Notes From The Field

Dec 2014

For about three years, regional activities and other items of interest were highlighted through Notes from the Field Notes covered site visits, community news, National Register additions or announced upcoming special events in the region. Today you can keep up with the same news via the monthly Preservation Post e-newsletter (sign up below). 

The Notes From the Field archive is below:


September – Stonecipher Kelly House; Tanner Store Wartburg
– Historic Rugby; Sixteen Mile Tunnel
July – First Baptist Maynardville
 – Oak Ridge Heritage Tourism; Ray Smith Elected to THC; Mossy Creek Station; Morristown Celebrates Preservation Month.
April-May – East Tennessee Endangered 8 Announced
 – The Lacy Hotel Legacy in Lenoir City
 – Venture Place in Morristown; Tennessee State Tax Credit Proposed 

 Shults Grove; Campbell County Historic Survey; Morristown College Heritage Park

December  Maryville a New Tennessee Main Street community; A Significant Place Disappears
November – East Tennessee Preservation Awards
October – Morristown College Lost; Festival Park update; Donaldson House Update
 – Preservation Power Summit; Mossy Creek District Festival Park
 – Morristown is Attracting Redevelopment
July – Manhattan Project National Park; Tennessee Historical Commission Grants; New Exhibits at GSM Heritage Center
June – LaFollette coke ovens; Alexander Inn Award; Tanner School Receives Over $400,000 in Funding
May – Preservation Month Issue: Morristown College; Morgan County; Norris Dam National Register Listing; Stonecipher-Kelly Update 
April – Renaissance in Downtown Lenoir City; Norris Dam Celebrates 80 Years; Downtown Morristown’s National Register District
March – The Manhattan Project National Historical Park Is Already Making a Difference in Oak Ridge
 – Sevierville New Main Street Community, PLACES Toolbox Coverage

 – Morristown and Norris Dam nominated for National Register, Sevier County’s New Salem Church

December – PLACES Preservation Toolbox, 2015 East Tennessee Preservation Awards
 – 2015 East Tennessee Preservation Awards, Downtown Morristown’s SkyMart
 – 2015 East Tennessee Preservation Conference, Oak Ridge Friendship Bell
 – Alexander Inn Guest House Ready To Open, East Tennessee Preservation Conference
August – New Grainger County National Register Properties, History of King’s Academy
July – Bad Boys and BBQ Summer Supper, Morristown’s Coca-Cola Mural, Sweetwater
June – Stonecipher-Kelly House Update, Moonlight and Fireflies Summer Supper, Update on Alexander Inn

May – TMI Update, Jacob-Brown Estate, Lloyd Branson House
April – Endangered 8
March – Union County, KARM
February – Magnet Mills update, Murphy-Swann House
January – PLACES Strategic Plan, K-25 update, Stonecipher-Kelly visit, Alexander Inn/Guest House

December – PNC Mentoring, Bush Farm in Anderson County, 2014 regional preservation awards