NCPTT

NCPTT

NCPTT joined Tulane School of Architecture, Preservation Trades Network and Save our Cemeteries to host “Cities of the Dead: Above-Ground Cemetery Preservation, Conservation, Documentation Methodology and History,” July 13-31, in New Orleans, La.

Topics included appropriate treatments for 19th century above-ground tombs, lime-based building technology in plaster, mortar, limewash, and masonry applications,  architectural history, preservation technology, landscape architecture, funerary iconography, and the history of New Orleans Cemeteries.

National Center for Preservation Technology and Training
645 University Parkway
Natchitoches, LA 71457

Email: ncptt[at]nps.gov
Phone: (318) 356-7444
Fax: (318) 356-9119