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4249
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The Minnette C. Duffy Award is the state's highest award for the preservation, restoration, or maintenance of grounds related to historic structures. The Chinqua-Penn Plantation gardens in Reidsville were developed in the 1920s. However, subsequent owners did not keep them up, and by the 1980s, the gardens had fallen into ruin. The Chinqua-Penn Foundation, Inc., formed in 1992, restored the gardens according to their 1920s layout. The Foundation received the award in 1996.
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North Carolina Preservation (NoCar Oversize E 151 N6x), Vol. Issue 102, Winter 1997, p4-5, il
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4271
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The Minnette C. Duffy Award is the state's highest award for preservation, restoration, or maintenance of grounds related to historic structures. The Bethania Historical Association, Inc. received the 1991 award. Along with fifty surrounding acres, Bethania, founded in 1759, was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975. To prevent the loss of historic land to development, the association recently added 500 acres of surrounding landscape to its National Register District.
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North Carolina Preservation (NoCar Oversize E 151 N6x), Vol. Issue 83, Fall 1991, p3
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4267
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The Minnette C. Duffy Landscape Award is the state's highest award for preservation, restoration, or maintenance of grounds related to historic structures. Greensboro's Fisher Park Neighborhood Association received the 1990 award for its efforts in the restoration and reforestation of Fisher Park.
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4543
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The Minnette C. Duffy Award is the state's highest award for preservation, restoration, or maintenance of grounds related to historic structures. The Richmond County Historical Society for the Wall Garden received the 1999 award for restoration of the garden. The Wall Garden is on the east side of the Leak-Wall House, which was built in Rockingham in 1853. The garden was designed and built by E.S. Draper in 1918, on a commission by Mrs. H.C. Wall to honor her son and his new bride.
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North Carolina Preservation (NoCar Oversize E 151 N6x), Vol. Issue 115, Spring 2000, p21
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5075
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The Minnette C. Duffy Award is the state's highest award for preservation, restoration, or maintenance of grounds related to historic structures. Elon College (now University) received the 2000 award for preserving the school's architectural beauty and landscape.
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5409
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The Minnette C. Duffy Award is the state's highest award for preservation, restoration, or maintenance of grounds related to historic structures. The Caswell County Horticultural Club received the 2001 award for reviving the square around the historic courthouse.
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North Carolina Preservation (NoCar Oversize E 151 N6x), Vol. Issue 121, Spring 2002, p5, il
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5908
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The Minnette C. Duffy Award is the state's highest award for preservation, restoration, or maintenance of grounds related to historic structures. The Albemarle Pee Dee Avenue Cemetery Group, Inc. received the 2002 award for their work in protecting and conserving the unique monuments and history of the Albemarle Cemetery.
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North Carolina Preservation (NoCar Oversize E 151 N6x), Vol. Issue 123, Spring 2003, p13
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6019
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The Minnette C. Duffy Landscape Award is the state's highest award for preservation, restoration, or maintenance of grounds related to historic structures. Paul F. \"Chip\" Calloway, of Greensboro, is the 1988 recipient. Calloway's preservation expertise, knowledge and love of landscape architecture may be seen at sites including Hillsborough's Ayr Mount, an 1815 Federal-style brick house and in the 1795 Edwards-Franklin house in Surry County.
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6615
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The Minnette C. Duffy Award is the state's highest award for the preservation, restoration, or maintenance of grounds related to historic structures. Classical American Homes Preservation Trust received the award for 2003. The trust, established by North Carolina native Richard Jenrette, is a private non-profit organization dedicated to preserving outstanding examples of 18th and 19th century American homes.
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North Carolina Preservation (NoCar Oversize E 151 N6x), Vol. Issue 125, Spring 2004, p13, il