Blog

AHPP Schedules February Cemetery Lectures

Arkansas Historic Preservation Program - Tuesday, January 31, 2017

LITTLE ROCK–The Arkansas Historic Preservation Program will present gravestone iconography lectures in Perryville and Fort Smith during February.

AHPP Special Projects Historian Holly Hope will present the free lecture – “Flora, Fauna and Faces: Reading Cemetery Symbolism”:

* At 7 p.m. on Tuesday, February 14, at the Max Milam Library at 609 Aplin Street in Perryville, sponsored by the Perry County Historical and Genealogical Society. For more information contact Hope at (501) 324-9148 or [email protected], or call Buford Suffridge at (501) 690-4333 or (501) 771-1012.

* At 7 p.m. on Thursday, February 16, in the Echols Conference Center at 504 North Waldron Road on the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith campus, sponsored by the Ark-Homa Chapter. For more information, contact Hope at (501) 324-9148 or [email protected], or Tim Mulvihill at (479) 788-7812 or [email protected].

The AHPP is the Department of Arkansas Heritage agency responsible for identifying, evaluating, registering and preserving the state’s cultural resources. Other agencies are the Arkansas Arts Council, the Delta Cultural Center in Helena, the Old State House Museum, the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center, the Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission, the Historic Arkansas Museum and the Arkansas State Archives.



Recent Posts


Tags

Dr. Ruth Hawkins Kiblah School Arkansas History Lesson Plans Pike County Arkansas Evelyn Gill Walker House Mississippi Main Street Association U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Booneville Arkansas free historic preservation workshop Historic Preservation Alliance Leake-Ingham Building Arkansas Business History News Release St. Francis County Historical Society Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission National Register of Historic Mississippi County Arkansas Huntsville Arkansas cemetery preservsation Main Street Batesville 19th Century Road Construction Cemetery Preservation Library historic Arkansas properties Perry County Arkansas Buffalo National River County courthouse Restoration Grants Historic Preservation Alliance of Arkansas Destination Downtown Conference Nevada County Arkansas Polk County Arkansas Phillips County Arkansas White County Courthouse Trail of Tears in Arkansas "Let Freedom Ring" Travel Grants Estes-Williams Post #61 American Legion Hut Burdette Plantation American Legion Mid-Century Modern Architecture Free Lesson Plan New Century Club of Camden cemetery preservation Russellville Arkansas Cumberland Presbyterian Church Forrest City Cemetery Main Street Arkansas:Real Estate Transfer Tax Rustic Architecture Free Cemetery Preservation Workshops Freedom Park Main Street Texarkana Madison County Arkansas Elias Camp Morris Arkansas Historic Preservation Turner Restoration Historic County Courthouses Camden Public Library downtown economic development Monroe County Courthouse Pope County Arkansas Marked Tree Lock and Siphons Prairie County Arkansas Montgomery County Courthouse Arkansas History Skillern House free history tours North Little Rock Arkansas Civil Works Administration Wingmead 13th Amendment Abolition of Slavery historic telephone booth Miller County Erbie Arkansas Arkansas religious history Art Deco Architecture African American education Pike County Courthouse Flood Control Arkansas African American Civil War History Real Estate Transfer Tax Ozark Farming Stearns/Gehring Chapel Cemetery Sandwiching in History Mississippi County Courthouse Osceola Monroe County Arkansas Dionicio Rodriguez International-Style Architecture Arkansas Design Network slipcover removal grants Saline County Arkansas Downtown Revitalization Grants Edgar Monsanto Queeny Central High School Neighborhood Historic District Camden to Washington Road Arkansas Natural and Cultural Resources Council Rosston Arkansas Houston Methodist Episcopal Church South Arkansas State University Heritage Sites Old U.S. Post Office and Customs House Morrilton Arkansas Civilian Conservation Corps Bogg Springs Hotel Helena Arkansas Arkansas Historic Preservation Program Carlisle Rock Island Railroad Depot Folk Victorian Architecture 13th Amendment Classroom Presentation Poinsett County Arkansas Duck Hunting steel window restoration workshop free teacher resources Arkansas Railroad History Main Street Siloam Springs Conway County Library most endangered historic places Gothic Revival architecture Marked Tree Arkansas National Historic Landmark Delta Cultural Center National Register of Historic Places Barney Elias House Tudor Revival Architecture Main Street Searcy Three States Lumber Company Newton County Arkansas Parker-Hickman Farm Historic District Main Street Arkansas Main Street Ozark Louisiana Main Street program Historic Preservation Restoration Grants historic resort communities Forrest City Arkansas Craftsman style architecture Roe Arkansas Arkansas Humanities Council Freedmen's Bureau downtown revitalization Sunken Lands Mosaic Templars Cultural Center Booneville Historical Preservation Society Free Courthouse Poster Huntsville Commercial Historic District Ouachita County Arkansas U.S. Forest Service Burdette Arkansas Little Rock Central High School Rosenwald Schools Main Street Dumas historic architecture Bogg Springs Arkansas Henry Koen Office Building Naturalistic Architecture Clarendon Arkansas Montgomery County Arkansas Benton Arkansas Pulaski County Courthouse Monsanto Chemical Corporation Pope County Courthouse Arkansas Preservation Awards Let Freedom Ring Arkansas Register of Historic Places Doddridge Arkansas Tolbert Gill Fayetteville Arkansas Little Rock Fire Station No. 2 Arkansas Tuberculosis Sanatorium Museum Centennial Baptist Church Renaissance Revival Architecture Camden Arkansas Walks Through History Paris Arkansas Houston Arkansas

Archive