- 1860-1890 (Whiffen)
- 1870-1890 (Blumenson)
- 1870-1910 (McAlester)
A loosely defined catchall word. The architecture of the Industrial Revolution was largely coincidental with the reign of Victoria (1837-1901), which spanned from carpenter Greek Revival to the steel-framed skyscraper. May refer to any of the following styles:
- Folk Victorian
- High Victorian Gothic
- Victorian Gothic
- Victorian Romanesque
- Victorian Italianate House Styles (1840-1885)
- Victorian Queen Anne House Styles (1880-1910). Towers, turrets, wrap around porches and other fanciful details.
- Victorian Stick & Eastlake House Styles (1860-1890). Trusses and stickwork suggest medieval building techniques.
- Baker, John Milnes. American House Styles: A Concise Guide. New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company, Ltd., 2002.
- Blumenson, John J.G. Identifying American Architecture: A Pictorial Guide for Styles and Terms, 1600-1945. Nashville: American Association for State and Local History, 1981.
- McAlester, Virginia. A Field Guide to American Houses: The Definitive Guide to Identifying and Understanding America’s Domestic Architecture. New York, NY: Knopf, 2015.
Also see Architecture / Style index.