Tag Archives: NY

Galleting in the Garden

The Bronx, New York, USA – August 2008, August 2009, August 2012 On a sunny morning in August, 2008, more than a dozen volunteers gathered under an ancient mulberry tree in the Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum garden. They were to begin galleting out in the historic terrace garden and return the garden walkways to their original […]

Re-Plastering the Jean [Jacob] Hasbrouck House

New Paltz, New York USA – August 2007 Restoration work at the Jean [Jacob] Hasbrouck House has been a multi-year cooperative effort between a number of non-profit organizations in the US and France involving generous donations, federal funding, a series of technical experts, and the hard work of many volunteers. Adventures in Preservation, then known […]