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 |2016-11-15T13:20:54-04:00June 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 |2016-11-15T13:20:54-04:00May 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 |2015-06-19T15:56:12-04:00May 11th, 2015|Categories: Tours|Tags: |0 Comments

The Future of GE in Fort Wayne

GE Building No. 18 along Broadway. This Neoclassical building dating from 1913 was primarily used as office space. As many Fort Wayne residents are by now aware, General Electric announced last week that Building Number 18 on the Broadway campus will be demolished. This office building sits on the east side of Broadway, just [...]

By |2016-11-15T13:20:54-04:00March 9th, 2015|Categories: Preservation|0 Comments

Call for ARCHie Awards and Most Endangered List Nominees

  “Give us your list of tired, your maintained poor, Your muddled houses yearning to be free Of the wretched renovations bought from a “big box” store. Send these, and successes, deserving for all to see, That we lift a toast to those who did restore.”   (Apologies to the Statue of Liberty and poet [...]

By |2015-02-11T14:38:37-04:00February 11th, 2015|Categories: Preservation|Tags: , |0 Comments