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Fall 2003 Forum Journal: "Is It Real?" Exploring Authenticity at Historic Sites

Table of Contents * Introduction by Byrd Wood * A Place for Authenticity at Lincoln Cottage by William A. Dupont, AIA * Recent Investigations at Montpelier; Introduction by Michael Quinn; by Mark R. Wenger and Myron O. Stachiw * Exploring the Boundary: Archeological Authenticity...

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Summer 2003 Forum Journal: Regional Heritage Areas: Connecting People to Places and History

Table of Contents * Introduction by Richard Moe * Heritage Areas: Connecting People to their Place and History by Jayne Daly * Evolution of the Heritage Area Movement by J. Glenn Eugster * Planning for Heritage Areas by Joseph DiBello * The Blue Ridge Heritage Initiative:...

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Cheryl Hargrove on Cultural Heritage Tourism

Cheryl Hargrove was the first director of heritage tourism for the National Trust for Historic Preservation, serving from 1989 through 1995. As a national leader in heritage tourism, Hargrove developed key steps and principles for sustainable tourism focusing on history and culture, which...

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Fall 2007 Forum Journal Heritage Corridors: Pathways to History

Table of Contents Introduction: Heritage Corridors as Pathways to History by Brenda Barrett The Great Allegheny Passage and Its Trail Towns: Connecting Recreation, Tourism, and Community Redevelopment by Linda McKenna Box Preserving Route 66: A Federal Perspective by Kaisa Barthuli...

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Spring 2008 Forum Journal: America's Historic Sites at a Crossroads

Table Of Contents Introduction: The Call for a National Conversation by James Vaughan Historic House Museums: An Embarrassment of Riches? by Marian A. Godfrey Crisis or Transition? Diagnosing Success at Historic Sites by Max A. van Balgooy Funding the Fundamentals by...

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Summer 2009 Forum Journal: Responding to the Economic Downturn

This summer's Forum Journal responds and examines some of the trends in historic preservation. Read Donovan Rypkema's 20/20 Vision into the Future, and how Statewide and Local Partners are reacting to the economy in their localities. Anita Durel looks to options for museums and historic sites,...

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It Ain't Just About Tourism Folks; Preservation Makes Money Too (March 3, 2016 | Forum Webinar)

Historic Savannah Foundation (HSF) has tweaked the model of measuring preservation's economic impacts, and its new report " Beyond Tourism " illustrates how to capture and present data that affirm the value of preservation. Thanks to a Moe Grant from the National Trust for Historic Preservation...


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Authentic Heritage Tourism

Each year, millions of visitors enjoy the scenic landscapes, productive farmland, and Pennsylvania Dutch culture of Lancaster County in southeastern Pennsylvania. Undiscovered even by many local residents are a wealth of other natural, cultural, and historical treasures which collectively paint...


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Valuing Heritage: Re-examining Our Foundations

There is growing recognition that the heritage of this nation provides an important part of our sense of self, our community, and our identity as a people. Along with this growing appreciation, there are expanding notions of what makes up our individual and collective heritage and new ideas on...


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Irresponsible Tourism Threatens Fragile Resources and Way of Life: Some Questions Whether Tourism is a Noble Aim and Worth the Price of Creating a Tinselly, Preserved Tableau Dictated by Nostalgia

as we move ever faster to being a spectator society with tenuous grasp of its roots, many in historic towns worry that preservation is becoming the lackey of tourism. When City Hall falls in love with assured employment and full tills, and embraces the merchant class view "what`s good for trade...