Doctor Huxford and the fort

Twenty-first century scientific analysis is giving substance to one of Fort Wayne’s enduring legends from the early 1800s. A scientific paper just published in the Journal of Conflict Archaeology solidly establishes some key facts about that legend for Fort Wayne’s historic Merchant Huxford House, the 1853 home of the city’s third mayor that ARCH bought, [...]

By | 2019-03-12T10:49:12-04:00 March 12th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

ARCHie Awards Presented at Hop River Brewing Company

Tonight, ARCH honored several hard-working individuals and organizations for their historic preservation efforts. The winners were: Single Family Residence 1020 W. Wayne St. (ARCHie) 918 Garden St. (commendation) Multi-Family Residence 1016 W. Washington Blvd. (ARCHie) 129 W. Creighton Ave. (commendation) Compatible New Construction 1024 W. Wayne St. (ARCHie) 1308 Rockhill St. (commendation) Institutional/Governmental Colonel Foster [...]

By | 2018-05-21T20:26:58-04:00 May 21st, 2018|Categories: Festivities, Preservation, Uncategorized|Tags: , |1 Comment

A.C. Wermuth Home Tour

ARCH is pleased to announce that we will present an exclusive tour of the Eliel and Eero Saarinen designed A.C. Wermuth home on Saturday, October 7, 2017. Completed in 1942, the Wermuth house is one of only seven private residences designed by the world renown architects. A.C. Wermuth served as the contractor for a number [...]

By | 2017-09-20T15:37:17-04:00 August 7th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|1 Comment

2017 Home and Garden Tour: Lafayette Place

ARCH is excited to announce that tickets are now on sale for the 2017 ARCH Historic Home and Garden Tour! This year we are pleased to partner with the Lafayette Place Neighborhood Association for this annual event. Please join us on Saturday, June 24, 2017 from 10:00 to 4:00 to tour the historic homes of [...]

By | 2017-06-01T15:03:43-04:00 May 24th, 2017|Categories: Tours, Uncategorized|Tags: , |0 Comments

ARCH Position Opening – Program Specialist – POSITION FILLED

ARCH, Inc. Program Specialist Job Opening  May 2, 2017 Job Description: ARCH is seeking a full-time Program Specialist. The program specialist is in charge of all aspects of planning, developing and implementing ARCH’s community education programs and fundraisers. This includes working with the audience development committee, home tour committee, volunteers, guest speakers, vendors, marketing and [...]

By | 2017-06-09T08:26:23-04:00 May 2nd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments