Stories

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Canal Quarters

    November 1, 2012

    Restored lockhouses along the C&O Canal give guests an opportunity to step back in time

  • Reel Places Encore Performance

    July 1, 2012

    Historic black theaters across the country embrace a second act

  • Sangre De Cristo

    July 1, 2012

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

  • 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.

  • Wright Here in Mason City

    April 1, 2012

    Everything's up to date at the last standing Frank Lloyd Wright hotel

  • Modern Architecture Off Miami's Beaten Path

    April 1, 2012

    Traces of Florida's heritage abound in some of its earliest structures, Mediterranean Revival masterpeices, and Cuban-influenced Modernist icons

  • Partners in Preservation 2011 Partners in Preservation: Twin Cities

    November 15, 2011

    American Express and the National Trust for Historic Preservation are pleased to announce that 13 Twin Cities area historic sites will receive grants as part of Partners in Preservation’s $1 million commitment to preservation efforts in the area.

  • Partners in Preservation 2010 Partners in Preservation: Seattle-Puget Sound

    May 13, 2010

    American Express and the National Trust for Historic Preservation are pleased to announce that 11 Seattle-Puget Sound area historic sites will receive grants as part of Partners in Preservation’s $1 million commitment to preservation efforts in the area.

  • Partners in Preservation 2009 Partners in Preservation: Greater Boston

    June 16, 2009

    In 2009, American Express and the National Trust for Historic Preservation selected twenty-five sites of historical, cultural and aesthetic significance in Greater Boston as candidates for the Partners in Preservation program.

  • Partners in Preservation 2008 Partners in Preservation: New Orleans

    May 13, 2008

    In April 2008, American Express and the National Trust for Historic Preservation announced that nine New Orleans historic sites had been selected to participate in the New Orleans Partners in Preservation program as part of American Express’ $400,000 commitment to preservation efforts in New Orleans.

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