Historic Preservation Month

Photo of the 'Missing Soldiers' Clara Barton museum

The Conservation of the Clara Barton Building

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The building located at 437-441 Seventh Street, Northwest is a former Pennsylvania Avenue Development Corporation (PADC) owned building which was identified as the office and residence of Miss Clara B...
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Clifton Federal Building

Historic Preservation Month May 2021

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Every year the number of GSA buildings recognized for their historic, architectural, and cultural significance grows. Today, GSA owns 512 historic buildings listed in, or eligible for, the National Re...
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Aspinall court house

2019 Preservation Month

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As we close out the celebration of 2019’s Preservation Month at GSA on May 31st, it is also fitting to reflect on our agency’s history as we approach our 70-year milestone.When GSA was established in...
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Building near National Mall in Washington, DC

Historic Preservation in the 21st Century

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Sustaining a stewardship ethic of responsible planning and resource management requires flexibility and resilience to respond to an environment of changing missions and economic circumstances. Since t...
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National Preservation Month: Documenting a Legacy

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U.S. Custom House, New Orleans, LAIn 2005, the GSA Center for Historic Buildings embarked on a collaboration with the Library of Congress (LOC) to photograph twenty historic buildings under U. S. Gene...
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Last Reviewed: 2021-06-09