Blog

AHPP To Hold Cemetery Preservation Workshop in Quitman

Arkansas Historic Preservation Program - Thursday, August 17, 2017

LITTLE ROCK–The Arkansas Historic Preservation Program will host a free cemetery preservation workshop at the Quitman Cemetery in Quitman on Saturday, September 23.

Rusty Brenner of Texas Cemetery Preservation will lead a free cemetery conservation workshop from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, September 23, at Quitman Cemetery at 44 College Street in Quitman. The workshop will focus on how to clean, re-set and repair tombstones, as well as instructions on cemetery maintenance, suitable cleaning products and proper techniques to use. Registration is limited to 40 people.

To register for the workshop, or for more information, contact Holly Hope at (501) 324-9880, write her at 1100 North St., Little Rock, AR 72201, or send an e-mail message to her at [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

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

Archive