Category: Preservation in Print


Preservation in Print

Historic St. Charles Avenue Baptist Church opens its doors as PRC’s Spring Home Tour headquarters

Its presence on St. Charles Avenue is commanding, with a tall bell tower and Spanish Colonial Revival-style ornamentation unlike any …

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New guidelines for solar panels in historic districts

Even though the Historic District Landmarks Commission approved 97 percent of its 2023 applications for solar panels on buildings in …

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A century-old home on Pine Street finds new life with the Slattery family

When it was built in 1918, this Neo-Classical Revival house on Pine Street was designed with high ceilings, sash-and-pulley windows, …

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The historic Dew Drop Inn comes back to life after a stunning renovation

This story appeared in the February/March issue of PRC’s Preservation in Print magazine. Interested in getting more preservation stories like …

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A Year-Round Blessing: Chinese guardian lions in South Louisiana 

A pair of Chinese lions, carved from blocks of marble, stand guard in front of the Sims Memorial Library at …

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Innovation in Theaters: the Tulane and Crescent

If ever there was a town made for theater, New Orleans fits the playbill. Its populace, historically and today, seems …

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National Trust provides critical funding to two historic New Orleans churches

On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the National Trust for Historic Preservation announced wonderful news for New Orleans: The Trust …

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Peering under St. Louis Cathedral: UNO archaeology project documents three centuries of history

As an archaeologist who specializes in the City of New Orleans, I’m used to receiving calls and emails from people …

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Residential green infrastructure key to New Orleans’ climate resilience, study shows

Since 2015, the Urban Conservancy’s Front Yard Initiative has helped property owners remove paving to reduce flooding. We have provided …

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Within these walls: the life and legacy of Dr. Delphine Mayronne at 930 Valmont Street

Within these Walls Biographical portraits of New Orleans residents and their homes Dr. Delphine Mayronne, a certified osteopath, practiced in …

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I’m a Preservationist: an interview with Jarrett E. Cohen

Over the past few years, many investors have gotten nervous about the challenges facing commercial real estate, particularly in the …

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Work underway at Armstrong Park, 7th Ward historic renovation projects

The Preservation Resource Center is continuing efforts to reconstruct historic Holy Aid and Comfort Spiritual Church of Eternal Life (formerly …