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Restored New Orleans home serves as a time capsule of mid-century modern design

When Bret Cunningham and Leo Lalla were house hunting in 2008, the couple had searched far and wide for a …

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See the Kramer family’s renovation of a mid-century masterpiece designed by Betty Moss

In the 1960s, New Orleans architect Betty Moss was a trailblazer ahead of her time. Architecture was a male-dominated field, …

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Step inside a mid-century modern marvel: The Krebs family’s light-filled oasis

When visitors walk through the front door of Mary and David Krebs’ mid-century modern home, they often pause in their …

Advocacy

PRC seeks proposals for rehabilitation of Holy Aid and Comfort Spiritual Church

The Preservation Resource Center of New Orleans is issuing a request for proposals for the reconstruction and rehabilitation of Holy …

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Reflecting on 40 Years: How the 1984 World’s Fair transformed New Orleans’ Warehouse District

40 years ago this week, the Louisiana World Exposition — the last World’s Fair held in the United States — …

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Unraveling the mystery of Mystery Street in 1940s New Orleans

At this time of year, foot traffic swells, porches become gathering spots, and music fills the streets of the historic …

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For lease: top-floor office space at 923 Tchoupitoulas Street

The Preservation Resource Center of New Orleans has a full floor available for lease in its beautiful, historic headquarters building …

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PRC tours historic Market Street Power Plant Complex

Perched on the edge of the Mississippi River, twin smokestacks still tower over the century-old Market Street Power Plant, a …

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PRC mourns Edgar “Dooky” L. Chase III

The Preservation Resource Center mourns the passing of Edgar “Dooky” L. Chase III, who died peacefully on Wednesday (Feb. 21). …

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Exploring sites of Black history in New Orleans

Nearly every block of New Orleans has been touched by Black history. Take a stroll through any neighborhood, and you’ll …

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Preserving Black Churches Grants will help fund repairs to two historic congregations in New Orleans 

Two historic congregations in New Orleans will receive Preserving Black Churches grants from the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s African …

Advocacy

PRC seeks renovation proposals for historic Perseverance Hall

The Preservation Resource Center is requesting proposals for the rehabilitation of Perseverance Hall No. 4, located in the jazz complex …