Preservation In American Towns And Cities: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Preservation In American Towns And Cities

1st Edition

By Nathan Gerald Weinberg

Routledge

234 pages

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Hardback: 9780367284183
pub: 2020-03-31
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Description

This book provides a glimpse of what has happened in the preservation movement in 130 years, from the lawns of Mount Vernon to the row houses of Mount Auburn. It discusses the need to continue refining standards, identifying weaknesses, and extolling excellence in the marketplace of preservation.

Table of Contents

Foreword -- Preface -- An Introduction to Historic Preservation -- Historic House Museums and Historic Districts: -- Historic Commissions and Historic Districts -- Innovative Approaches -- Neighborhood Preservation -- Town and Small City Preservation -- Commercial and Public Buildings -- Conclusion

About the Author

Nathan Weinburg

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC000000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General