Preservation in the News - March 27, 2012
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Marine Stadium Initiative Moves Forward
Another boost to save and restore Marine Stadium came from the National Trust for Historic Preservation (NTHP) which named the Stadium a National Treasure. "National Treasures" are irreplaceable, critically threatened places across the country where...
Tampa Preservation Targets Historic Homes, Hosts Workshop
Alexis Quinn Chamberlain 03/27/12
“We've rehabilitated many homes in the area, including the revitalization of a 20-block area which we received an award from the National Trust of Historic Preservation for,” Prieur says. “Now that many of the historic neighborhoods have very strong...
Keys to Halcyon House Passed to S&R Foundation
Robert Devaney 03/27/12
Outlet: The Georgetowner
Sculptor John Dreyfuss, who led the renovation and reconstruction work during the 1980s and 1990s at the house and its gardens, as well as building a lower studio and hall, received an award from the National Trust for Historic Preservation for his e...
World Heritage City Chicago
Vince Michael 03/27/12
Outlet: Time Tells
Last Saturday, Irena Bakova, Director-General of UNESCO, was in Chicago for a meet-and-greet with local heritage conservation professionals, and last night ICOMOS Director Gustavo Araoz spoke as part of the Chicago Modern: More Than Mies series, pres...
Group brands Panhandle Inn 'endangered' | Amarillo Globe-News
Karen Welch 03/27/12
Outlet: Amarillo Globe-News - Online
Preservation Texas, a partner of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, named the Panhandle Inn to its 2012 Texas Most Endangered Places List, which “highlights historic places that were once commonly found around Texas and that are almost gon...
Saving the National Cathedral
Sean Randall 03/27/12
Outlet: The Georgetown Dish
The National Trust for Historic Preservation has declared that this national treasure is critically threatened. Currently the Cathedral is running on a very lean budget. Due to the economic downturn over the last decade the Cathedral’s endowment has...