The Interior Dept. is responsible for establishing professional standards a providing advice on the preservation a protection of all cultural resources listed in or eligible for listing in the National Register of Historic Places. These Standards are intended to be applied to a wide variety of resource types, including buildings, sites, structures, objects, a districts. The Standards are neither technical nor prescriptive, but are intended to promote responsible preservation practices. Covers: exterior building materials a features; interior building systems, spaces, a finishes; building sites; settings. Photos.This includes the roofa#39;s shape, such as hipped, gambrel, and mansard; decorative features such as cupolas, cresting, chimneys, and weathervanes; and roofing material such as slate, wood, clay tile, and metal, as well as its size, color, andanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Secretary of the Interior's Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties|
|Author||:||Kay D. Weeks, Anne E. Grimmer|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 1995-02-01|