Historic Preservation Third Edition An Introduction to Its History Principles and Practice Third edition

Historic Preservation  Third Edition  An Introduction to Its History  Principles  and Practice  Third edition
Author: Norman Tyler,Ilene R. Tyler,Ted J. Ligibel
Release: 2018-10-16
Editor: W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 384
ISBN: 9780393712988
Language: en
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This classic text covers the gamut of preservation issues in layman’s language. Historic preservation, which started as a grassroots movement, now represents the cutting edge in a cultural revolution focused on “green” architecture and sustainability. This book provides comprehensive coverage of the many facets of historic preservation: the philosophy and history of the movement, the role of government, the documentation and designation of historic properties, sensitive architectural designs and planning, preservation technology, and heritage tourism, plus a survey of architectural styles. An ideal introduction to the field for students, historians, preservationists, property owners, local officials, and community leaders, this thoroughly revised edition addresses new subjects, including heritage tourism and partnering with the environmental community. It also includes updated case studies to reflect the most important historic preservation issues of today; and brings the conversation into the twenty-first century.

Historic Preservation Technology

Historic Preservation Technology
Author: Robert A. Young
Release: 2008-03-21
Editor: Wiley
Pages: 448
ISBN: 9780471788362
Language: en
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This introduction to historic preservation goes well beyond the Secretary of the Interior's Standards for Rehabilitation and shows how wood, stone, masonry, and metal were used in the past and how adaptive re-use can be employed to bring modern amenities to historic structures. The book covers all aspects of the exterior and interior building fabric, including windows, roofing, doors, porches, and electrical and mechanical systems for both residential and small-scale commercial buildings. Richly illustrated with photographs showing typical elements of historic buildings, decay mechanisms, and remediation techniques, the book also contains a variety of useful case studies and features a companion Website that offers dozens of additional images and resources.

Historic Preservation An Introduction to Its History Principles and Practice Second Edition

Historic Preservation  An Introduction to Its History  Principles  and Practice  Second Edition
Author: Norman Tyler,Ted J. Ligibel,Ilene R. Tyler
Release: 2009-02-04
Editor: W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 375
ISBN: 9780393732733
Language: en
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Presents a survey of the concepts, techniques and procedures for preserving architectural and cultural heritage. This book addresses the relevance of sustainability, 'green' architecture and heritage tourism to historic preservation.

Giving Preservation a History

Giving Preservation a History
Author: Randall F. Mason,Max Page
Release: 2019-10-21
Editor: Routledge
Pages: 440
ISBN: 9780429677472
Language: en
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In this volume, some of the leading figures in the field have been brought together to write on the roots of the historic preservation movement in the United States, ranging from New York to Santa Fe, Charleston to Chicago. Giving Preservation a History explores the long history of historic preservation: how preservation movements have taken a leading role in shaping American urban space and development; how historic preservation battles have reflected broader social forces; and what the changing nature of historic preservation means for efforts to preserve national, urban, and local heritage. The second edition adds several new essays addressing key developing areas in the field by major new voices. The new essays represent the broadening range of scholarship on historic preservation generated since the publication of the first edition, taking better account of the role of cultural diversity and difference within the field while exploring the connections between preservation and allied concerns such as environmental sustainability, LGBTQ and nonwhite identity, and economic development.

Historic Preservation in the USA

Historic Preservation in the USA
Author: Karolin Frank,Patricia Petersen
Release: 2002-02-14
Editor: Springer Science & Business Media
Pages: 265
ISBN: 3540417354
Language: en
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Since the 1960s, public attention has been drawn increasingly towards the thematic link between historic preservation and urban planning. Nowadays, the organized historic preservation movement in the USA is more than a mere "yearning for history": it represents an active and integral part of urban planning in US cities. In order to approach these planning, economic, and social issues in the field of historic preservation, this book analyzes a variety of interdisciplinary methods, focusing on four selected historic districts within the central business districts of Philadelphia and Boston (in the north) and Charleston and Savannah (in the south).

Affordable Housing Through Historic Preservation

Affordable Housing Through Historic Preservation
Author: William F. Delvac,Susan M. Escherich,Bridget Hartman
Release: 1995-06
Editor: DIANE Publishing
Pages: 74
ISBN: 9780788124655
Language: en
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Shows communities how to take advantage of two tax credit programs for the preservation of buildings and the development of affordable housing. Part One, presents an excellent guide to effective combination of the historic rehabilitation and low-income housing credits. Part Two assembles six informative case studies that showcase successful cooperative efforts by nonprofit and for-profit groups to return blighted but beloved local landmarks into high-quality affordable housing. 33 photos.

Federal Historic Preservation Laws

Federal Historic Preservation Laws
Author: Sara K. Blumenthal
Release: 1993-07-01
Editor: DIANE Publishing
Pages: 93
ISBN: 0788110853
Language: en
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Brings together the major Federal historic preservation laws that govern a national program to coordinate and support public and private efforts to identify, evaluate, and protect our historic and archeological resources. Covers laws governing national historic preservation programs; national historic landmarks; the Federal Archeology Program; Federal preservation tax incentives; other major Federal historic preservation laws; and implementing regulations and guidelines.

