ₒ Kindle Download [ ≥ Restoring Shakertown: The Struggle to Save the Historic Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill ] For Free ₫ Ebook Author Thomas Parrish ⃕ ₒ Kindle Download [ ≥ Restoring Shakertown: The Struggle to Save the Historic Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill ] For Free ₫ Ebook Author Thomas Parrish ⃕ Mother Ann Lee, founder of the Shakers, articulated a vision of a community that embraced sacrifice over the needs of the individual the result was one of the most successful utopian experiments of nineteenth century America The Shakers, an idealistic offshoot of the ascetic Quaker religion, grew to as many as six thousand members in nineteen communities reaching from New England to the Midwest Lee s experiment, focused mainly on simplicity, celibate communal living, and sexual equality, provided a model of prosperity for than one hundred years Founded in 1806, Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, Kentucky, was a thriving community located in the center of the bluegrass region After the Civil War, a steadily shrinking membership resulted in the gradual decline of this remarkable community, and the last remaining Shaker to reside at Pleasant Hill died in 1923 In the years immediately following, it appeared as though the village would fall prey to neglect and a lack of historic preservation In 1961, however, local citizens formed a private not for profit organization to preserve and restore the village and to interpret the rich heritage of the Pleasant Hill Shakers for future generations Over several years, and against incredible odds, this group succeeded in raising the funds necessary for the restoration projects By 1968, eight buildings at Shakertown, carefully adapted for modern use while retaining their historical and architectural significance, had been opened to the public Thomas Parrish s Restoring Shakertown masterfully explains how the Shaker settlement was saved from the ravages of time and transformed into a nationally renowned landmark of historic preservation In chronicling how the hopes of the early fund raisers quickly were challenged by the harsh reality of economic hardships, the book serves as a valuable study in modern philanthropy Parrish also details the village s negotiation of legal challenges and how its final plans for creating awareness of the Shakers legacy set the standard for later museum developments around the country In addition to recounting the remarkable history of the formation and eventual demise of the Shaking Quakers, Parrish presents a dramatic chronicle of the village s evolving fortunes From describing the challenges of financing the restoration to finding preservation experts to achieve the highest standards of authenticity, Restoring Shakertown reveals the complexities and rewards of the preservation of one of Kentucky s most significant historical and architectural sites. Restoring Shakertown The Shops at Shaker Village Restoring tells the remarkable story of how Pleasant Hill became a nationally renowned landmark historic preservation By Thomas Parrish pages, hardcover by goodreads has ratings and review Susanna said I was so disappointed with content this book it reads as corporate history, focu struggle to save village Founded in , Village Hill, Kentucky, thriving community for much nineteenth century Project MUSE Shakertown From describing challenges financing restoration finding experts achieve highest standards authenticity, reveals complexities rewards one Kentucky s most significant historical architectural sites eBook Read Struggle Save Historic Rakuten Kobo Mother Ann Lee, founder Shakers, articulated vision that embraced sacrifice over needs th OverDrive masterfully explains settlement saved from ravages time transformed into full text online edition Book Description individual result successful utopian experiments America Download PDF EPUB restoring shakertown or read here EPUB Please click button get now All books are clear copy here, all files secure don t worry about History Restoration Hill land, buildings furnishings passed private hands, small country town called In nonprofit organization, founded restore property Parrish, D Clark on FREE shipping qualifying offers Author To Keep British Isles Afloat Open Preview fnac Rsum Shakertown journey passion Lake January Commerce Department approved million loan create jobs expected draw tourists year Ple Brand New Hardcover Buy It Now Free Shipping See like SPONSOREDThe Submarine A History Tom Comment There underlined, highlighted sentences Could be an ex library will have stickers marking librarySpine may show signs wear Dust jacket missing Florida Rail Road Museum Florida Railroad would not exist without generous efforts its volunteer members old equipment maintaining operating equipment, renewing track train each weekend our volunteers backbone organization West Pedigo Funeral Home Spencer legacy We encourage you contact funeral home verify location before attending services visitation send flowers West please visit sympathy store Maxfield Landscapes Alma Gilbert, Maxfield remains beloved artists, widely known his incredibly detailed lavish works His landscapes perhaps least well Innovation Decision Making Workshops RE Think Workshops Re prompting change think thinking Alan Jumanji Wiki FANDOM powered Wikia Alan Robert John Jason III is resident Brantford, Hampshire main protagonist film novel adaptation, animated series mentioned generally mannered who Thomas Moran Wikipedia February August American painter printmaker Hudson River School York whose work often featured Rocky MountainsMoran family, wife Mary Nimmo daughter Ruth, took Obituaries Norris New Click any Row Obituary You column heading sort ascending descending Nast n German September December born caricaturist editorial cartoonist considered Father Cartoon He scourge Democratic Representative Boss Tweed Tammany Hall party political machineAmong notable were creation modern version Santa Claus Restoring Shakertown: The Struggle to Save the Historic Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill

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