Stories

  • Back Story: History's Documentarian

    November 1, 2012

    Ken Burns has been preserving America's history for more than 20 years

  • National Treasures Restoration on High

    November 1, 2012

    One year after the unusual East Coast earthquake, Washington National Cathedral staff have completed stabilization of the structure and are ready to begin the long process of rebuilding

  • Sangre De Cristo

    July 1, 2012

    The history of three cultures set against pristine, unforgettable landscapes in Colorado's southernmost National Heritage Area

  • Newport

    July 1, 2012

    This Rhode Island town has more than just the mansions that made I famous

  • Gaining Steam

    July 1, 2012

    A Spokane Steam Plant's Transformation to Neighborhood Eatery

  • Encore Performance

    July 1, 2012

    Historic black theaters across the country embrace a second act

  • The Part He Was Born to Play

    July 1, 2012

    Before he played characters such as Serge in Beverly Hills Cop or Balki on the '80s sitcom Perfect Strangers, actor Bronson Pinchot was honing a different kind of craft: historic restoration. As a child, Pinchot fixed up an old shed behind his 1920s hou

  • Homer's Aerie

    July 1, 2012

    The historic studio where Winslow Homer lived and worked is about to open to the public

  • The Preservationist's New Superpowers

    July 1, 2012

    Technologies such as ground-penetrating radar, thermal imaging, laser mapping, photogrammetry, and geographic information systems are aiding efforts to save historic places

  • Stealing Home

    July 1, 2012

    A Group of Detroiters Works to Maintain the Former Site of Tiger Stadium

  • Partners in Preservation 2012 Partners in Preservation: New York City

    June 19, 2012

    American Express and the National Trust for Historic Preservation are pleased to announce that 16 historic places in New York City will receive grants as part of Partners in Preservation’s $3 million commitment to preservation efforts in the area.

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