Tuesday, September 13: Doug Swift
Theme: Why Does Preservation Matter?
Doug Swift, President of Roycroft Campus Corporation, focused on restoration efforts at Roycroft Campus in anticipation of the October 2011 National Trust for Historic Preservation Conference in Buffalo. Set in East Aurora, the uniquely American “Arts and Crafts” style community developed by Elbert Hubbard is an excellent example of preservation as an economic development tool.
Recorded on: September 13, 2011
Playing time: 57:35