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Architecture 110: Social and Cultural Factors in Environmental Design: Archives & Historical Societies

A strategic bibliographic guide for UC Berkeley students (in particular, students in Architecture 110/210 and Landscape Architecture 140) researching social, cultural, and psychological factors in environmental design.

Archives

An archive is a collection containing original records, documents, images, drawings, correspondence, or other materials. For a researcher, archives are a treasure house of primary resources. See Archival Collections and Primary Source Databases for additional archival sources.


Using archival materials For information on locating and using archives and special collections, see these research guides.:


Finding archival materials

Selected archival collections in California

Historical Societies

Finding historical societies

Selected local historical societies

Many community libraries have rich local history collections.

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