Tag: Preservation

  • Beyond Charming Historic Preservation of a Stone Farmhouse in Pennsylvania

    Beyond Charming Historic Preservation of a Stone Farmhouse in Pennsylvania

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    Peter Zimmerman Architects is responsible for the renovation and addition of this charming stone-clad farmhouse that is located in Oley, Pennsylvania. This renovation and addition project revolves around the Yoder Family homestead, located in Berks County, Pennsylvania. The Yoder family resided in the Oley Valley of Berks County prior to 1720 and were owners of this…

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  • Elliman’s Paul Brennan Reflects on 25 Years of Community Preservation on the East End

    Elliman’s Paul Brennan Reflects on 25 Years of Community Preservation on the East End

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    Paul Brennan’s roots on Long Island’s East End run long and deep. The son of a second-generation Bridgehampton potato farmer, Brennan descends from one of the families who founded Southampton, in 1640. Growing up there in the 1950s and ‘60s, on some 100 acres across from what is now the Wölffer Estate vineyard, he often…

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  • Auschwitz Museum Begins Heartrending Preservation Of Murdered Children’s Shoes

    Auschwitz Museum Begins Heartrending Preservation Of Murdered Children’s Shoes

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    OSWIECIM, Poland (AP) — In a modern conservation laboratory on the grounds of the former Auschwitz camp, a man wearing blue rubber gloves uses a scalpel to scrape away rust from the eyelets of small brown shoes worn by children before they were murdered in gas chambers. Colleagues at the other end of a long…

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