Southwood Park Home Tour Postponed

ARCH—Fort Wayne’s organization for historic preservation is postponing the Southwood Park Historic Home and Garden Tour scheduled for today, Saturday June 27, 2015 until tomorrow, Sunday June 28, 2015. The large number of downed trees, homes without power and copious amounts of rain have made today a horrible day for the event. We will have [...]

By | June 27th, 2015|Categories: Festivities, Tours|0 Comments

McMillen Mansion and Foster “Lake”

For well over a year, ARCH and the Southwood Park Neighborhood Association have been working on our upcoming tour.  To be held June 27th, the tour features 12 fantastic homes and we can't wait to see everyone next Saturday.  We have only a few remaining small worries heading into the tour, including the all too [...]

By | June 19th, 2015|Categories: Tours|0 Comments

Historic Southwood Park Home & Garden Tour, Pre-Tour Lecture

  Join ARCH at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 5310 Old Mill Road, at 6:00pm on Friday, June 26th for a free lecture presented by John Brinkmann, publisher of American Bungalow Magazine. American Bungalow is America’s premiere magazine for owners and admirers of Craftsman-style bungalow houses since 1990. Mr. Brinkmann will be speaking on small-house living and the [...]

By | June 9th, 2015|Categories: Lectures, Tours|0 Comments

The Lincoln Highway in Indiana

 Indiana Lincoln Highway Byways Meeting   ACPL May 26, 5:00 - 7:00 Running through the heart of Allen County and Fort Wayne, the Lincoln Highway was one of America's first transcontinental routes. The Indiana Lincoln Highway Association was awarded a Federal National Scenic Byways Grant for a comprehensive development plan for the Indiana Lincoln Highway [...]

By | May 19th, 2015|Categories: Meetings, Preservation|0 Comments

A Preview of the Southwood Park Home & Garden Tour

If you would like a glimpse of what you will experience during ARCH's Southwood Park Home & Garden Tour, then you should take a look at this recent article published in The Journal Gazette. 1325 Sunset Drive, not only is rich in architectural detail, but also rich in its own history of previous owners. The story published in [...]

By | May 11th, 2015|Categories: Tours|Tags: |0 Comments