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3603
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The rise of the textile industry in the 19th-century changed the landscape. Recognizing that textile mills and villages are part of the state's heritage, preservationists are seeking to save many of them, including the 1880 Glencoe Mill and village.
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4245
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Dr. Benjamin F. Speller, Jr., Dean of the School of Library and Information Sciences at North Carolina Central University in Durham, received the 1998 Ruth Coltrane Cannon Award, the state's most prestigious preservation award. Speller's contributions to historic preservation are many, including the renovation of Durham's Historic St. Joseph's AME Church and establishing the African-American Resources Collection at North Carolina Central University, which includes over half a million manuscripts, oral histories, and videos.
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North Carolina Preservation (NoCar Oversize E 151 N6x), Vol. Issue 112, Summer 1999, p16, por
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4246
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The Robert E. Stipe Award is the state's highest award given to working professionals demonstrating outstanding commitment to historic preservation as part of their job. Rodney L. Swink, director of the North Carolina Main Street Center, received the 1998 award. The center, a nationally recognized program, seeks to revitalize downtowns around the state, developing them economically, while preserving historically at the same time.
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North Carolina Preservation (NoCar Oversize E 151 N6x), Vol. Issue 112, Summer 1999, p17, por
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4255
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The Robert E. Stipe Professional Award is the state's highest award given to working professionals demonstrating outstanding commitment to historic preservation as part of their job. Jo Ramsey Leimenstoll, architect and associate professor at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, received the award in 1996. Leimenstoll has worked with the North Carolina Main Street Program, was project architect on the Thomas Day/Union Tavern restoration in Milton, and is one of the country's foremost authorities on designing sympathetic additions to historic buildings.
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North Carolina Preservation (NoCar Oversize E 151 N6x), Vol. Issue 102, Winter 1997, p2-3, por
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4253
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Raleigh native Richard H. Jenrette received the nation's highest preservation honor in October 1996, when he was presented the Louise duPont Crowninshield Award. The award is given by the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Jenrette has given his expertise, time, and resources to many preservation projects, including restoration of Ayr Mount in Hillsborough, one of the state's finest Federal-style houses.
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North Carolina Preservation (NoCar Oversize E 151 N6x), Vol. Issue 102, Winter 1997, p1, por
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4256
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Gertrude S. Carraway was a leader in the work to restore Tryon Palace. The Awards of Merit, named for her, recognize organizations and individuals demonstrating strong commitment to promotion of historic preservation. The 1998 Award of Merit winners include Arlene and Daniel Stowe, Lynne Galvin, Jerry Nix, Rex Todd, and Mildred and Ed Page.
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North Carolina Preservation (NoCar Oversize E 151 N6x), Vol. Issue 112, Summer 1999, p21-27, il
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4251
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The Gertrude S. Carraway Award of Merit recognizes organizations and individuals demonstrating strong commitment to promotion of historical preservation. The 1996 winners of Awards of Merit include Mark Wilde-Ramsing of Wilmington, Pam Turner of Asheville, St. Philip's Episcopal Church in Brevard, and the Catawba County Historical Association.
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North Carolina Preservation (NoCar Oversize E 151 N6x), Vol. Issue 102, Winter 1997, p6-11, il
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4268
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The Robert E. Stipe Professional Award is the state's highest award given to working professionals demonstrating outstanding commitment to historic preservation as part of their job. Thomas R. Butchko, an historic preservation consultant with the Archaeology and Historic Preservation Section of the State Division of Archives and History, received the 1990 award for his research and writing. His work includes National Register nominations and publications on architecture in Sampson and Pasquotank Counties.
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4272
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The Robert E. Stipe Professional Award is the state's highest award given to working professionals demonstrating outstanding commitment to historic preservation as part of their job. Renee Gledhill-Earley, the 1991 recipient, has been the state's environmental review coordinator since 1981. In this capacity she has overseen the review of 11,000 state and federal planning projects and ensured the protection of countless historic structures from demolition or damaging treatment.
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North Carolina Preservation (NoCar Oversize E 151 N6x), Vol. Issue 83, Fall 1991, p93
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4270
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The Gertrude S. Carraway Award of Merit recognizes organizations and individuals demonstrating strong commitment to promotion of historical preservation. The 1990 winners of Award of Merit include Susan Moffat of New Bern, Frank C. Branan of Raleigh, James F. Kilpatrick, Jr., of Greensboro, and North Carolina Wesleyan College in Rocky Mount.
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North Carolina Preservation (NoCar Oversize E 151 N6x), Vol. Issue 81, Winter 1991, p7-10, il, por
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4278
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Decreasing membership and changing space needs are among factors that place historic church buildings in small towns and rural areas at risk. Deciding what to do with an aging church or one that the congregation has outgrown are the biggest challenges parishioners can face. Decisions can lead to a church becoming a homecoming church, one used once a year; a transitional church, or one receiving minimal maintenance; and an adaptive church, or one used for purposes other than religious.
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North Carolina Preservation (NoCar Oversize E 151 N6x), Vol. Issue 86, Summer 1992, p1-3, il
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4282
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Developer DeWayne Anderson received the 1992 L. Vincent Lowe, Jr. Business Award, the state's highest preservation award given to a business for promoting protection of architectural resources. Anderson rehabilitates and manages National Register eligible properties. His work has saved countless historic structures, created affordable housing and office space, and preserved the historical heritage of many communities.
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North Carolina Preservation (NoCar Oversize E 151 N6x), Vol. Issue 87, Fall 1992, p1, 10-11, il, por
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4280
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Allison and David Black, of Black & Black Preservation Consultants, received the 1992 Robert E. Stipe Award. The award is given to working professionals demonstrating outstanding commitment to historic preservation as part of their jobs. Among the state's most experienced preservation consultants, the Blacks' works includes National Register nomination projects for thirty-four individual properties, thirty-six districts, and three large survey areas.
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North Carolina Preservation (NoCar Oversize E 151 N6x), Vol. Issue 87, Fall 1992, p2, il
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4276
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The Gertrude S. Carraway Award for Merit recognizes organizations and individuals demonstrating strong commitment to promotion of historical preservation. Among the twelve winners for 1991 are the Almanac County Historical Properties Commission of Graham, Betty Perry of Raleigh, and James and Josephine Worsley.
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North Carolina Preservation (NoCar Oversize E 151 N6x), Vol. Issue 83, Fall 1991, p4-8, il
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4298
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The Gertrude S. Carraway Award of Merit recognizes organizations and individuals demonstrating strong commitment to promotion of historical preservation. The 1992 Award of Merit winners include Susan P. Ashby of Mount Airy, Frank and Barbara Hannah of Shelby, Merrie R. Hedrick of Wake County, and the Ocracoke Preservation Society.
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North Carolina Preservation (NoCar Oversize E 151 N6x), Vol. Issue 87, Fall 1992, p4-7, il