Design Historic Preservation

Design   Historic Preservation
Author: David L. Ames,Richard Wagner,Richard D. Wagner
Release: 2009
Editor: Associated University Presse
Pages: 197
ISBN: 0874138310
Language: en
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This collection of papers addresses two questions central to design and historic preservation: what are the parameters of 'compatibility' in the design of additions to historic buildings and of new infill buildings in historic districts and landscapes. Presented at the 'Third National Forum on Historic Preservation Practice: A Critical Look at Design in Historic Preservation', held at Goucher College, the authors include practicing and academic historic preservationists, architectural historians, architects, landscape architects, and engineers. Organized under the themes of 'Melding Contemporary and Historic Design', 'Design Standards in Changing Environments', 'Modernism and Post modernism in Preservation Design', and 'Engineering and Preservation', issues of compatibility are explored through diverse projects in locations across the United States from historic Charleston, SC to downtown Los Angeles.

Historic Preservation

Historic Preservation
Author: James Marston Fitch
Release: 1990
Editor: University of Virginia Press
Pages: 433
ISBN: 0813912725
Language: en
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Outlines a complete programme for the restoration and preservation of historic structures and historic sites throughout the world. It is a basic text for both the novice and the specialist covering all aspects of preservation and the forces affecting historic district planning.

Restoring Women s History Through Historic Preservation

Restoring Women s History Through Historic Preservation
Author: Gail Lee Dubrow,Jennifer B. Goodman
Release: 2003-01-28
Editor: JHU Press
Pages: 451
ISBN: 0801870526
Language: en
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Historians, preservationists, and professionals at parks and monuments throughout the country offer essays exploring women's history in historic sites and buildings. The essays highlight exemplary projects that have advanced the integration of women's history into historic preservation, and offer perspectives on preservation policy and practice. Dubrow (architecture, urban design, and planning, U. of Washington) and Goodman (New Hampshire Preservation Alliance) edit 20 chapters with topics including women in the nineteenth-century preservation movement, four African American women on the national landscape, women in the Southern West Virginia coalfields, the archaeology of prostitution in historic Los Angeles, and Parks Canada and women's history. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com).

Historic Preservation

Historic Preservation
Author: United States. General Accounting Office
Release: 1998
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 40
ISBN: UIUC:30112004813207
Language: en
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Local Historic Preservation Plans

Local Historic Preservation Plans
Author: Neil Gagliardi
Release: 1993
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 26
ISBN: MINN:31951P00930738H
Language: en
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Catalog of Historic Preservation Publications

Catalog of Historic Preservation Publications
Author: Anonim
Release: 1995
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 25
ISBN: PURD:32754066518279
Language: en
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President s Historic Preservation Awards

President s Historic Preservation Awards
Author: Anonim
Release: 1988
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 28
ISBN: IND:30000038679894
Language: en
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The Economic Benefits of Historic Preservation

The Economic Benefits of Historic Preservation
Author: Thomas D. Bever
Release: 1978
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 4
ISBN: UCR:31210024702217
Language: en
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Advisory Council on Historic Preservation

Advisory Council on Historic Preservation
Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on the Department of the Interior and Related Agencies
Release: 1980
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 329
ISBN: UOM:39015009042568
Language: en
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Proposed National Historic Preservation Fund Program

Proposed National Historic Preservation Fund Program
Author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Subcommittee on National Parks and Recreation
Release: 1974
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 40
ISBN: UOM:39015081207717
Language: en
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Catalog of Historic Preservation Publications 1990 92

Catalog of Historic Preservation Publications    1990 92
Author: Anonim
Release: 1990
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 35
ISBN: IND:30000141966931
Language: en
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Historic Preservation Plan of the Pennsylvania Avenue Development Corporation

Historic Preservation Plan of the Pennsylvania Avenue Development Corporation
Author: Pennsylvania Avenue Development Corporation
Release: 1978
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 42
ISBN: UIUC:30112024507870
Language: en
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Historic Preservation in Indiana

Historic Preservation in Indiana
Author: Nancy R. Hiller
Release: 2013-10-11
Editor: Indiana University Press
Pages: 224
ISBN: 9780253010674
Language: en
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Over the last half century, historic preservation has been on the rise in American cities and towns, from urban renewal and gentrification projects to painstaking restoration of Victorian homes and architectural landmarks. In this book, Nancy R. Hiller brings together individuals with distinctive styles and perspectives, to talk about their passion for preservation. They consider the meaning of place and what motivates those who work to save and care for places; the role of place in the formation of identity; the roles of individuals and organizations in preserving homes, neighborhoods, and towns; and the spiritual as well as economic benefits of preservation. Richly illustrated, Historic Preservation in Indiana is an essential book for everyone who cares about preserving the past for future generations.