The American Mosaic: Preserving a Nation's Heritage

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Exploring the history of the American preservation movement, this book features a collection of essays by leading scholars, historians, and attorneys who discuss the role of federal, state, and local government; ethnicity; archaeology; and the private sector.
 

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Contents

THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT AS STANDARD BEARER
35
PRESERVATION IN THE MIDDLE
81
PRESERVATION AND LOCAL
113
Part n What We Preserve and
145
HISTORIC PRESERVATION IN THE PRIVATE SECTOR
207
THE PLACE
235
A New Mosaic
265
RECOMMENDED READING
299
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About the author (1997)

Robert E. Stipe is Emeritus Professor of Design in the Landscape Architecture Department at North Carolina State University. He is coeditor of "The American Mosaic: Preserving a Nation's Heritage".

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