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Why Almost Everyone is Wrong about the Place of Historic Restorations and House Museums in Modern Historic Preservation Efforts

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A call for the use of full historic restorations and the development of House Museums in a time where these practices are declining. This article suggests "adaptive use" has its place, but for some unique historic examples, compromise in use and structural change should be avoided. When a historic site is adapted for modern use the building's historic character is often overlooked.
Carolina Comments (NoCar F 251 C38), Vol. 30 Issue 4, Jul 1982, p93-97