Pennsylvania Historic Preservation

Blog of the Pennsylvania Historic Preservation Office

May 29, 2013
by Andrea L. MacDonald
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Jean Cutler: A 21st-Century Leader’s Definition of Retirement

The April 2013 edition of The Burg featured an article about a coalition of dedicated volunteers with a mission to preserve Harrisburg’s historic black churches.  The author attended a local training program led by Partners for Sacred Places where he … Continue reading

May 15, 2013
by Keith Heinrich
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National Transportation Week: A Road to the Past

On Saturday, April 27, 2013, I had the pleasure of attending and speaking at a unique dedication ceremony at Fort Halifax Park in Halifax Township, Dauphin County, just north of the Borough of Halifax.  The ceremony was to dedicate numerous … Continue reading

May 8, 2013
by Karen Galle
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Spotlight Series: The Ashland Mother’s Memorial

The Spotlight Series is an occassional series that highlights interesting people, places, programs, and partner organizations working on historic preservation issues. Erected in 1938, the Mother’s Memorial is situated prominently in the town of Ashland, PA, in the anthracite coal region … Continue reading