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2018 Newsletters

  • December 2018: New MHC Commissioner; Fort Negley Crowdrise Campaign; Interior Historic Landmark Ordinance; Upcoming Marker Dedications; 2019 African-American History and Culture Conference; Grant Opportunities
  • November 2018: NCCA Living History Tour video; Fort Negley Crowdrise campaign; HNI's Nashville Nine; Mr. Temple and the Tigerbelles documentary; Nashville Sites walking tours; Metro Archives Veteran's Day exhibit
  • October 2018: Metro Archives NEH grant; Nashville Schools and Desegregation; 19th Annual Living History Tour at Nashville City Cemetery; 39th Annual Oktoberfest; Artober Nashville 2018
  • September 2018: Nashville Sites; New Commissioners; Historic Nashville Inc. Nashville Nine nominations; "Voyage of Adventure" NPT documentary; New State Museum; Upcoming Events at Fort Negley
  • August 2018: Remembering Dutchman's Curve Train Wreck; Restoration of Stone Gates at Percy Warner Park; Former James Robertson Hotel Rehabilitation; New Tours at Belle Meade Plantation
  • July 2018: New MHC Commissioners; MHC Foundation's Back to Cuba Fundraiser; 2018 Memorial Day Dash; Bellevue History Group Launches New Website; 50th Anniversary of J. Percy Priest Dam; Old Hickory Centennial
  • June 2018: Preservation Awards Recap; Old Hickory Centennial; Statehood Day; Historic Resources along the Cumberland River; 50th Anniversary of the National Trails Act
  • May 2018: Preservation Awards; Two Rivers Archaeology Study; Fort Negley Cultural Landscape Report; State Museum Closing; Collins-Sirls Cemetery Restoration; Preservation Month; Old Hickory Centennial
  • April 2018: Preservation Awards; MHC Open House; Fort Negley Update; FY18 Appropriation Bill; Decorative Arts Symposium
  • March 2018: New MHC Commissioners; African-American History and Culture Conference; TSU Marker; Resilient Nashville; HNI 50th Anniversary; Preservation Awards
  • February 2018: Honoring Nashville's African-American History; African-American History and Culture Conference; MHC Foundation; Historic Nashville Inc. Annual Meeting
  • January 2018: African-American History and Culture Conference; Historic Tax Credit update; Fort Negley events; Historical Marker Project; Popular Historic Destinations in Nashville; Grant Opportunities

2017 Newsletters

  • December 2017: Historical Marker Project; Nashville City Cemetery book; Grant opportunities; Resilient Nashville
  • November 2017: New Commercial Grant Program; Staff Updates; Historic Tax Credits
  • October 2017: Staff Updates; Spooky Tours and Fall Events; 2017 Nashville Nine
  • September 2017: Staff Updates; Commissioner Changes; New Historic Landmark; September Lecture Series
  • August 2017: Staff Updates; Commissioner Changes; Fort Nashborough History Center Opens
  • July 2017: THC Certificate of Merit; Lectures and Lunches; Fort Negley Community Day
  • June 2017: MHZC Events: Neighborhood Meetings and Charrettes; Juneteenth Events; Tours of Two Rivers Mansion
  • May 2017: 2017 Preservation Awards; "Nashville History" Spring Lecture Series Continues; Memorial Day Dash
  • April 2017: "Nashville History" Spring Lecture Series; "Witness Walls" Public Dedication of Art
  • March 2017: Old House Fair, Call for Nominations: 2017 Preservation Awards; Spring Lectures
  • February 2017: Meet Our New Commissioner; Conference on African-American History and Culture; Old House Fair; Call for Nominations
  • January 2017: New Historic Landmarks; Conference on African-American History and Culture; Nashville Predators to host Music Row Preservation Night

2016 Newsletters

  • December 2016: National Register Update; Nashville Conference on African-American History and Culture
  • November 2016: Historic Preservation 101; Nashville Nine Announced; Lectures and Anniversary Events
  • October 2016: Living History at the Nashville City Cemetery; Nashville Nine; Preservation Easement Workshop
  • September 2016: National Register Update; New Historic Landmarks on the Way; Taste of Wedgewood-Houston
  • August 2016: Meet the Interns and New Commissioners; Endangered Sites Lists; Plan to Play
  • July 2016: National Register News; Meet the Interns; Many Master Plans; Endangered Sites Lists
  • June 2016: National Register News; Buchanan's Station; A New Vision for Music Row
  • May 2016: Preservation Awards; Memorial Day Dash
  • April 2016: Preservation Awards; A History of Music Row; National Register News
  • March 2016: Old House Fair; Preservation Awards; Lunch and Learn
  • February 2016: Mayor Barry Visits Sunnyside; African-American History and Culture Conference; Old House Fair
  • January 2016: African-American History and Culture Conference; Old House Fair

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