toolkit - preservation resources

Guidelines for Evaluating and Nominating Properties That Have Achieved Significance Within the Past 50 Years

National Park Service, National Register Bulletin
Originally published 1979, revised 1998
Accessed 09.20.2018

National Register Bulletin with “chapters” covering Historic Context, Comparative Evaluation of the Significance of a Property, Time and National Register Criteria, specifically for buildings or districts of the more recent past.

Published by National Park Service.
Bulletin/article, also available in downloadable pdf.

View the National Register of Historic Places Approved Registration Form for Richard Meier's Douglas House

National Register of Historic Places Program, NPS
Listed 2016
Accessed 09.27.2018

The National Park Service’s National Register Program includes a brief description of the property, which was nominated and approved at only 43 years of age, as well as the complete registration form that may serve as a guide for those considering designation as it shows how a proposal is assembled.

Published by the Douglas House.
Website, downloadable pdf.