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VAF New England ~ 2019 Annual Meeting ~ March 23, 2019

  • 23 Mar 2019
  • 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Sturbridge, Massachusetts


  • Student ID should be brought to the meeting.

Registration is closed

VAF-New England Annual Meeting

Landscapes of Diversity:

The Cultural Complexity of New England's Built Environment

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Fuller Conference Center ~ Old Sturbridge Village

Sturbridge, MA


Registration and Coffee




“Imaging New Netherland: Origins and Survival of Netherlandic Architecture in North America,” Jeroen Van Den Hurk, Salve Regina University


Building English Houses: Evidence from the Mashantucket Pequot and Hassanamisco Nipmuc Reservations, Myron Stachiw, Independent Scholar/Consultant in Social and Architectural History and Holly Izard, Worcester Historical Museum

11:40 to 12:00

VAF 2021 Conference in Plymouth, MA, J. Ritchie Garrison, University of Delaware

12:00 to 1:30


Box lunches ($20) will be offered at the Oliver Wight Tavern. Other lunch options are also available at the Museum and in nearby Sturbridge.  Please reserve lunch by March 13!


VAF-New England Chapter Annual Meeting (VAF members)

President’s Report; Secretary’s Report; Treasurer’s Report; Board Nominations and Vote; Fieldtrip Committee Report


The Architecture of La Survivance: Creating Quebecois Community in Early Twentieth-century New Hampshire, Peter Michaud, Cultural Resources Manager, United States Navy


The World in One Square Mile: The Cultural Landscape of Central Falls, Rhode Island, Gretchen Pineo and Virginia H. Adams, Public Archaeology Laboratory


New England’s Connected Farmhouse Architecture: An Investigation for the National Historic Landmarks Program, Roger Reed, National Register and National Historic Landmarks Programs


2018 VAF National Conference: The 2019 Annual VAF National Meeting—Landscapes of Succession--will be held in Philadelphia, PA from 29 May to June 1, 2019.  For more information, please go to: http://www.vafweb.org/conference.

VAF-NE Board of Directors (2018 - 2019): Laura B. Driemeyer, President; Peter Michaud, Vice President; Michael Steinitz, Treasurer; Karen Robbins, Secretary; Directors: Nicole Benjamin-Ma, Stephen Fan, Elizabeth Peebles, Elaine Stiles, and Zachary Violette (one vacancy).

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