Historic Architecture of Adams County, Pennsylvania: Historic Preservation Movement & Glossary of Architecture, Book 5

James J. Fritz

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The purpose of this publication is to serve the public and the historic preservation community in the southeastern region of Pennsylvania and beyond. It serves as a valuable reference and research guide for preservationists, historians and the general public. This work chronicles the styles of architecture that mirror important events in each time period of our American history. Chapters include: history of preservation movement; styles and time periods in American architecture; an architectural glossary; historically correct wallpaper; laws for historic preservation; restoration remedies & repair tips; a timeline of the historic preservation movement; etc. (248pp. full-color illus. index. Masthof Press, 2022.)