Category: Architectural History

Want to work for CRA?

Share thisHelp Needed Nationwide – Cultural Resource Analysts, Inc., (CRA)  is actively seeking supervisory-level archaeologists and architectural historians in all 50 states.  CRA can be called upon with little or no notice to support FEMA activities anywhere in the country.

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CRA completes 2-year project for Civil War-era cemeteries

Share thisAs part of the National Cemetery Administration (NCA), U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ commemoration of the sesquicentennial of the Civil War, Cultural Resource Analysts just completed a two-year project to create interpretive signs for NCA’s 79 Civil War-era national

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Get a Plan…a Historic Preservation Plan

Share thisBy Kathy Martinolich, MHP Preservation planning—the process of identifying needs, determining priority actions, and developing short- and long-term strategies for the productive future of a historic resource or group of resources —is one of the many preservation-related services CRA

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Assessing the Significance of Hawks Nest-Glen Ferris Hydro Electric Project

Share this by William M. Hunter, MA Assessing the Significance of a Regional Mega-project: Hawks Nest-Glen Ferris Hydro Electric Project In 2013, under agreement with HDR, Inc., and on behalf of Hawks Nest Hydro, LLC, a subsidiary of Brookfield Renewable

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Making Sense of the Recent Past: Swami Prabhupada’s Palace of Gold

Share thisBy: William M. Hunter, MA   CRA recently completed a detailed evaluation of a unique historic property, the Palace of Gold, located in the community of New Vrindaban near Moundsville, West Virginia. The Palace of Gold is an elaborate

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National Register Listing can Provide Tax Credits

Share thisWithin the last five years Cultural Resource Analysts, Inc., has worked with several different clients to successfully list over 30 properties in the National Register of Historic Places, such as the John E. Pepper Distillery. The pursuit of National

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FCC Form 621 Submission Packet

Share thisCultural Resource Analysts, Inc., has extensive experience in preparing FCC Form 621 Submission Packets for clients. Cultural Resource Analysts, Inc., completed one such packet for a Verizon Wireless project in Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.

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Cultural Historic Baseline Survey for the Proposed KY 293 to KY 91 Princeton Connector in Caldwell County, Kentucky

Share thisCultural Resource Analysts, Inc., conducts numerous surveys for transportation projects. The surveys range in size, but many times are rather large with numerous architectural resources in the project area. Cultural Resource Analysts, Inc., works with the client to efficiently

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Lower Howard’s Creek Corridor Management Plan, Clark County, Kentucky

Share thisThe Lower Howard’s Creek valley in Clark County, Kentucky is home to a landscape of national cultural significance and regional biological importance. The valley’s importance was recognized by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet and resulted in the awarding of a

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Alan Higgins Featured in Evansville Living Magazine

Share thisAlan Higgins, Director of Architectural and Cultural History, is a leading expert in modern and recent past architecture and was recently featured in Evansville Living. He has spent numerous hours studying those resources that are considered recent past. Recently

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