MODULE 1: Historic Preservation and Vocabulary
Handout for session 5
State and National Register Listing Criteria
Historic Preservation and vocabulary
What does it mean to preserve something?
What is Penn Station and why is it important in the story of preservation in NYC?
How does the Landmarks Law protect buildings and sites?
How did the idea of Historic Preservation get started in the US?
How is historic preservation conducted at the state and local level?
What are the different interventions that can lead to the preservation of a building?