Historic preservation

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Historic preservation

Encompasses a broad range of activities related to preservation and conservation of the built environment by physical and intellectual methods.

building preservation

The process of applying measures to maintain and sustain the existing materials, integrity, and form of a building, including its structure and building artifacts.
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The University of Oregon Museum of Natural History team, led by archaeologists Pat O'Grady and Chris Ruiz and historic preservationist Liz Carter, in partnership with Applegate House Heritage Arts and Education, conducted an archaeological dig on a site near the Charles Applegate House.
Subjects include self-identified artists, historians, medicine people, treaty rights activists, a geneologist, a tribal historic preservationist, environmentalists, and more.
Small towns used to set pace according to the sun and time keeping was a local affair: historic preservationist Howard Mansfield considers clocks, time, and vanished habits alike in a powerful assessment of the changing nature of both time and community.
The agreement allocates $1 million immediately to continue restoring Plum Orchard and offers a permanent increase in base funding to hire a historic preservationist and purchase necessary restoration supplies.
This feasibility study, funded in part through a Community Development Block Grant, will require existing conditions drawings, preliminary building floorplans, preliminary site plan, preliminary water and septic assessment, preliminary Section 106 review by a qualified historic preservationist, and a narrative scope of work sufficient to generate cost estimates.
Rowell Brokaw will lead a team that includes experts not only in urban design and landscape architecture but engineers, transportation planners, a fisheries biologist and a historic preservationist.
James Marston Fitch (1909-2000) was an American architect, critic, historian, climatologist, and historic preservationist.
According to historic preservationist Sandra Shapiro, the house reflects Warder's attention to detail, comfort, and utility.
Center row, middle: Inductee Cathy Cunningham of Helena-West Helena, a historic preservationist and community activist who helped develop the KIPP charter school program in the Arkansas Delta.
The scope of consulting services includes the following disciplines: Archeologist, Historian, Historic Architect, Historic Landscape Architect, Historic Engineer, Historic Preservationist, Historic Preservation Planner and Historic Preservation Contractor.
The building is an architectural symbol of the city's early reliance on the railroad for passenger and freight transport, according to Sally Donovan, a Hood River historic preservationist who prepared the city's application to list the building.
Black & white photographs, plans, and drawings illustrate text by architect and historic preservationist Garrison.

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