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1/5/2017 Member News
St. Petersburg Preservation "The Secrets of Your Home - A Primer on How to Research Your Home's History”

For Immediate Release

St. Petersburg Preservation
"The Secrets of Your Home" - A Primer on How to Research Your Home's History”

St. Petersburg, FL
January 5, 2017

Have you wondered when your home was built, who was the builder or architect or maybe who first lived in the home? If so, then this Keep St. Pete Special program is the perfect program for you! SPP has put together a panel of experts who will offer a multi-media presentation and primer on how to research a home's history. Learn the tips the pros use and where to find the resources available to trace a home's history. And, it will be fun! Come early and mingle with other interested homeowners, cash bar will be available from Hops n Props.

The panel includes, Laura Duvekot, City of St. Petersburg Preservation Planner; Marta Jones, St. Petersburg Museum of History Archivist & Collections Manager; and Lucy Jones, Senior Project Architectural Historian at Cardno.

"The Secrets of Your Home - A Primer on How to Research Your Home's History”
Wednesday, January 25th, 6:00 pm reception, 6:30 pm program
St. Petersburg Museum of History, 335 2nd Ave. NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
This program costs $5 for SPP members; $15 for non-members Register at

St. Petersburg Preservation & the St. Petersburg Museum of History are offering a joint membership special! Join/renew in both - individual joint membership $60; household joint membership $95 (must purchase at event). A joint membership allows you to support both organizations and among other benefits includes free SPP walking tours, free SPMOH museum admission, including to the Museum's Archives, a resource you will want to use in researching your home's history! Contact SPP with questions at (727) 824-7802 or

SPP works to foster an appreciation of St. Petersburg’s historic environment by educating the public about local historic resources, landmarking deserving sites and structures, and recognizing the people and business that help achieve this goal.



Allison Stribling, Executive Director
St. Petersburg Preservation
(727) 824.7802