The Revival of Dresden (Advances in Architecture Series,)

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Our friends at the Olympia Historical Society & Bigelow House Museum also offer a wealth of information on our city’s past, including interactive maps and historical photos. This research was made possible through Grant MT-2210-7-NC-24 from the National Center ... He is also the author of The Architecture of the Classical Interior (Norton) and a contributor to The Elements of Classical Architecture (Norton).

Saving Monticello

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But the relationship between postwar architecture and preservation is anything but black and white: Many leading preservationists, inconveniently enough, still hold an active grudge against modern architecture. Database consists of descriptions only - you do no have access to the actual documents. He's pictured here (at left) with fellow F. Preservationist, licensed house inspector, and DIY expert Ron Tanner will offer a slide show that illustrates several projects he and his wife undertook as they restored an 1897 Baltimore brownstone -- condemned property, which was a wrecked former frat. house -- and then restored an early Victorian farm house that hadn't been altered since 1959.

In The Shadow of Saint Stephen

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The Florida Trust for Historic Preservation, Inc., a non-profit organization located in Tallahassee, with more than 1600 members statewide, is seeking an Executive Director. Many homes were purchased by Italian-American families, a number of whom made a living by using their homes as stores. In 1889, two forest rangers, Than Wilkerson and Hank Tuttle, had just landed themselves the job of patrolling the newly established forest reserve in western Montana’s Bitterroot Valley.

Democracy Restored: A History of the Georgia State Capitol

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The aim of the Trust is to preserve or enhance the character or appearance of the Site's special architectural or historic interest. We are in the continuous process of building a wealth of information that provides access to suppliers who specialize in resources and services for period restoration, references for education and accuracy in restoration projects, as well as various interest pieces." Homeowner Assistance Programs Home repair, rehab loans, and homebuyer programs Landlord-Tenant Services Dispute resolution programs, training and referrals Tax and License Pay B&O taxes, establish or renew a business license Dining and Nightlife Find dining options, pubs and night spots Farmers Market Plan a trip to purchase fresh, local produce, and goods Golfing Book a tee time, find a game, or schedule lessons Greater Tacoma Convention & Trade Center Plan your next meeting, conference, or event Special Events View Tacoma's major events, festivals, and activities Tacoma Dome Get information on upcoming concerts, events, and more Tacoma Rainiers Check out the Rainers team roster, schedule, and stats

40 Years World Heritage Convention (Heritage Studies)

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Transportation of produce would be by mule, burro or ox cart. It is ironic, Bluestone added, that the building would have made a wonderful student dormitory promoting social interaction in the interior "street," which was lacking in the tall 20th-century high-rise dorms on campus. While the highest-style examples of modern architecture in the United States typically date to the early- and mid-20th centuries, Modernism continued to influence everyday and vernacular design well into the late 20th century.

Lost Mansions: Essays on the Destruction of the Country

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Any time you have questions, feel free to contact the Historic Preservation office at 859.655.6347. All members have demonstrated interest in historic preservation. Shotgun houses were often built by African-Americans, but this functional, Africa and the Caribbean islands. Whether making a direct copy of an existing casting, or carving a new master pattern, we can help you finish your historic restoration with the parts you need.

Rem Koolhaas: Unveiling The Prada Foundation

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Houses in the Second Empire style are essentially defined by this distinctive roof type, with other detailing reflecting a number of different fashions (most commonly Italianate details) or even a combination of several different styles. In addition to a short biographical sketch, a partial list of credited buildings is provided in PDF format. In order to do that, we save old woodwork and hardware from old buildings on the verge of demolition. If you are concerned about changes to a threatened historic building you would like to protect, your first step is to determine whether or not that building exists in a federally designated historic district overseen by a HARB.

Save America's Windows: Caring for older and historic wood

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Including essays on technical aspects such as improving energy efficiency... more... Designed by Mies van der Rohe in 1945 and constructed in 1951, the Farnsworth House is a vital part of American iconography, an exemplary representation of both the International Style of architecture as well as the modern movement’s desire to juxtapose the sleek, streamline design of Modern structure with the organic environment of the surrounding nature.

Chinese Bridges: Living Architecture from China's Past

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The book also serves to put in perspective how we view historic preservation. The Cathedral was constructed in the 1930s during a period of heavy pollution in Pittsburgh, PA. Think of someone encountering the great pyramids of Giza, or a Native American pueblo for the first time. The Curator?s roles will include developing and implementing strategic initiatives;... Logan Square Preservation is a non-profit community organization dedicated to educating citizens about architecture, history and beautification.

Structural Studies, Repairs and Maintenance of Heritage

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And A Big Thank You to all of our wonderful Home Owners, Docents and Volunteers........ The Manchester Historical Society in Manchester, CT seeks a part-time Executive Director to effect long-term vitality of the organization by implementing the strategic initiatives of the organization,... ORG to register for the program: (1) A completed registration form, which can be obtained online. (2) A resume or short bio including education, professional interests, and community involvement, demonstrating an established interest in the subject matter. (3) A $500 deposit payable by check or money order to Cubanow.org, or by credit card Send complete registration packet by fax or mail with $500 deposit to: We strongly advise that interested individuals visit our web site at www.cubanow.org regularly.