Stories

  • Defending Brutalism

    January 1, 2013

    The Uncertain Future of Modernist Concrete Structures

  • Preservation Magazine Back Story: Revealing a Painful Past

    January 1, 2013

    In addition to playing Mr. Sulu in the original cast of "Star Trek," George Takei has done movies, voice-over work, and reality TV. But it was the years he spent imprisoned with his family and other Japanese Americans during World War II that fuel his passion.

  • Travel Itinerary: Tucson

    January 1, 2013

    Explore Tucson's historic accommodations, restaurants, and activities.

  • A Grand Tour

    January 1, 2013

    Assistant Editor Lauren Walser zig-zagged 4,500 miles across the country in just 16 days and learned that historic hotels were the best way to delve into the histories of the cities and towns she visited.

  • There's No Place Like Home

    January 1, 2013

    Entrepreneur Chuck Comeau relocated his international luxury furnishings company to the rural Kansas town where he grew up and learned preservation isn't just a way to celebrate community'it's good for business, too.

  • Modern Architecture Discovering Dart

    January 1, 2013

    After learning the lakefront "tear down" they purchased was designed by an important Modernist architect, members of one Chicago family find their inner preservationists.

  • Online Exclusive: Tucson Itinerary Map

    January 1, 2013

    Check out an interactive Google map for Tucson's recommended historic sites.

  • Worth Its Salt

    November 1, 2012

    The packed bar and cozy interior belie this bistro's origins as a mortuary

  • Travel Itinerary: St. Louis

    November 1, 2012

    Gateway to the West has a rich history spanning four centuries of architecture and culture

  • Lucky Whaler

    November 1, 2012

    Restoring the Last American Whaling Ship

  • Back Story: History's Documentarian

    November 1, 2012

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

  • National Treasures The Road to the Rosenwalds

    November 1, 2012

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