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Historic Preservation Workshop: Make the Most of Your Historic District

Structures reports and national register documents provide a wealth of information, but how can you take the next steps to bring a historic district to life?

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Historic Preservation Workshop at Rutgers-Camden

This one-day workshop is designed for volunteer and professional stewards of historic properties looking to improve the preservation and interpretation of their site.

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Redevelopment Achieves Mixed Results at Historic Site in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Bethlehem Steel 2016. Photograph courtesy of Howard Gillette.

Chloe Taft’s book From Steel to Slots: Casino Capitalism in the Postindustrial City opens new avenues for evaluating the redevelopment of the massive steel manufacturing site in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, following the plant’s shutdown in 1995. In the years leading up to the 2009 opening of the Sands Casino in that spot, MARCH invested in the effort to realize an historical interpretation of the site.

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Preservation Workshop: Caring for a Historic House

For National Historic Preservation Month, a preservation workshop led by Tudor Place Facilities Manager Sam Young will explore preservation challenges that may confront owners of this or any historic home.

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Save the Historic Hugg-Harrison-Glover House

The last surviving connection to Bellmawr, New Jersey’s colonial past, the historic brick building is in danger of being demolished. Find out how you can help save it.

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Museum of Early Trades and Crafts Restoration Project

The Museum of Early Trades and Crafts in Madison, New Jersey. Photo taken from the museum's website.

The first phase of a multi-year preservation project for the Museum of Early Trades and Crafts, located in Madison, New Jersey, was completed on February 4, 2016.

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Preserving and Progress Discussion in DC

Mayor Muriel Bowser and DC Office of Planning will host a discussion about the importance of preservation on January 26, 2016.

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