Award-Winning Preservation: Public/Private Partnership Saves Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site

Posted on: February 18th, 2011 by National Trust for Historic Preservation 1 Comment

Each year, the National Trust for Historic Preservation celebrates the best of preservation by presenting National Preservation Awards to individuals and organizations whose contributions demonstrate excellence in historic preservation. This is the latest in a series of posts highlighting 2010′s winners.

Moton Field, Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site, Tuskegee, Alabama
Award Type: National Trust/Advisory Council on Historic Preservation Award for Federal Partnerships in Historic Preservation

Thanks to an ambitious public/private partnership, Moton Field, the small Alabama airfield where the famed Tuskegee Airmen learned to fly, has been thoughtfully revitalized and preserved.

Do you know of a deserving individual, organization, agency, or project? We are now accepting nominations for the 2011 National Preservation Awards - and the deadline has been extended to February 24. Learn more »

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  1. James Valesky

    February 18, 2011

    Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site (Moton Field). As a former member of the military (USMC) I salute the efforts of the National Trust to preserve the memory of these men who served heroically for our country.