Support SAH

Guardian Building (credit David Schalliol)

Donor Recognition

The SAH Board and staff thanks its donors for their support of our mission and educational programs during Fiscal Year 2019 (October 1, 2018–September 30, 2019).

Ways to Support SAH

SAH Archipedia
: SAH Archipedia is an open access, authoritative online encyclopedia of the U.S. built environment organized by the Society of Architectural Historians and the University of Virginia Press. It contains histories, photographs, and maps for over 20,000 structures and places.

Buildings of the United States (BUS): Developed by SAH, Buildings of the United States is a series of thoroughly illustrated state-by-state reference and guidebooks on the architecture of the United States. Written by local and national scholars, the books provide an authoritative, detailed history of American architecture from past to present. To date, 25 books in the series have been published.

Charnley-Persky House Museum Fund
Designed by Louis Sullivan with assistance from his junior draftsman, Frank Lloyd Wright, the Charnley-Persky House (1891-1892) is recognized as a pivotal work of modern American architecture and serves as the Chicago headquarters of the Society of Architectural Historians. Donations support ongoing maintenance and restoration efforts of this National Historic Landmark.

SAH Annual Fund
Unrestricted gifts to the Annual Fund provide help SAH carry out its overall work and programming. Annual Fund contributions also help us maintain affordable membership and conference fees. 

Planned Gifts
Making a planned gift to the Society of Architectural Historians helps ensure the future of SAH, and establishes your legacy as well. Planned Gifts can take many forms, including bequests, contributions from retirement funds, charitable trust disbursements, and more. Planned giving maximizes the tax benefits of your charitable giving while allowing you to make a gift you may not have thought possible. To make a planned gift to SAH, please contact Pauline Saliga at, or Carolyn Garrett at or 312-573-1365.


SAH thanks The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation
for its operating support.
Society of Architectural Historians
1365 N. Astor Street
Chicago, Illinois 60610
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