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Envisioning the future of preservation
Envisioning the future of preservation

Preservation will be a topic discussed on a national level and will be central to our nation’s discussion on addressing pressing issues.

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Preservation successes of the last 25 years
Preservation successes of the last 25 years

Preservation has matured and evolved into a dynamic movement over the past 25 years as a result of the National Historic Preservation Act.

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The first 25 years of National Historic Preservation Act
The first 25 years of National Historic Preservation Act

Early impacts of the National Historic Preservation Act changed the character of preservation and led to ideas and principals that became mainstream.

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It’s almost May: Get ready to celebrate Preservation Month!
It’s almost May: Get ready to celebrate Preservation Month!

May is Preservation Month. Join thousands of people across the country by attending local events to learn about that national and community history and promote heritage tourism, and the many benefits of historic preservation.

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Happy 50th anniversary: National Historic Preservation Act
Happy 50th anniversary: National Historic Preservation Act

The National Park Service launched a social media celebration commemorating the 50th anniversary of the National Historic Preservation Act, and Mead & Hunt is joining in on the fun.

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Old books provide insights on historic building practices
Old books provide insights on historic building practices

What can old books tell us about the design and construction of old buildings? A lot, as it turns out.

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Prestressed concrete article wins historic preservation award
Prestressed concrete article wins historic preservation award

Congratulations Bob Frame and Rick Mitchell, who were recently awarded the David Stanley Gebhard Award by the Minnesota Chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians.

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Celebrating Route 66 and its historic bridges
Celebrating Route 66 and its historic bridges

Historic bridge and Route 66 enthusiasts alike will enjoy the new book Route 66 Crossings, Historic Bridges of the Mother Road.

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Training engineers to rehabilitate Louisiana’s historic bridges
Training engineers to rehabilitate Louisiana’s historic bridges

Starting this April, LADOTD will host all-day interactive training sessions to educate bridge engineers and other attendees about the process for developing and implementing historic bridge projects.

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How to get inside history
How to get inside history

Many cities and local preservation organizations sponsor a day or entire weekend where buildings throughout a city are opened for free tours.

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