Saving Princeton Battlefield

If you’re visiting this website, looking at the gallery images, and reading my posts, there’s a very good chance that you have an interest in historic preservation. You also might be a follower or member of the National Trust for Historic Preservation and familiar with their list of the 11 most endangered places. For many…

The Genesis of Historic Rescue

It’s spring 2012 and I’m standing outside the Thomas Clarke house in Princeton, New Jersey. The docent, a very patient man named John, is talking to a group of students from a local junior high school. He’s trying to explain to the very distracted group what it was like to live in a farmhouse in…