In partnership with the Archaeological Society of Delaware, the Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs is seeking informal, interdisciplinary presentations on archaeology and cultures of the Delaware Valley that are to be presented at “The Early Colonial Delaware Valley–An…
The American Battlefield Protection Program (ABPP) has awarded $1.359 million in grants to 21 projects. The monies will be used in the preservation and protection of battlefield lands in 14 states.
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Preservation New Jersey announced its annual list of the 10 most endangered sites last week in Trenton; the twentieth such list since 1995.
While most of my blogs have focused on the interconnectedness between outdoor recreation and historical preservation and awareness, especially in areas that have helped restore towns or villages, such as in Cold Spring, New York, never did I imagine that…
From Preservation Pennsylvania: Preservation Pennsylvania announced the recipients of its 2013 Historic Preservation Awards. The awards are presented to individuals and organizations in recognition of significant contributions to the field of historic preservation. A. Roy Smith, F. Otto Haas Award…
From The Historic Preservation Office of Washington D.C.: The Historic Preservation Office of Washington D.C. has released another installment of its Citywide and Ward Heritage Publications. Ward 7 Heritage Guide: A Discussion of Ward Seven Cultural and Heritage Resources is the second…
From NJDEP Historic Preservation Office: The New Jersey Historic Preservation Office and Preservation New Jersey announced this week that New Jersey’s Comprehensive Statewide Historic Preservation Plan has been finalized. It explores and evaluates New Jersey’s history of preservation and presents a unified…