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Recording Historic Structures

by John A. Burns

Recording Historic Structures Synopsis

This new edition of the definitive guide to recording America's built environment provides a detailed reference to the recording methods and techniques that are fundamental tools for examining any existing structure. Edited by the Deputy Chief of the Historic American Building Survey/Historic American Engineering Record , this revised edition includes in formation on recent technological advances such as laser scanning, new case studies, and expanded material on the documentation of historic landscapes.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780471273806
Publication date: 17th November 2003
Author: John A. Burns
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 320 pages
Categories: Architecture,

About John A. Burns

JOHN A. BURNS, FAIA, is a deputy chief and principal architect of HABS/HAER/HALS. He has lectured and written extensively on topics related to historic buildings, including the technologies of architectural and engineering documentation. HABS/HAER/HALS are part of the National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior. The programs document important architecture, engineering structures, industrial sites, and landscapes throughout the U.S. and its territories. The HABS/HAER/HALS collections are archived at the Library of Congress and are also available at

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