Category Archives: Exploration

Examining Place Through Google

I’m sure we’ve all used Google Maps or Google Earth by now, or maybe your a Mapquest person, but either way, I’m sure you’ve seen the satellite views that these mapping platforms have to offer. Have you ever used Google … Continue reading

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Shouldn’t Miss News of the Week

This is actually a roundup of the last two weeks of interesting preservation/cemetery/architecture/archaeology/etc news articles. Hangers Help Archives Director Identify Graves: Who knew a pair of metal clothes hangers could help locate graves and determine gender?  Read the article for … Continue reading

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Place Bucket List (Mountain Plains Edition)

This post is the eighth and final in my Place Bucket List series inspired by Adventures in Preservation, which asked readers what buildings were on our bucket lists. *Note: The regions I have given these states in this and upcoming … Continue reading

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Place Bucket List (Pacific Edition)

This post is the seventh in my Place Bucket List series inspired by Adventures in Preservation, which asked readers what buildings were on our bucket lists. *Note: The regions I have given these states in this and upcoming posts are … Continue reading

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Shouldn’t Miss News of the Week

Here’s some news that I think you shouldn’t miss, enjoy! MoMA: Expanding at all costs?: I recently included an article about the social media campaign to find other ways for MoMA to expand without demolishing the neighboring former American Folk … Continue reading

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Place Bucket List (South Edition)

This post is the sixth in my Place Bucket List series inspired by Adventures in Preservation, which asked readers what buildings were on our bucket lists.  I’ll admit, I know little about this area too.  When I list cities, it’s … Continue reading

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Followup Friday

Back on December 29, I shared photos of the following buildings in A Building’s Story and asked readers to guess what the original purpose of these buildings were. My thanks to Erik from Reader Area Development for guessing the first … Continue reading

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Place Bucket List (Midwest Edition)

This post is the fifth in my Place Bucket List series inspired by Adventures in Preservation, which asked readers what buildings were on our bucket lists. *Note: The regions I have given these states in this and upcoming posts are … Continue reading

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Place Bucket List (Southwest Edition)

This post is the fourth in my Place Bucket List series inspired by Adventures in Preservation, which asked readers what buildings were on our bucket lists. *Note: The regions I have given these states in this and upcoming posts are … Continue reading

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Place Bucket List (Southeast Edition)

This post is the third in my Place Bucket List series inspired by Adventures in Preservation, which asked readers what buildings were on our bucket lists. *Note: The regions I have given these states in this, previous, and upcoming posts … Continue reading

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