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Thunderbird Barn, Canyon de Chelly, AZ

HistoriCorps Crew at Thunderbird Barn in 2015 VOLUNTEER with HISTORICORPS to rehabilitate the Thunderbird Barn in the stunning National Monument of Canyon de Chelly! PROJECT PARTNER: Canyon de Chelly National Monument PROJECT SITE DESCRIPTION: Inhabited by diverse peoples for over 5,000 years, Canyon de Chelly is today located in the heart of Navajo Nation. To this [...]

January 16th, 2017|Comments Off on Thunderbird Barn, Canyon de Chelly, AZ

HistoriCorps Institute Registration for Students

We are currently developing our 2017 project season. Please contact Jamie Baird, jbaird@historicorps.org, for more information about HistoriCorps Institute.  HistoriCorps Institute™  is the education and training arm of HistoriCorps®, the nationally recognized leader in mobilizing citizens to save and protect places that matter. Through our Program in Heritage Conservation and Construction, students learn the decision [...]

February 23rd, 2016|Comments Off on HistoriCorps Institute Registration for Students

Palace Station, AZ

Three week-long sessions in early to mid May. Volunteer with HistoriCorps to rehabilitate Palace Station, a rest stop for stagecoaches on an historic highway in northern Arizona this May! PROJECT PARTNER: Prescott National Forest Volunteers may sign up for  one or more sessions. Please plan to arrive between 5pm and 7pm the on the first day of the session; work will [...]

January 3rd, 2017|Comments Off on Palace Station, AZ

Arrowhead Lodge, CO

Volunteer with HistoriCorps to rehabilitate Arrowhead Lodge in Arapaho-Roosevelt National Forest! Note: This is a unique two-day, two-night project. PROJECT PARTNER: Arapaho-Roosevelt National Forest STUDENTS: If you are interested in earning credit or a certificate through the HistoriCorps Institute, learn more and apply through the HistoriCorps Institute’s page. Session 1: May 19 - 21, 2017 Please plan to arrive at or [...]

January 15th, 2017|Comments Off on Arrowhead Lodge, CO

Shelters in Tongass National Forest, AK

Manzanita Shelter after tree fall damage The Tongass National Forest is the nation’s largest, covering most of Southeast Alaska. Encompassing millions of acres of Alaskan wilderness, this unique forest features bear viewing areas, migratory bird stopover sites, and fascinating limestone caves and karst sites. Spend your summer with HistoriCorps, working to rehabilitate three historic [...]

April 3rd, 2017|Comments Off on Shelters in Tongass National Forest, AK

Forest Lodge, WI

Veterans, Students, and Volunteers: Join HistoriCorps to continue rehabilitating the grand Forest Lodge! PROJECT PARTNER: Chaquamegon-Nicolet National Forest We are offering a special opportunity again this year to veterans and students wishing to explore a career in historic preservation! Veterans and students who join this project for a full four sessions (one month) will receive: A daily stipend Two [...]

January 16th, 2017|Comments Off on Forest Lodge, WI

Bowerman Barn, CA

June 4-9, 2017: Volunteer to rehabilitate the timberframe of the Bowerman Barn, originally constructed by hand more than a century ago! PROJECT PARTNER: Shasta-Trinity National Forest Please plan to arrive between 5pm and 7pm the on the first day of the session; work will begin on the following morning. We will depart in the afternoon of the last day of [...]

February 9th, 2017|Comments Off on Bowerman Barn, CA

Old House Recreation Pavilion, Monongahela National Forest, WV (AmeriCorps AFHA Project)

Welcome AmeriCorps AFHA Hands On Volunteers! HistoriCorps looks forward to working with you to rehabilitate the Old House Recreation Pavilion in the beautiful Monongahela National Forest. PROJECT PARTNER: Monongahela National Forest PROJECT SITE DESCRIPTION: The Monongahela National Forest is one of the most ecologically diverse forests in the United States. In the early 1900's, following massive deforestation [...]

February 24th, 2017|Comments Off on Old House Recreation Pavilion, Monongahela National Forest, WV (AmeriCorps AFHA Project)

Wild Plum Guard Station, CA

Two week-long sessions in mid-June. Volunteer with Historicorps as we return to Wild Plum Guard Station to continue our preservation work! In 2015, volunteers worked on the site’s main cabin, and in 2016, volunteers preserved three outbuildings on the site: a bunkhouse, garage and barn. This year, we will work on the site's blacksmith shop, barn, and [...]

February 9th, 2017|Comments Off on Wild Plum Guard Station, CA

Kirkwood Museum, Idaho

DATES: June 16 - June 25, 2017 Volunteer with HistoriCorps to preserve the historic Kirkwood Museum (aka Sterling Cabin) on the Wild and Scenic Snake River! This project is more logistically demanding than most HistoriCorps projects (see details below). Please be advised that this is a tent-only project. PROJECT PARTNER: Wallowa-Whitman National Forest. Top photo source: Wallowa-Whitman National Forest CHALLENGE [...]

March 15th, 2017|Comments Off on Kirkwood Museum, Idaho
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