"An indispensable resource tool for first-time homeowners, do-it-yourselfers, and anyone who loves old buildings."-Bob Yapp, host of the PBS series About Your House with Bob Yapp.Preservation Yellow Pages is the only national directory of contact data and information on preservation resources-detailed coverage of the procedures, programs, and organizations that can help you make preservation happen.This Revised Edition features a streamlined format, expanded state-by-state listings, preservation Web sites, and updated sources of assistance on rural preservation, low-income housing, and legal and financial services. Eliminate the guesswork with this one-stop reference and save time, energy-and our priceless heritage.
Table of Contents
Partial table of contents:; Why Preserve?; PRESERVATION TOPICS.; Architectural Styles.; National Register of Historic Places.; Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credit.; Introduction to Historic Preservation Law.; Degree Programs in Historic Preservation.; PRESERVATION PARTNERS.; National Park Service.; National Trust for Historic Preservation.; Federal Programs.; National and Regional Organizations.; International Programs.; PRESERVATION PHONE BOOK.; State and Local Contacts.; Index.