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[Retro Roadmap] The Haines Shoe House in Hallam, Pa.

[Retro Roadmap] The Haines Shoe House in Hallam, Pa.
Haines Shoe House, a fun example of programmatic architecture, has been a York County landmark since 1948.

[Preservation Tips & Tools] Seven Steps to Plan a Heritage Trail

[Preservation Tips & Tools] Seven Steps to Plan a Heritage Trail
Heritage trails are great ways to experience an area's history in a fun, personal way. Here are tips for creating...

Welcome to the Future: Meet The New York State Pavilion, Our Newest National Treasure

Welcome to the Future: Meet The New York State Pavilion, Our Newest National Treasure
Tour the National Trust's newest National Treasure for the 50th anniversary of the 1964-65 World's Fair.

What Life Is Like Inside Not One, Not Two, But Three National Historic Landmarks

What Life Is Like Inside Not One, Not Two, But Three National Historic Landmarks
William Tyre of Chicago's Glessner House Museum reflects on the impact that National Historic Landmarks have had on...

Help Save Our National Treasures

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National Treasures are historic places that tell the American story – and they need your help. From beloved schoolhouses to inspiring monuments, from ancient sites to modern masterpieces, thousands of these icons are endangered as never before. Join our National Treasures campaign and help us save these irreplaceable gems. Learn more about National Treasures ››