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Restoring a 30 x 42 Barn Frame - Our Latest Endeavor

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Despite winter’s encroachment here in northern New England, we’ve been hard at work at… 786 more words

Green Mountain Timber Frames

Just Saying: Governor Dayton, No!...Civil War Paintings, Stay!!!

The 3rd Minnesota marches into Little Rock, Arkansas in 1862. Notice the symbolism of having the African American child in the very forefront of painting. The artist was saying, “It is about him.”  650 more words

Just Saying

Red Banner Textile Factory: File under "Real Estate"

ICOMOS Asks the Smolny to Reconsider Project for Redeveloping Red Banner Factory
September 2, 2016

Russian and German specialists from the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) have published… 358 more words


A Neighborhood Fights For a Landmark

4th Avenue in South Brooklyn isn’t anybody’s favorite road, not to drive on, certainly not to walk on, nor even – let’s be honest – to live alongside. 885 more words

Raising a Failing Preservation Grade

Historical preservation, while not often the highest priority in politics, is important for preserving and restoring the cultural landscape of an area. In this, Arcadia is failing. 18 more words

Katta Hules

Where My Photography Began

In going through photos for a recent project, I came across this image. I sighed and smiled. It brought back tons of memories of this place I grew to love. 525 more words

Christena's Photography

Sea to Rising Sea: ProjectARCC at the Keeping History Above Water Conference

Our tour of the coastal Point neighborhood in Newport, Rhode Island covered colonial history, architecture, and a recent neighborhood concern: flooding. Heavy rainfall and storm surges in Narragansett Bay flood the streets and the basements of houses, leading some homeowners to raise the foundations of their centuries-old homes.   556 more words