May/June 2008 Table of Contents


cover of May/June 2008 issue of Preservation magazine

The Modernist Manifesto
Why buildings from our recent past are in peril, and why saving them is so ­crucial.
By Paul Goldberger     

Online Extra: A Word on Modernism and the National Trust for Historic Preservation

20th-Century Journey: Timeline of modernist landmarks

Online Extra: Add Your Favorite Modern Landmarks

What Is Modernism? 
By Sudip Bose

Palm Springs Eternal
The Rat Pack may be gone, but this modernist oasis in the California desert is hip again—and facing questions about its future.
By Eric Wills

Online Extra: Our guide to Palm Springs

Air Age Gothic
The U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado features an unparalleled collection of modernist buildings. But the challenges of preserving them can seem daunting.
By David Hill  

Icons at Risk
Pearlroth House • New York State Pavilion • Florida Southern CollegeBlue Cross/Blue Shield BuildingCurran O'Toole BuildingBuilding 521AstrodomePilgrim Baptist ChurchParkmerced

Online Extra: Paul Rudolph's Riverview High School


Editor's Note 

President's Note

Your Trust
Now Presenting ... the 20th Century • Arnold Berke's Trust Me  

Gaga Over Googie? • Who's News • Paradise Lost • Transitions 

Modernism Abroad: Tel Aviv

Online Extra: Inside Tel Aviv

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