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[[Preservation Piedmont]] is a non-profit organization founded in 1993 that is dedicated to the preservation of the built environment and its setting in order to protect and create an appreciation for the historic resources of the City of [[Charlottesville]], [[Albemarle County]] and surrounding areas. <ref>{{cite web|title=Preservation Piedmont|url=http://ppiedmont.squarespace.com/|author=|work=|publisher=|location=|publishdate=|accessdate=February 16, 2011}}</ref> One of their signature events is Preservation Week, which will be held in 2011 from March 30 to April 9. The group also holds walking tours in the fall for people who want to learn more.  
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[[Preservation Piedmont]] is a non-profit organization founded in [[1993]] that is dedicated to the preservation of the built environment and its setting in order to protect and create an appreciation for the historic resources of the City of [[Charlottesville]], [[Albemarle County]] and surrounding areas. <ref>{{cite web|title=Preservation Piedmont|url=http://ppiedmont.squarespace.com/|author=|work=|publisher=|location=|publishdate=|accessdate=February 16, 2011}}</ref>  
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The organization is waiving memberships for 2021 in response to the pandemic. <ref>{{cite-CCE|title=September 7, 2020: COVID-19 update for Labor Day|https://communityengagement.substack.com/p/september-7-2020-covid-19-update|author=Sean Tubbs|work=News Article|location=Charlottesville, Virginia |publishdate=September 7, 2020|accessdate=September 26, 2020}}</ref>
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==Previous events==
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One of their signature events is Preservation Week, one of which was be held in 2011 from March 30 to April 9. The group also holds walking tours in the fall for people who want to learn more.  
  
 
==Current Board Members==
 
==Current Board Members==
{{as of|2011|alt=2011}} Board<ref>{{cite web|title=Preservation Piedmont - About us|url=http://www.preservationpiedmont.org/about-us/|author=|work=|publisher=|location=|publishdate=|accessdate=18 Mar. 2011}}</ref>
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*Rebecca Deeds, President
*Melissa Thackston, President
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*Lucy Midlelfort, Vice President
*Emilie Johnson, Vice President
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*Ellen Wagner, Treasurer
*Margaret Maliszewski, Secretary
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*Emma Earnst, Secretary
*Eryn Brennan, Treasurer
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*Ed Brooks
*Anita Anderson
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*Michael Dickens
*Nick Bon-Harper
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*Emma "Jo" Lawson
*Brian Broadus
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*Rachel Lloyd
*Alec Cargile
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*Tom Raney
*Emilie Johnson
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*Will Rourk
*[[Genevieve Keller]]
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*Liz Russell
*Laura Knott
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*Craig Swift
*Elizabeth Meyer
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*Bernadette Whitsett-Hammond
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*Richard Guy Wilson
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===Board of Advisers===
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*Bill Adams
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*Jim Boyd
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*Maria Chapel
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*Richard Crozier
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*Helena Devereux
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*Bill Emory
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*Madeleine Hawks
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*Jean Hiatt
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*Andrew Johnston
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*Genevieve Keller
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*K. Edward Lay
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*Margaret Maliszewski Fritz
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*Judy Mickelson
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*Melanie Miller
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*Judy Rasmussen
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*Mark Rylander
 
