Leah Fox-Greenberg recently spoke at a meeting of the Kiwanis Club of Memphis. She spoke about the importance of preservation, and how it helps not just everyday Memphians, but also organizations that work hard for the Memphis area, such as Kiwanis Club. Download the newsletter to read all about it!Continue Reading

Status: Preserved Address: 1914 Poplar Avenue, Memphis Built: 1923 Architectural Style: Neo-classical style Original Function/Purpose: Multi-family housing History: The Parkview was designed by the St. Louis firm of Barnett, Haynes, and Barnett, a firm with several other notable hotels to its credit. The structure originally contained 165 suites, catering toContinue Reading

ERNEST C. WITHERS HOUSE Status: Preserved Address: 480 West Brooks Road, Memphis Built: 1953 Architectural Style: Minimal Traditional style with Ranch style alterations ca. 1970 Original Function/Purpose: Residential History: Ernest C. Withers lived and worked in this house at the height of his career. He documented some of the mostContinue Reading

Photo Credit: Overton Park/Facebook Overton Park Parking Plan Gets $3M in Federal Funding The money would help remediate the Greensward and remove the fence in the forest. By Toby Sells from the Memphis Flyer The project to forever eliminate parking on the Overton Park Greensward got $3 million in federalContinue Reading

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RE-discover Victorian Village and learn about how you can help preserve more gems like The James Lee house. An after-work “wind down” where you can sip a drink, get a bite, and help preserve our past for our future!Continue Reading