1. General Information On Building Materials And Construction Practices

Churchill, Allen L., and Wickenden, Leonard. The House-Owner's Book. New York: Funk & Wagnalls Co., 1928. Brief discussion of building materials and construction practices (pp. 1-95).

Davison, Robert L. "New Construction Methods," Architectural Record, LXVI (October, 1929), 362-85.

Gray, Greta. House and Home. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Co., 1923. Materials and construction (pp. 60-89).

Gries, John M. Construction. National Bureau of Economic Research, "Recent Economic Changes," I, 219-54. New York: McGraw-Hill Book Co., 1929.

Hering, Oswald C. Economy in Home Building. New York: Robert M. Mc-Bride & Co., 1924.

Holden, Arthur C., and Associates. Pocket Guide to Good Construction. New York: Printed and distributed by the Devinne-Hallenbeck Co. for Own Your Own Home Exposition, Inc., 1927. Pp. 47.

House Beautiful Building Annual, 1926. (Out of print.) Boston: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1926.

Knobloch, Philip G. "What the Specifications Really Say," Small Home, April-December, 1930.

Discusses concrete, masonry, carpentry, and millwork, interior woodwork, roofing, sheet metal, tile, and other subjects.

Perkins, Nelson S. How To Judge a House. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Committee on Wood Utilization. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1931. Pp. 85.

Phelan, Vincent B. The Care and Repair of the Home. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Division of Building and Housing. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1931.

Taylor, James S. New Trends in Home Design. Washington: Bureau of Standards, 1929. Pp. 25.

Mimeographed copy of an address before the National Association of Real Estate Boards, Boston, Mass., June 26, 1929.

Tucker, Milton. Buying an Honest House. Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1930. Information on materials and construction practices.

U.S. Bureau of Standards. List of Published Material Relating to Home Building and Maintenance. Mimeographed Letter Circ. 287. Washington: The Bureau, 1930. Pp. 21.

_______Materials for the Household. Circular of the Bureau of Standards, No.

70. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1917. Pp. 259.

Discusses brick, hollow tile, floor tile, stucco, cement, concrete, and woods, with description of kinds of wood, moisture absorption, and durability (pp. 14-114).

_______Recommended Minimum Requirements for Masonry Wall Construction.

Washington: Government Printing Office, 1925. Pp. 57.

_______Recommended Minimum Requirements for Small Dwelling Construction.

Washington: Government Printing Office, 1923. Pp. 108.

Veiller, Lawrence. A Model Housing Law. New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 1920.

Walsh, Harold Vandervoort. The Construction of the Small House. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1923.

White, Charles Elmer, Jr. Successful Houses and How To Build Them. New York: Macmillan Co., 1927.

Publications on materials and construction may be obtained also from American Face Brick Association, 130 N. Wells St., Chicago, Ill.; Celotex Co., Chicago; Common Brick Manufacturers' Association, 2121 Guarantee Title Bldg., Cleveland, Ohio; Portland Cement Association, 33 W. Grand Ave., Chicago, Ill.; Weyerhauser Forest Products, Merchants National Bank Bldg., St. Paul, Minn.; and Copper and Brass Research Association, 25 Broadway, New York City, and from many other manufacturers of materials.