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Semi-Annual Meeting Spotlights Van Ness Auto Row


On Wednesday, January 15, Heritage will host the 2014 Semi-Annual Meeting at one of Van Ness Auto Row’s grandest automobile showplaces: British Motor Car’s historic showroom. Built in 1926, the temple-inspired building exemplifies the grandeur and romanticism of the early automobile [...]

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December Lecture: “Landscapes for a Modern City”


Heritage’s 2013 Lecture Series will conclude on Thursday, December 5 with an exploration of the work of modern landscape architects Thomas Church and Lawrence Halprin. Landscape architect and U.C. Berkeley-extension professor J.C. Miller will delve into contributions of these renowned designers to [...]

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October Lecture: “Sunset for the Masses”


Heritage’s annual Lecture Series will continue on Thursday, October 17 with a look at one of the Bay Area’s most significant developers, Henry Doelger. Known for the creation of large-scale, low-cost housing tracts, Doelger and his associates reshaped the landscapes [...]

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