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Family history: Why are you researching? - MyHeritage.com ...

Family history: Why are you researching? - MyHeritage.com ... | Historical Research | Scoop.it
Our family history and our ancestors, from generations past, have shaped who we are as family units and as individuals. On a macro level, a group's shared past influences their shared culture. On a micro level, one's parents' ...
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Where there’s a will, there’s a way - Untold lives blog

Where there’s a will, there’s a way - Untold lives blog | Historical Research | Scoop.it
Wills are a wonderful resource for researching individuals and families. They can reveal places of residence and birth, occupations, family relationships, friendship groups, property, and personal possessions.
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Personal Historians Document Family Memories - Voice of America

Personal Historians Document Family Memories - Voice of America | Historical Research | Scoop.it
Personal Historians Document Family Memories
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She says films are not the only form of preserving family history. Some people create a family cookbook, pairing recollections with recipes handed down from generation to generation.
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Historic Preservation Vs. Sustainability?

The greenest buildings are the ones that are already built. But how does a community balance the historic fabric of vernacular architecture with greener buil...
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CNU 20 - New Urbanism and Historic Preservation: Collaboration Strategies

While New Urbanism and historic preservation share many values and tools, in practice the two fields have typically acted separately and viewed one another w...
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Community members launch project to promote historic preservation ...

Community members launch project to promote historic preservation ... | Historical Research | Scoop.it
Phoenix has been losing a fight, said Daniel Zayas, one of Tuesday's panelists: a fight to preserve historical buildings, local businesses and sustainable innovations. Zayas is the founder of dtphx.co, a new downtown Phoenix ...
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National APIA Historic Preservation Forum.mp4

Historic preservation in the United States is an evolving movement that has, for much of its history, drawn attention to what have been considered the signif...
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Historical Preservation, Historic Homes

http://www.placehistorical.com/ http://www.placehistorical.com/delaware/ http://www.placehistorical.com/north-dakota/ Video, News video of Historic Preservat...
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Historical Preservation: Interview with Kirk Huffaker

Get a sneak peak of what Salt Lake City is doing to preserve its historic homes and neighborhoods. In this video, Council Member Remington Love interviews Ki...
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Radar used to avoid graves in Cathedral park restoration - Newcastle Herald

Radar used to avoid graves in Cathedral park restoration - Newcastle Herald | Historical Research | Scoop.it
Radar used to avoid graves in Cathedral park restoration Newcastle Herald LEAVING more than 3300 grave sites undisturbed has been a meticulous exercise, but the new park being formed on the spectacular hill topped by Newcastle's Christ Church...
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Athenaeum conservators work to restore past - Boston Globe

Athenaeum conservators work to restore past - Boston Globe | Historical Research | Scoop.it
Boston Globe Athenaeum conservators work to restore past Boston Globe A stone's throw from Paul Revere's grave, Evan Knight wears a white lab coat as he scans a tool set that includes a chalk-colored chunk of vulcanized rubber and gauzy fiber from...
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High stakes in the struggle for historic preservation in Butte - The Missoulian

High stakes in the struggle for historic preservation in Butte - The Missoulian | Historical Research | Scoop.it
High stakes in the struggle for historic preservation in Butte The Missoulian Now, after months of meetings, hundreds of hours of work and research and thousands of emails, the 12 members of the Historic Preservation Plan Committee must agree on a...
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Local architecture aficionado talks historic preservation | Journal ...

Local architecture aficionado talks historic preservation | Journal ... | Historical Research | Scoop.it
The easement, historic preservation specialist Benjamin Ross said, is held by Indiana Landmarks and will follow the property into the hands of any subsequent owner and cannot be removed. “It is to ensure the protected ...
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Difference Between Paranormal And Supernatural - KnowledgeNuts

Difference Between Paranormal And Supernatural - KnowledgeNuts | Historical Research | Scoop.it
The terms "paranormal" and "supernatural" are often tossed around to mean the same thing---something we don't understand. They're actually two separate terms, though.
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Medieval and Earlier manuscripts: Overview

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Help for researchers from the British Library
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In preservation and in peril: Preserving documentation of paranormal research

In preservation and in peril: Preserving documentation of paranormal research | Historical Research | Scoop.it
A conference in Utrecht seeks to better preserve the vast amount of documentation on paranormal research and experiences, many of which are at risk of being lost forever.
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Inside the Seacoast's Saddest Structure

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If there is a real Limbo, it's right here in Portsmouth Harbor. "The Castle," as locals still call it, is the most fearsome, least visited building in the seacoast. It hunkers on what used to be an island in Kittery, Maine.
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Historic Preservation in South Carolina

The Palmetto Trust for Historic Preservation is entrusted to preserve and protect South Carolina's historic places that matter. Our non profits mission is to...
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Historic Preservation Certificate Program: NOVA in 3 Hot Minutes

Episode 11 of NOVA in 3 Hot Minutes.
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From Numbers to Names: State Hospital Cemetery Restoration

Watch a short documentary of a group of former patients who restored and memorialized forgotten cemeteries at the Danvers State Hospital in Massachusetts. Mo...
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Shop Cemetery Restoration cleaning

This is an old 1800's, nearly abandoned cemetery we have known about since we were small children. It has been in near disarray for 10-15 years, probably bec...
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Pioneer Cemetery Restoration June 2010

The Pioneer Cemetery in Port Hawkesbury Nova Scotia was in a state of neglect for many years. Several attempts were made to restore it in 1987 and 1993, howe...
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Mt Moriah Cemetery Restoration - Episode II

Several types of retaining walls were reconstructed in Phase II of Mt Moriah Cemetery. Learn what types and how they were built.
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Linden ghost hunter to try to unravel 1887 mystery of unknown woman's murder ... - MyCentralJersey.com

Linden ghost hunter to try to unravel 1887 mystery of unknown woman's murder ... - MyCentralJersey.com | Historical Research | Scoop.it
Linden ghost hunter to try to unravel 1887 mystery of unknown woman's murder ...
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Tribe names historical preservation officer - The Morning Sun

Tribe names historical preservation officer - The Morning Sun | Historical Research | Scoop.it
Tribe names historical preservation officer The Morning Sun One of the tasks of a Tribal historical preservation committee that is to be formed is to discuss what the future holds for the former Michigan Indian Industrial Boarding School, located...
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