Tag: historic preservation

Historic Preservation Advocate Joyce Matz Dies at 92

Matz’s successful campaigns include the 1978 landmark designation of the interior of Town Hall in New York’s theatre district and St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church.

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Lawsuit: NJ tore down historic Bellmawr house ‘intentionally’

The Camden County Historical Society alleges New Jersey tore down the historic house intentionally.

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MARCH Sponsors New Certificate Program in Historic Preservation

An innovative new program offers participants a unique opportunity to learn the processes and techniques of historic preservation.

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Women’s History Featured in Latest Issue of The Public Historian

The May 2017 issue of The Public Historianlooks at how women’s history is represented in public.

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Cemeteries and Historic Preservation: Workshop and Tour of The Woodlands and Mount Moriah Cemetery

Workshop participants will learn about Philadelphia’s rural cemeteries, as well as how to assess a cemetery’s preservation needs and possible treatments.

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Register Now for Spring Historic Preservation Classes

A new ten-week course in American Architectural History begins in February. Reserve your seat today for the class and other one-day workshops.

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Rutgers University Center for Urban Policy Research Releases Annual Report on Economic Impact of Federal Historic Tax Credit

Projects certified through the National Park Service’s Federal Historic Preservation Tax Incentives Program in Fiscal Year 2015 contributed more than $9.4 billion in output in terms of goods and services to the U.S. economy, and added $4.8 billion in gross domestic product, according to an analysis by the Rutgers University Center for Urban Policy Research.

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