Blog

AHPP Plans Cemetery Lecture, Demonstration at Cherry Hill

Arkansas Historic Preservation Program - Thursday, September 13, 2018

The Arkansas Historic Preservation Program will present “Bringing It Back: Cemetery Monument Preservation, Maintenance and Restoration” at the Cherry Hill United Methodist Church at 4014 Polk County Road 70 at noon on Saturday, September 22.

AHPP Special Projects Historian Holly Hope will offer information on cleaning and documenting gravestones, as well as safety, repair and straightening techniques, materials and tools, and landscaping issues. The lecture will be followed with a gravestone cleaning demonstration at Cherry Hill Cemetery on Cherry Hill Lane.

For more information on the free lecture, contact Hope at (501) 324-9148 or [email protected] or Kathy Rusert at (479) 394-4176.

The AHPP is the Department of Arkansas Heritage division responsible for identifying, evaluating, registering and preserving the state’s cultural resources. Other divisions are the Arkansas Arts Council, the Delta Cultural Center in Helena, the Old State House Museum, the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center, the Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission, the Historic Arkansas Museum and the Arkansas State Archives.



Recent Posts


Tags

most endangered historic places National Historic Landmark Central High School Neighborhood Historic District Mid-Century Modern Architecture Parker-Hickman Farm Historic District Let Freedom Ring Arkansas Preservation Awards Prairie County Arkansas Pulaski County Courthouse Main Street Dumas Civil Works Administration Kiblah School Sandwiching in History Madison County Arkansas cemetery preservsation Camden Arkansas Houston Methodist Episcopal Church South cemetery preservation Benton Arkansas Tudor Revival Architecture Naturalistic Architecture Arkansas Tuberculosis Sanatorium Museum Perry County Arkansas International-Style Architecture Forrest City Arkansas Main Street Arkansas Little Rock Central High School Edgar Monsanto Queeny U.S. Forest Service Saline County Arkansas National Register of Historic Places Cemetery Preservation Library Mississippi County Arkansas Marked Tree Arkansas Erbie Arkansas Old U.S. Post Office and Customs House Mosaic Templars Cultural Center Montgomery County Courthouse Pope County Arkansas Camden to Washington Road Freedmen's Bureau 19th Century Road Construction Historic Preservation Alliance Rustic Architecture Huntsville Commercial Historic District Burdette Plantation Little Rock Fire Station No. 2 Polk County Arkansas Arkansas Historic Preservation Paris Arkansas Nevada County Arkansas Burdette Arkansas Stearns/Gehring Chapel Cemetery Phillips County Arkansas free teacher resources Camden Public Library Buffalo National River Mississippi County Courthouse Osceola historic architecture Monroe County Arkansas Marked Tree Lock and Siphons Bogg Springs Arkansas Centennial Baptist Church free historic preservation workshop Conway County Library Real Estate Transfer Tax Arkansas History Lesson Plans Turner Restoration Louisiana Main Street program Main Street Searcy Arkansas Business History Craftsman style architecture Huntsville Arkansas Arkansas Natural and Cultural Resources Council Estes-Williams Post #61 American Legion Hut Art Deco Architecture Wingmead Free Lesson Plan Dionicio Rodriguez Arkansas Register of Historic Places Newton County Arkansas Carlisle Rock Island Railroad Depot Miller County Main Street Siloam Springs downtown economic development Arkansas State University Heritage Sites Elias Camp Morris Bogg Springs Hotel Main Street Arkansas:Real Estate Transfer Tax Downtown Revitalization Grants Main Street Ozark St. Francis County Historical Society North Little Rock Arkansas Arkansas African American Civil War History American Legion Monroe County Courthouse Pike County Courthouse Destination Downtown Conference Ouachita County Arkansas U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Arkansas Design Network Skillern House Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission Freedom Park Walks Through History Rosston Arkansas free history tours Poinsett County Arkansas Arkansas History Cumberland Presbyterian Church downtown revitalization Folk Victorian Architecture National Register of Historic Mississippi Main Street Association "Let Freedom Ring" Travel Grants Arkansas Railroad History historic Arkansas properties Montgomery County Arkansas Booneville Historical Preservation Society Free Cemetery Preservation Workshops Flood Control Henry Koen Office Building Dr. Ruth Hawkins County courthouse Restoration Grants Main Street Texarkana Delta Cultural Center Pike County Arkansas Main Street Batesville Ozark Farming historic telephone booth White County Courthouse 13th Amendment Pope County Courthouse Three States Lumber Company Morrilton Arkansas New Century Club of Camden Leake-Ingham Building 13th Amendment Classroom Presentation slipcover removal grants Houston Arkansas Helena Arkansas Fayetteville Arkansas Arkansas Historic Preservation Program Rosenwald Schools Doddridge Arkansas steel window restoration workshop Sunken Lands Booneville Arkansas Monsanto Chemical Corporation African American education Tolbert Gill Russellville Arkansas Arkansas Humanities Council Free Courthouse Poster Historic County Courthouses Evelyn Gill Walker House News Release Arkansas religious history Gothic Revival architecture historic resort communities Abolition of Slavery Clarendon Arkansas Duck Hunting Historic Preservation Restoration Grants Trail of Tears in Arkansas Roe Arkansas Renaissance Revival Architecture Historic Preservation Alliance of Arkansas Barney Elias House Forrest City Cemetery Civilian Conservation Corps

Archive