January/February 2012 Table of Contents


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A Salute to U.S. Armories

Armories in Portland, Maine and Portland Ore., bookend a growing collection of historic armories being reinvented throughout the United States.

The “Queen Mary” Hotel Ship

One-time sovereign of the Atlantic, the Queen Mary now offers her signature comforts as a floating hotel.

The Secret to Staunton’s Success

Preservation efforts in the Staunton, Va., commercial district help redefine the city’s plan for economic growth.

New Life for an Original Dr. Pepper Plant

A former Dr. Pepper plant becomes a destination for shopping, dining, and the arts in a once forlorn neighborhood in Birmingham, Ala.

The Resurrection of Congressional Cemetery

A dedicated group of neighborhood residents, dog walkers, and all five branches of the military come together to save Congressional Cemetery in Washington, D.C.


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