Selected Reading On Metal Windows

Procedure code:
850001R
Source:
Preservation Technology Source Book
Division:
Doors And Windows
Section:
Metal Windows
Last Modified:
08/15/2016

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

English Heritage. Metal Windows. Framing Options 3. London: English Heritage, 1997.

  • Fisher, Charles E.  "Windows No. 1:  Planning Approaches to  Window Preservation."  Preservation Tech Notes.  Washington, D.C.:  Preservation Assistance Division,  National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior; and, Atlanta:  Georgia Institute of Technology, 1984.  
  • Fisher, Charles E.  "Windows No. 2:  Installing Insulating Glass in Existing Steel Windows."  Preservation Tech Notes. Washington, D.C.:  Preservation Assistance Division, National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior; and, Atlanta:  Georgia Institute of Technology, 1984.  
  • Fisher, Charles E.  "Windows No. 12:  Aluminum Replacements for Steel         Industrial Sash."  Preservation Tech Notes.  Washington, D.C.:  Preservation Assistance Division, National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior; and, Atlanta:  Georgia Institute of Technology, 1986.  fFisher, Charles E., and Christina Henry.  "Windows No. 15: Interior Storms for Steel Casement Windows."  Preservation Tech Notes.  Washington, D.C.:  Preservation         Assistance Division, National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior; and, Atlanta:  Georgia Institute of Technology, 1986.
  • McConkey, James. "Rotten Window Sills."  The Old-House Journal, January 1980, pp. 7-8.
  • Muchenfuss, Laura A., and Charles E. Fisher.  "Windows No. 5: Interior Metal Storm Windows."  Preservation Tech Notes.  Washington, D.C.:  Preservation Assistance Division,  National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior; and, Atlanta:  Georgia Institute of Technology, 1984
  • Park, Sharon C.  "(The) Repair and Thermal Upgrading of Historic Steel Windows."  Preservation Briefs #13. Washington, D.C.:  U.S. Department of the Interior, 1985.  Powers, Robert M. Repair and Retrofitting Industrial Steel Windows.  Preservation Tech Notes. Windows No. 17. Washington, DC: NPS, 1989.
  • Randl, Chad.  Repairing Steel Casement Windows. Preservation Tech Notes. Windows No. 19. Washington, DC: NPS, 2002.
  • Staveteig, Kaaren. Maintenance and Repair of Historic Aluminum Windows. Preservation Tech Notes.  Windows No. 22. Washington, DC: NPS, 2008.
  • Trelstad, Derek H.  "[Restoration Case Study:] The U.S. Realty and Trinity Buildings."  Building Renovation.  September/October 1992, pp. 30-35.
  • Zingman-Leith, Elan.  "Historic Metal Windows, Their Architectural History."  The Old-House Journal, November 1986, pp. 422-424.

Books

  • 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.

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.
Last Reviewed 2016-08-15