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  • Macmillan Encyclopedia of Architects. New York : Free Press ; London : Collier Macmillan, c1982. , v. 4, p. 230
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  • Kathrens, Michael C. American Splendor, The Residential Architecture of Horace Trumbauer, Acanthus Press, New York, 2002
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  • Cotter, John, Daniel G. Roberts, Michael Parrington, The Buried Past An Archaelogical History of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, 1992, p. 71
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  • King, Moses. Philadelphia and Notable Philadelphians. New York: Blanchard Press, Isaac H. Blanchard Co., 1901., p. 87
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  • Philadelphia Real Estate Record and Builders' Guide, v. 13, n. 19, p. 289, 5/11/1898
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  • Philadelphia Real Estate Record and Builders' Guide, v. 25, n. 45, 11/9/1910
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  • AIA/T-Square Yearbook, 1931
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    Membership: Philadelphia Chapter, AIA, Member

     
  • AIA/T-Square Yearbook, 1931
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    Membership: T-Square Club, Member

     
  • International Dictionary of Architects and Architecture. London: St. James Press, , 1993
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  • Branam, Alfred, Jr. Newport's Favorite Architects. Long Island City, NY: Classical America, 1976.
     
  • Brownlee, David Bruce. Building the City Beautiful : The Benjamin Franklin Parkway and the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Philadelphia, Pa. : The Museum : Distributed by the University of Pennsylvania Press, c1989.
     
  • "Cabot's Creosote Shingle Stains." American Architect and Buildings News (4 February 1893): ix. (advertisement including an illustration of the young Trumbauer's work)
     
  • Gebhard, David. 200 Years of American Architectural Drawing New York : Whitney Library of Design for the Architectural League of New York and the American Federation of Arts, 1977.
     
  • Greber, Jacques. L'Architecture aux Etats-Unis. Paris: Payot, 1920.
     
  • Jordy, William H. Buildings on Paper : Rhode Island Architectural Drawings, 1825-1945. Providence, R.I. : Bell Gallery, List Art Center, Brown University, 1982.
     
  • "Horace Trumbauer Funeral." Evening Public Ledger (20 September 1938) (Lists the honorary pall bearers)
     
  • Maher, James T. The Twilight of Splendour. Boston: Little, Brown, 1975.
     
  • National Cyclopedia of American Biography 28: 440-441.
     
  • "A New Influence in the Architecture of Philadelphia." Architectural Record 15 (February 1904): 93-121.
     
  • Obituary: Architectural Forum 70 (January-June 1939): 46; Evening Public Ledger (19 September 1938); New York Times (20 September 1938); Philadelphia Inquirer (19 September 1938); Philadelphia Record (20 September 1938).
     
  • Platt, Frederick. "Horace Trumbauer: A Life in Architecture." Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography 125 (October 2001): 315-349.
     
  • Platt, Frederick. "Horace Trumbauer: Collector of Architectural Books." Art Documentation 19 (Spring 2000): 26-30.
     
  • Platt, Frederick. "Horace Trumbauer in Abington." Old York Road Historical Society Bulletin 43 (1983): 49-61.
     
  • Platt, Frederick. "Horace Trumbauer in Hatboro and the Morelands." Old York Road Historical Society Bulletin 42 (1982): 22-28.
     
  • Platt, Frederick. "Horace Trumbauer in Jenkintown." Old York Road Historical Society Bulletin 44 (1984): 13-26.
     
  • Platt, Frederick. "Horace Trumbauer in Melrose Park." Old York Road Historical Society Bulletin 48 (1988): 18-22.
     
  • Platt, Frederick. "Horace Trumbauer in Radnor." Radnor Historical Society Bulletin 4 (1987): 4-13.
     
  • Platt, Frederick. "Horace Trumbauer in Rydal and Meadowbrook." Old York Road Historical Society Bulletin 41 (1981): 13-23.
     
  • Platt, Frederick. "Horace Trumbauer in Villanova." Radnor Historical Society Bulletin 4, no. 8 (1988): 9-19.
     
  • Platt, Frederick. "Horace Trumbauer in Wayne and St. Davids." Radnor Historical Society Bulletin 4 (1986): 8-13.
     
  • Platt, Frederick. "Horace Trumbauer in Wyncote." Old York Road Historical Society Bulletin 45 (1985: 22-34.
     
  • Platt, Frederick. "Horace Trumbauer's Later Works in Glenside." Old York Road Historical Society Bulletin 40 (1980): 3-11.
     
  • Platt, Frederick. "Horace Trumbauer's Mansions in Elkins Park." Bulletin of the Historical Society of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania 30 (Spring 1997): 252-299.
     
  • Platt, Frederick. "Horace Trumbauer's Other Works in Elkins Park." Old York Road Historical Society Bulletin 47 (1987): 22-32.
     
  • Samuel T. Freeman & Co. The Architectural Library of the Late Horace Trumbauer. Philadelphia: 1939.
     
  • Stein, Susan. "The Country Estate Architecture of Horace Trumbauer." B.A. thesis, Beaver College, 1974.
     
  • Thomas, George. "Horace Trumbauer (1868-1938)" in Philadelphia: Three Centuries of American Art. Philadelphia: Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1976.
     
  • Tifft, Susan E. "Out of the Shadows," Smithsonian 35, No. 11 (February 2005), 100-106.
     
  • Wallerstein, Andrew M. "Horace Trumbauer, Elkins Park, and Classicism." Classical America 4 (1977): 115-124.
     

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