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Manuscripts by Subject - Groups / Organizations - #11060

Title: Bismarck Historic Preservation Association Records

Dates: 1980-1996

Collection Number: MSS 11060

Quantity: 0.5 cubic feet

Abstract: Consists of records of the organization, including articles of incorporation, grant material, notes, material on the Cathedral District in Bismarck, the Washington Street Corridor, the Bismarck Centennial Committee (North Dakota Centennial), the creation of a Historic Preservation Review Commission through a city ordinance, the National Register of Historic Places, and zoning.

Provenance: The collection was donated by Candace Christianson in February 2010. The collection was processed, and the inventory created, by Emily J. Ergen in March 2010.

Property Rights: The State Historical Society of North Dakota owns the property rights to this collection.


Access: This collection is open under the rules and regulations of the State Historical Society of North Dakota.

Citation: Researchers are requested to cite the collection title, collection number, and the State Historical Society of North Dakota in all footnote and bibliographic references.



Box 1:
1 Bismarck Historic Preservation Association articles of incorporation (draft), 1987
2 Grant material, 1984
3 Notes
4 Cathedral district, Bismarck, ca 1988
5 Washington Street Corridor - Mailings and correspondence, meetings and notes, newspaper clippings and publications, 1983 & 1988
6 Washington Street Corridor - Public Hearings, 1984 & 1988
7 Washington Street Corridor - Environmental Impact Statement, July 1984
8 Bismarck Centennial Committee/North Dakota Centennial, 1988
9 City ordinance - creation of a Historic Preservation Review Commission, 1988
10 Zoning, 1988
11 National Register of Historic Places, 1980-1996


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