Category: Architectural History

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

As 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 cemeteries,

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Get a Plan…a Historic Preservation Plan

By 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 offers. 

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

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 Energy Group,

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

By: 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 temple

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National Register Listing can Provide Tax Credits

Within 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 Register

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FCC Form 621 Submission Packet

Cultural 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. Share this

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

Cultural 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 survey

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

The 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 grant

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Alan Higgins Featured in Evansville Living Magazine

Alan 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 his

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Paul Laurence Dunbar Historic District Documentation, Little Rock, Arkansas

Cultural Resource Analysts, Inc., conducts a wide variety of architectural surveys each year. Each survey has its own unique needs, whether it is conducted in sprawling countryside or in densely developed urban districts. The architectural survey of the proposed Paul

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