Title A Graveyard Preservation Primer
Book Condition 126 pages, paperback, AltaMira Press
Publisher AltaMira Press 1995
0-7619-9130-1 / 9780761991304
Seller ID 991301AM
This slender volume encapsulates more information on graveyard preservation than any other restoration guidebook available.
Packed with effective methods of maintenance and repair, A Graveyard Preservation Primer will help you restore and prolong the life of the stones in your care. Numerous photos and illustrations further clarify and demonstrate different problems and remedies for the beginning preservationist.
Written for non-professional and professional preservationists involved in small to mid-size graveyard preservation projects. This basic primer explains in step-by-step fashion how to preserve and restore a graveyard. Restoration is discussed with recommendations as to what lay people should and should not undertake.
Strangstad, who is familiar with historic yards from Halifax to Savannah, provides a step-by-step guidebook that is an indispensable reference tool for anyone interested in graveyard preservation.
American Association for State and Local History Book Series
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