*Justin Sarafin
 
*Justin Sarafin
*Richard Guy Wilson
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*Mary Joy Scala
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*Kay Slaughter
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*Edwina St. Rose
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*Ross L. Stevens
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*Roulhac B. Toledano
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*Peggy Van Yahresn
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===Projects===
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====Mid-Century Modern====
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In 2020, Preservation Piedmont began a project to mark buildings constructed between [[1930]] and [[1970]] that depart from traditional historical styles. <ref>{{cite web|title=Mid-Century Piedmont|url=https://sites.google.com/view/mid-centurypiedmont/home|author=|work=Website|publisher=Preservation Piedmont|location=|publishdate=|accessdate=May 8, 2021}}</ref>
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=====Charlottesville=====
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*[[W. A. Hartman Memorials]]
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*[[Zion Union Baptist Church]]
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*[[UVA Piedmont Faculty Housing]]
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*[[UVA Astronomy]]
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*[[UVA Alderman Road Residences]]
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*[[University Shopping Center]]
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*[[Amoco Station]] at 250 Meade Avenue
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*[[Frankel House]] at 2020 Spottswood Road
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*[[Jackson P. Burley School]]
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*[[Nannie Cole House]]
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*[[Town & Country]]
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*Texaco, ''demolished''
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*Wells Fargo Bank, 901 Emmett Street North
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*Shell Station, 1214 East High Street
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*Quick Stop, 1301 East High Street
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*Blue Ridge Graphics, 550 Meade Avenue
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*[[The Nook]]
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*Vance Buick Dealership, 900 Preston Avenue
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*Treehouse Snack Bar, demolished
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*Levy's Department Store, 102-104 East Main Street
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*Campbell Hall at UVA
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*Armory, now [[Key Recreation Center]]
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*Sinclair Garage, now [[Little Star Restaurant]] at [[420 West Main Street]]
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*American Telephone & Telegraphy Co., 430 East High Street
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*[[St. Mark's Lutheran Church]], 100 Alderman Road
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*Lucky 7 (sign), 801 East Market Street
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*Petyon Motors Packard, 842 Preston Avenue
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*Daily Progress, 407 East Market Street
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*Miller and Rhodes Department Store, [[321 East Main Street]]
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*[[Cavalier Inn]], now demolished
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*[[Paramount Movie Theater]]
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=====Albemarle County=====
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*[[Charlottesville Albemarle Airport]]
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*[[Broadus Wood School]]
  
 
==References==
 
==References==
<references/>
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{{reflist}}
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
[http://ppiedmont.squarespace.com/ Official site]
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[https://www.preservation-piedmont.org/ Official site]
  
  
 
[[Category:Non-profit organizations]]
 
[[Category:Non-profit organizations]]
 
[[Category:Historic preservation]]
 
[[Category:Historic preservation]]
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[[Category:1993 establishments]]

Latest revision as of 08:48, 26 March 2022

Preservation Piedmont is a non-profit organization founded in 1993 that is dedicated to the preservation of the built environment and its setting in order to protect and create an appreciation for the historic resources of the City of Charlottesville, Albemarle County and surrounding areas. [1]

The organization is waiving memberships for 2021 in response to the pandemic. [2]

Previous events

One of their signature events is Preservation Week, one of which was be held in 2011 from March 30 to April 9. The group also holds walking tours in the fall for people who want to learn more.

Current Board Members

  • Rebecca Deeds, President
  • Lucy Midlelfort, Vice President
  • Ellen Wagner, Treasurer
  • Emma Earnst, Secretary
  • Ed Brooks
  • Michael Dickens
  • Emma "Jo" Lawson
  • Rachel Lloyd
  • Tom Raney
  • Will Rourk
  • Liz Russell
  • Craig Swift
  • Bernadette Whitsett-Hammond
  • Richard Guy Wilson

Board of Advisers

  • Bill Adams
  • Jim Boyd
  • Maria Chapel
  • Richard Crozier
  • Helena Devereux
  • Bill Emory
  • Madeleine Hawks
  • Jean Hiatt
  • Andrew Johnston
  • Genevieve Keller
  • K. Edward Lay
  • Margaret Maliszewski Fritz
  • Judy Mickelson
  • Melanie Miller
  • Judy Rasmussen
  • Mark Rylander
  • Justin Sarafin
  • Mary Joy Scala
  • Kay Slaughter
  • Edwina St. Rose
  • Ross L. Stevens
  • Roulhac B. Toledano
  • Peggy Van Yahresn

Projects

Mid-Century Modern

In 2020, Preservation Piedmont began a project to mark buildings constructed between 1930 and 1970 that depart from traditional historical styles. [3]

Charlottesville
Albemarle County

References

  1. Web. Preservation Piedmont, retrieved February 16, 2011.
  2. Print: September 7, 2020: COVID-19 update for Labor Day, Sean Tubbs, Charlottesville Community Engagement, Town Crier Productions.
  3. Web. Mid-Century Piedmont, Website, Preservation Piedmont, retrieved May 8, 2021.

External links

Official site