National Register of Historic Places


Photo courtesy of Preservation NC

“From the street, it looks like a pretty prosperous house. It looks like a big house, and it’s not. This was all about speaking to the street, saying, ‘We have arrived. We are making it.’” Read more

Style Issue


Courtesy of the public domain

Last June, Simone's birthplace in Tryon, North Carolina, was declared a National Treasure. This August, a flurry of local events celebrate her and raise money for preservation efforts. Read more