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THE FRIENDS OF FRIENDLESS CHURCHES
Reg. Charity No: 209456; founded 1957 by Ivor Bulmer-Thomas. We save historic and redundant places of worship from demolition and decay, and now own nearly thirty such buildings, either through direct conveyence or long lease.
TOOLTALK Home Page
PAST is a collection of people who love old tools and history.The online place to learn about the tools and trades that made America.
The Center for Book Arts
The Center for Book Arts is dedicated to the preservation of the traditional crafts of bookmaking, as well as contemporary interpretations of the book as an art object. Founded in 1974, it was the first non-profit organization of its kind in the nation, and has since become a model for others around the world.
The Centre for Photographic Conservation
Aims include: Establishing a centre of conservation excellence with an ongoing programme of conservation and a commitment to the continued development of conservation techniques for photographic materials; establishing international standards and ethical guidelines for the conservation and restoration treatment, storage and exhibition of photographic materials; to pursue an active educational programme through internships, workshops, lectures, seminars, conferences and publications: to pursue allied research into original material and process technologies.
The Connecticut Trust For Historic Preservation
The Connecticut Trust, established in 1975, is the only statewide organization dedicated to protecting and preserving the state's irreplaceable historic resources. The Connecticut Trust protects the character and beauty of Connecticut's historic architecture, streetscapes, urban neighborhoods and country landscapes. And, we care deeply about helping you to preserve and protect your antique home.
The Federation for the Repair and Protection of Structures
FeRFA, the Resin Flooring Association, represents the major product manufacturers, specialist contractors, raw material suppliers and specialist service providers within the UK Industry.
The Lutyens Trust
An educational charity which acts as a source of information and help on the care and maintenance of the works of Sir Edwin Lutyens. Biography, chronology, works and bibliography
The Macon Heritage Foundation
The Macon Heritage Foundation is a private, non-profit membership organization formed in 1975 to promote the preservation, restoration and revitalization of Macon’s historic districts.
The Parthenon Marbles (or Elgin Marbles)
British Committee for the Restitution of the Parthenon Marbles is dedicated to securing the return of the Parthenon Marbles (also called the Elgin Marbles) to the new Acropolis Museum in Athens Greece
The Twentieth Century Society
Ê The Twentieth Century Society exists to safeguard the heritage of architecture and design in Britain from 1914 onwards.
The Victorian Society
The Victorian Society is the national society responsible for the study and protection of Victorian and Edwardian architecture and other arts. It was founded in 1958 to fight the then widespread ignorance of nineteenth and early twentieth century architecture.
ULSTER ARCHITECTURAL HERITAGE SOCIETY
The Ulster Architectural Heritage Society exists to promote the appreciation and enjoyment of architecture from the prehistoric to the present in the nine counties of Ulster, and to encourage its preservation and conservation. The Society organises outings for its members, publishes extensive and scholarly books, lobbies to save individual buildings and townscapes, comments on new developments, seeks to act as a network of information about buildings, architects and craftsmen.
United Kingdom Institute for Conservation
UKIC is the representative body for professional conservators and restorers in private and institutional practice in the UK. It started as a regional group of the International Institute for Conservation in 1958 and became autonomous in 1979. UKIC members are conservators, restorers and conservation scientists working in disciplines including applied art, archaeology, archives,botany, industrial archaeology, paintings, paper, sculpture and zoology. They also include many who have a professional, business or personal interest in conservation.
Virtual Museum of Canada
The Virtual Museum of Canada celebrates the stories and treasures that have come to define Canada over the centuries. Here you will find innovative multimedia content that educates, inspires and fascinates!
YOCOCU, Youth in the Conservation of Cultural Heritage. YOCOCU 2010 objectives are the following:
* to stimulate exchange of advanced knowledge in the field of Cultural Heritage;
* to promote integration of expertise, products, technology and policy involved in the preservation/conservation of Cultural Heritage;
* to foster exchange of ideas and experiences among young researchers, academicians, authorities and practicing conservators.
The program covers a wide range of interdisciplinary topics, such as degradation phenomena, conservation materials and methods, portable equipments, innovative diagnostic techniques.
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