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A Year of Storytelling at Industrial Heritage Sites

Preservation Leadership Forum is presenting a series of posts by Sarah Rovang , the 2017 recipient of the H. Allen Brooks Travelling Fellowship from the Society of Architectural Historians. The fellowship allows its recipients—recent graduates with advanced degrees or emerging scholars—to...

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PastForward 2019 Preview: Revitalizing Small Communities – Dar Williams

Dar Williams has been called “one of America’s very best singer-songwriters” by The New Yorker. She’s released ten studio albums and authored four books including her latest, What I Found In A Thousand Towns . Known as much for her staunch progressive ideals as her raw acoustic energy,...

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A Thirst for History: An Assessment of the Compatibility of Federal Rural-Development Program and Historic Preservation

The National Trust for Historic Preservation was awarded a contract from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, fulfilling a directive from the U.S. Senate Agriculture Appropriations Committee, under the authority of the Rural Development Act of 1972, to study the compatibility of federal rural...

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Winter 2003 Forum Journal: Cities, Suburbs & Countryside

​ Table of Contents * Bringing the Preservation Message to Broader Audiences by Richard Moe * A Welcome to Cleveland by Mayor Jane L. Campbell * Protecting Historic Resources Through Partnerships by Fran P. Mainella * Preserving the Full Scope of America’s Past by Rodney J....


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Summer 2004 Forum Journal: Viewpoints

Table of Contents * Marketing the Preservation Message by Gerald L. Baliles * Rallying Support for Resources from the Recent Past by Jeanne Lambin and Adrian Scott Fine * The Oversimplification of Gentrification by Donovan D. Rypkema * Issue-Based Preservation: The Prairie Churches of...


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Summer 2006 Forum Journal: Investing in Our Rural Heritage

​ Table of Contents Introduction: Investing in Our Rural Heritage by Richard Moe Rural Development Trends and Opportunities for Historic Preservation by James Lindberg A New Approach to Rural Preservation: Observation 27 Years Later by Lisbeth Cort New Life for Iowa's Small Towns...


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Winter 2009 Forum Journal: Viewpoints

Table of Contents Taking a "Grass-Tops" Approach to Lobbying by Paul Bruhn, Myrick Howard, and Gregory Paxton Overcoming Challenges to Community-Centered Schools by Renee Kuhlman Factory Farms: A Bad Choice for Rural America by Jennifer Sandy Rosebud and Wolf...

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Winter 2010 Forum Journal: Heritage-Based Rural Development

Heritage-based rural development helps build sustainable communities and strengthens regional economies through the conservation, reuse, and promotion of historic and cultural assets. The Winter 2010 issue of the Forum Journal includes seven articles that provide a perspective on current...


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Fall 2010 Forum Journal: Bridging Land Conservation and Historic Preservation

“Historic preservationists and land conservationists each have knowledge and tools that can really benefit the other when it comes to preserving whole places. We simply need to spend time getting to know one another and looking out for opportunities to collaborate.” Table of Contents ...


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Teaching Climate Change and Cultural Heritage in American Samoa

The edges of our country are eroding. From Alaska to Louisiana, centuries of culture, tangible history, and dynamic communities are being battered by stronger storms and sea level rise—raising difficult questions about adaptation, relocation, and what it means to be an American experiencing...

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