History / Preservation

August 22, 2005, 11am PDT
CBS Sunday Morning examines both sides of debates over historic landmarks in New York City, Chicago and St. Louis.
CBS News
August 20, 2005, 11am PDT
Frank Lloyd Wright's mural will become the focus of a cultural tour. (Includes photos.)
The Buffalo News
August 18, 2005, 1pm PDT
A group of scientists is trying to introduce African wildlife to North America.
The Denver Post
August 17, 2005, 11am PDT
The only remaining active Shaker community in the world has teamed up with 10 other conservation and preservation groups to curb sprawl and preserve their heritage.
Portland Press Herald
August 5, 2005, 11am PDT
WSJ columnist Cynthia Crossen looks back at the colorful Florida land rush of the 1920s.
Wall St. Journal
August 5, 2005, 5am PDT
Los Angeles Magazine profiles environmentalist Joe Edmiston, who may be the most powerful unelected official in the city.
Los Angeles Magazine
July 31, 2005, 11am PDT
Several lumber and furniture companies, are now offering a product line that prominently features salvaged wood.
Sustainable Business Insider
July 30, 2005, 1pm PDT
By utilizing photos, text, and a widespread community effort, 32 new porcelain panels at eight Silverline Bus stops will recount the history of Washington Street "one of Boston's most important -- and most neglected --thoroughfares."
The Boston Globe
July 29, 2005, 2pm PDT
Neighborhood preservationists worry as fast food joints close around the country.
The Onion
July 18, 2005, 10am PDT
Preservationists say Hollywood has harmed a historic cemetary in New Orleans.
The Los Angeles Times
July 13, 2005, 11am PDT
No other tree, the author says, played such an integral role in the creation and development of human civilization.
The Christian Science Monitor
July 12, 2005, 6am PDT
The author of "Guns, Germs and Steel" turns his attentions to ancient civilizations -- and what modern society can learn from their collapse.
AlterNet
June 20, 2005, 1pm PDT
A prominent environmentalists asks why Americans have such a fascination with owning things -- including the past.
Environmental News Network
June 20, 2005, 6am PDT
Respected musician Ry Cooder explores the politics and consequences of urban development in his latest album.
The Los Angeles Times
June 12, 2005, 1pm PDT
Heliopolis was built in 1905 in the middle of the desert, 10 miles from Cairo, as the living image of the contemporary European ideal of a garden city.
Egypt Today
June 9, 2005, 7am PDT
The National Trust names the "Journey Through Hallowed Ground" corridor in its list of the most endangered historic places.
The Baltimore Sun
June 9, 2005, 5am PDT
US preservation group wants to team up with Cuba in a controversial effort to save the author's residence.
The Christian Science Monitor
May 28, 2005, 5am PDT
Fallujah, once known as the "city of mosques", is still largely in ruins four months after major fighting in the city ended.
Reuters AlertNet
May 19, 2005, 1pm PDT
Plans for the California river finally overcome all obstacles.
Los Angeles Times
May 16, 2005, 12pm PDT
Turn of the century courthouses in the South are changing with the times, while retaining their sense of history.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution