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How to Speak Barn: The Nuances of Agricultural Architecture

Working in preservation in an agricultural context requires uncommon expertise. Barns and other farm building require a specialized vocabulary and a working knowledge of historical evolution of design and use. Learn the lingo, how to recognize change, and how to evaluate and describe elements necessary for National Register designation.
Speakers:
Jeffrey Marshall, Heritage Conservancy
Michael J. Cuba, Timber Framers Guild