Archive for August, 2017

PRESERVATION HEROES: BETTY AND ROBERT BALENTINE

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 | Posted by

LALH honors Betty and Robert Balentine, our 2017 Preservation Heroes, for their steadfast, generous philanthropic and intellectual commitment to excellence in landscape stewardship, design, and horticultural research. In 2002, the Balentines established the Southern Highlands Reserve at Lake Toxaway, North Carolina, with a mission of sustaining a rare ecosystem. Today a twenty-acre garden is surrounded […]

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LANDSCAPES OF EXCLUSION WINS AWARD OF MERIT

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 | Posted by

Landscapes of Exclusion: State Parks and Jim Crow in the American South by William E. O’Brien has received an Award of Merit from the American Association for State and Local History. The AASLH Leadership in History Awards, now in its 72nd year, is the most prestigious recognition for achievement in the preservation and interpretation of […]

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ORDER LALH BOOKS FROM OUR SPRING/SUMMER 2017 ONLINE CATALOG

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 | Posted by

The new catalog features forthcoming LALH titles as well as our backlist, with news of recent awards. Download the catalog from our website.

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VIEW: 25TH ANNIVERSARY ISSUE

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 | Posted by

VIEW 2017 will arrive in the mailboxes of LALH members this summer. This special twenty-fifth anniversary issue includes articles on the garden designs of Warren H. Manning and the contemporary practitioner Laurie Olin, Betty and Robert Balentine and the Southern Highlands Reserve, Preservation Legacy honoree Elizabeth Barlow Rogers, the impact of LALH books on beloved […]

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TWENTY-FIFTH ANNIVERSARY OF LALH

Monday, August 14, 2017 | Posted by

Since 1992, LALH has carried out its mission of educating the public and motivating stewardship of significant places. Thank you to our members and to the many organizations that have supported us over the last twenty-five years. Thank you for helping us become the leading publisher of books that advance the study and practice of […]

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