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Wed 04.26.2017

James Marston Fitch: Pioneer in Preservation Education

When: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM WEDNESDAY, APRIL 26

Where:April 26, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. Higgins Hall Auditorium at Pratt Institute 61 St. James Place Brooklyn, NY 11238

This portrait of James Marston Fitch examines the inspirational work of the founder of Columbia University's Historic Preservation Program, the first in the nation, and looks at several New York City buildings and districts that demonstrate Fitch's enduring ideals. Created in 1996 by Christine Ferinde and Jon Calame, two graduates of Columbia's program, this film affectionately portrays a pioneer in the movement to preserve America's architectural heritage.Following the film there will be a panel discussion on the evolution and future of preservation education featuring leading experts in the field.

Organized By: New York Preservation Archive Project, James Marston Fitch Charitable Foundation, Pratt Institute, and Preservation Alumni

Speakers: Felicia Mayro, Nadya K. Nenadich, Frank Emile Sanchis, Anthony C. Wood

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