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Historic Preservation and Conservation

University of Pennsylvania

2006

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The Youth Study Center: Bringing Modernism To The Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Anny Su Jan 2006

The Youth Study Center: Bringing Modernism To The Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Anny Su

Theses (Historic Preservation)

No abstract provided.


The Gentrification Of Manayunk, Geraldine A. Fisher Jan 2006

The Gentrification Of Manayunk, Geraldine A. Fisher

Theses (Historic Preservation)

No abstract provided.


A Technical Study Of The Mural Paintings Of The Interior Dome Of The Capilla De La Virgen Del Rosario, Iglesia San José, San Juan, Puerto Rico, Cynthia L. Silva Jan 2006

A Technical Study Of The Mural Paintings Of The Interior Dome Of The Capilla De La Virgen Del Rosario, Iglesia San José, San Juan, Puerto Rico, Cynthia L. Silva

Theses (Historic Preservation)

This is a technical study of the extant murals of the 17th Capilla de la Virgen del Rosario located within Iglesia San José, San Juan, Puerto Rico. The primary objectives of this investigation were to: document existing mural campaigns, establish a chronology of mural painting through analysis of materials and techniques, evaluate the conditions of the paintings and to determine possible deterioration mechanisms, and propose recommendations for their conservation and interpretation. In-situ documentation including color digital photography, extensive field notes, and mapping of visible painting campaigns were conducted. This was followed by a materials analysis of select campaigns’ substrate, binders ...


Preserving The Work Of Mitchell/Giurgola Associates, Brendan R. Beier Jan 2006

Preserving The Work Of Mitchell/Giurgola Associates, Brendan R. Beier

Theses (Historic Preservation)

No abstract provided.


The Design And Fabrication Of The Plastered Cornices Of The Gaillard-Bennett House, 60 Montagu Street, Charleston, Sc, Frances H. Ford Jan 2006

The Design And Fabrication Of The Plastered Cornices Of The Gaillard-Bennett House, 60 Montagu Street, Charleston, Sc, Frances H. Ford

Theses (Historic Preservation)

No abstract provided.


Founding Or Funding: Are Historic House Museums In Trouble?, Dina Kanawati Jan 2006

Founding Or Funding: Are Historic House Museums In Trouble?, Dina Kanawati

Theses (Historic Preservation)

No abstract provided.


Redesigning Civic Memory: The African Burial Ground In Lower Manhattan, Sarah R. Katz Jan 2006

Redesigning Civic Memory: The African Burial Ground In Lower Manhattan, Sarah R. Katz

Theses (Historic Preservation)

No abstract provided.


Performance Analysis Of Hydraulic Lime Grouts For Masonry Repair, Victoria I. Pingarrón Alvarez Jan 2006

Performance Analysis Of Hydraulic Lime Grouts For Masonry Repair, Victoria I. Pingarrón Alvarez

Theses (Historic Preservation)

No abstract provided.


Assessment Of The Grout Used For The Structural Stabilization Of The Early Phrygian Citadel Gate At Gordion, Turkey, Kelly H. Wong Jan 2006

Assessment Of The Grout Used For The Structural Stabilization Of The Early Phrygian Citadel Gate At Gordion, Turkey, Kelly H. Wong

Theses (Historic Preservation)

No abstract provided.