Preservation Burlington

Producer

Patricia Araujo

Description

Preservation Burlington produces a monthly walk through Burlington. It was founded in 1998 by local residents and preservationists to help bring families back to historic neighborhoods in the core of the city. For more information, http://preservationburlington.org

Programs in this Series

Format: 2017-11-18
Format: 2017-11-18
Vermont Prohibition: Teetotalers, Bootleggers & Corruption - 04/28/2016
Host Ron Wanamaker and Co Host Liisa Reimann, of the Preservation Burlington Education Committee, interviews Vermont author Adam Krakowski about his new book "Vermont Prohibition: Teetotalers, Bootleggers & Corruption." Adam...
Hosts Ron Wanamaker and Liisa Reimann - 03/24/2016
Ron Wanamaker and Liisa Reimann host. More information on Preservation Burlington.  Liisa Reimann Rivera Originally from England, Liisa has lived in Burlington since 2006. She earned her Master's in Historic Preservation from the University...
Burlington's Historic Women - 02/25/2016
Ron Wanamaker, Liisa Reimann, and Britta Fenniman-Tonn join in a discussion on Burlington's Historic Women. Preservation Burlington will be hosting events during March which is Women's History Month. More information on Preservation...
Social Media and Historic Preservation - 01/28/2016
Whether you are trying to reach out to volunteers for cemetery restoration, increase attendance at a historic museum, or just raise awareness of local history and our built heritage this is the show for you. Ron Wanamaker and Liisa Reimann welcome...
Vermont Author Vincent Feeney - 12/16/2015
Ron Wanamaker and Liisa Reimann speak with Vincent Feeney, author, historian and educator, on his most recent book, 'Burlington: A History of Vermont's Queen City'. More information on Preservation Burlington. 
Burlington Cemetery Commission - 10/22/2015
Ron Wanamaker and Liisa Reimann speak with Sarah Dopp of the Chittenden County Historical Society, and Allison Curran and Donna Waldron, members of the Burlington Cemetery Commission, on the commission's function and how cemetery's provide a...
Preserving and Protecting Burlington's Historic Architecture - 09/24/2015
Board and Education Committee Members, Ron Wanamaker and Lisa Reiman, share current events and issues Preservation Burlington are involved with. More information on Preservation Burlington - Preservation Burlington
Historic Painted Theater Curtains - 08/27/2015
Guest Host Jacob Mushlin, speaks with Christine Hadsel, Director of Curtains Without Borders, a conservation project dedicated to documenting and preserving historic painted scenery.  More informatoin on the organization: www....
IPTW 2015 Workshop - 07/23/2015
Ron Wanamaker hosts Blyth McManus, Cultural Resources Intern with the National Park Service, on her advocacy work for historic preservation, and reflections on the International Preservation Trades Workshop - July 22-24 at the Shelburne Farms Coach...
Hosted by Ron Wanamaker - 06/25/2015
Ron Wanamaker speaks with Peter Owens, CEDO Director, to discuss the Neighborhood Stabilization Program. To Learn more about the Neighborhood Stabilization Program click here. For more info about Preservation Burlington visit- Preservation...
Buying and Planning the Restoration of Old Houses Revisited - 05/28/2015
Host Ron Wanamaker speaks with Karl Lukhaup PB board member, craftsman and new "old house" owner, along with partner Bess Levison, with an update of the challenges of buying and planning the restoration of an old house. Karl and Bess...
Classic Sloop "Friend Ship" - Lake Champlain Sailing Cruises - 04/23/2015
Ron Wanamaker hosts Captain Mike Crowley of the Whistling Man Schooner Company and Captain of the classic sloop 'Friend Ship', departing for her slip next to ECHO, May until early October.  More information: www.whistlingman.com More...
Preservation - Restoration - 03/26/2015
Chris McCandless, a restorer and preservationist through many local projects, speaks with Ron Wanamaker, Preservation Burlington Boad Member on the passion and importance of preservatoin-restoratoin. Show hosted by Preservation Burlington. 
Burlington Firefighting - 02/26/2015
Ron Wanamaker hosts Liisa Reimann, author of 'Burlington Firefighting', discussing the history and development of the Burlington Fire Department. Besides being a local author, Liisa is also a board member of Preservatoin Burlington, serving...
Lost Shul Mural - Preparing for the Move - 01/30/2015
Ron Wanamaker leads viewers on a tour of the Chai Adam Synagogue on Burlington's Hyde Street, as preparations are made for the continuing restoration, removal and moving of the historic 1910 mural, representative of traditional Eastern European...

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