ProJo: Social Snaps: Cocktail party, Festival of Historic Houses raise nearly $50,000 for Providence Preservation Society
Posted Jun. 25, 2015 at 12:11 pm
Updated at 12:53 PM
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- A cocktail reception was held June 12 at the Ward-Perry House, the home of Ann F. Clark and Samuel C. Dudley, Jr., to kick off the Providence Preservation Society's 36th Festival of Historic Houses.
by Bill Van Siclen
Journal Arts Writer Posted May. 24, 2015 @ 12:01 am
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Providence Preservation Society's Most Endangered Properties List, the annual "top 10" list of historic sites and properties threatened by some combination of neglect, vandalism or demolition.Since the beginning of the year, PPS has chronicled many of these properties on its website — ppsri.org — and on social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter.