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Historic Preservation - Technical Procedures

Spectitle:

Selected Reading On Ornamental Metal

Procedure code:

0570001S

Source:

Preservation Technology Source Book

Division:

Metals

Section:

Ornamental Metalwork

Last Modified:

02/24/2012

Details:

Selected Reading On Ornamental Metal



SELECTED READING ON ORNAMENTAL METAL


This standard includes a listing of some known sources that may be
referenced for additional information on specific issues relating
to this subject.


ARTICLES/PAPERS

-    Hughes, Lloyd, et. al.  "The Expanding World of Ornamental
         Metalwork."  Traditional Building, September/October
         1993, Vol. 6/No. 5, pp. 9-31.

-    Kahn, Eve M.  "Architectural Metalwork."  Traditional
         Building, November/December 1989, Vol. 2, No. 6, pp. 5-16.

-    Lief, Judity Siegel.  "Casting About for Custom Metal."
         Traditional Building, November/December 1991, Vol. 4, No.
         6, pp. 6-13.

-    Mack, Rhoda.  "Harmonic Proportion:  A Classical Basis for
         Metalwork Design."  Traditional Building,
         January/February 1994, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 9-21.

-    Ohlerking, Robert, and the OHJ technical staff.  "Cast Iron."
         The Old-House Journal, February 1980, pp. 13, 19-22.

-    Technical Staff, OHJ.  "Architectural Cast and Wrought Iron
         Work."  The Old-House Journal, January/February 1990, pp.
         20-29.

-    ________.  "Maintaining and Repairing Architectural Iron."
         The Old-House Journal, January/February 1990, pp. 22-27.

-    Technical Staff, TB.  "Sheetmetal Embellishments", and
         "Sheetmetal Ornament Sourcelist."  Traditional Building,
         March/April 1993, Vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 29-34.


-    Trelstad, Derek H.  "[Restoration Case Study:] The U.S. Realty
         and Trinity Buildings."  Building Renovation.
         September/October 1992, pp. 30-35.


BOOKS

-    Ashurst, John & Nicola.  Practical Building Conservation.
         Vol. 4:  Metals.  New York:  Halsted Press, 1988.

-    Belle, John, John R. Hoke, and Stephen A. Kliment, eds.
         Traditional Details for Building Restoration, Renovation,
         and Rehabilitation; From the 1932-1951 Editions of
         "Architectural Graphic Standards".  New York:  John Wiley
         & Sons, Inc., 1991.

-    Gayle, Margot, David W. Look, and John G. Waite.  Metals in
         America's Historic Buildings.  Washington, D.C.:  U.S.
         Department of the Interior, 1980, rev. 1992.

-    Weaver, Martin E., with F. G. Matero.  Conserving Buildings:
         Guide to Techniques and Materials.  New York:  John Wiley
         & Sons, Inc., 1993.


OTHER REFERENCES

-    Bleekman, III, George M., et. al.  "Twentieth Century Building
         Materials:  1900-1950:  An Annotated Bibliography."
         Washington, D.C.:  Preservation Assistance Division,
         National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior;
         and, Murfreesboro, TN:  Middle Tennessee State
         University, 1993.

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