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Treasure


Treasure this opportunity…

… old buildings have inherent and unmistakable character, the type of character that only time can convey. Because they give us a sense of history and connect us to earlier generations of city life, people like them and like being around them… (Link to National Trust for Historic Preservation article)

… old buildings have inherent and unmistakable character, the type of character that only time can convey. Because they give us a sense of history and connect us to earlier generations of city life, people like them and like being around them… (Link to National Trust for Historic Preservation article)

… creative placemaking’s livability and economic development outcomes have the potential to radically change the future of American towns and cities… (Link to Markusen Economic Research Services and Metris Arts Consulting, 2010 paper)

… creative placemaking’s livability and economic development outcomes have the potential to radically change the future of American towns and cities… (Link to Markusen Economic Research Services and Metris Arts Consulting, 2010 paper)

… Older buildings are great incubators for entrepreneurship, innovation and experimentation. The opposite holds true when older buildings are demolished to make room for high-rise development… (Link to Now Toronto Magazine article)

… Older buildings are great incubators for entrepreneurship, innovation and experimentation. The opposite holds true when older buildings are demolished to make room for high-rise development… (Link to Now Toronto Magazine article)

… The good news is historic preservation is good for the economy. In the last fifteen years dozens of studies have been conducted throughout the United States, by different analysts, using different methodologies… (Link to Preserve America study)

… The good news is historic preservation is good for the economy. In the last fifteen years dozens of studies have been conducted throughout the United States, by different analysts, using different methodologies… (Link to Preserve America study)

… Across the nation, creative community members have saved their former churches from decay or obliteration by turning them into thriving art centers… (Link to National Trust for Historic Preservation article)

… Across the nation, creative community members have saved their former churches from decay or obliteration by turning them into thriving art centers… (Link to National Trust for Historic Preservation article)

Widely considered by many the “Bible” of the historic preservation movement. (Link to slideshare hosted by National Trust for Historic Preservation)

Widely considered by many the “Bible” of the historic preservation movement. (Link to slideshare hosted by National Trust for Historic Preservation)


Treasure this history…

The Beginning
(click for pdf)


 

Miscellaneous Stories:
A mix of everything from civil rights and social justice to antelopes and Sunday teetotalling!


 

Marriage and Anniversary Announcements


 

Vandalism in 1947!
A story that reached newspapers all around the United States!


 

Death Notices