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Vernacular Architecture and Landscape Architecture Resource Guide: Other Resources

This is a brief and selective guide to materials available in the Environmental Design Library.


Maps provide clues to ordinary buildings and sites and their changes over time. Plat maps, also called fire insurance maps, show a variety of details, including actual lot boundaries, special uses, building materials and building footprints.

Consult the Earth Sciences and Map Library for more resources.

Archival materials

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