Nashville, Tenn. – The State Review Board will meet on Wednesday, May 28, 2008, to examine Tennessee's newest proposed nominations to the National Register of Historic Places. Sevier County has proposed none.
The meeting will be held at the Clover Bottom Mansion at 2941 Lebanon Road in Nashville. It will begin at 9 a.m. The Board will vote on 10 nominations from across the state. Nominations that meet the criteria will be sent for final approval to the National Register of Historic Places in the U. S. Department of the Interior.
In addition, three properties with the potential to be removed from the National Register will be reviewed. Reassessed properties include: Thomas J. Walker House (Knox County), the Home Infirmary (Montgomery County) and Ridley’s Landing (Rutherford County).
The State Review Board is composed of 13 people with backgrounds in American history, architecture, archaeology or related fields. It also includes members representing the public. The National Register program was authorized under the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966.
The public is invited to attend the meeting. For additional information, contact Claudette Stager at (615) 532-1550, extension 105, or at Claudette.Stager@state.tn.us.... read the rest of the story by Subscribing now.