Brechin Receives Preservation Citation

Gray Brechin receives California Preservation Association's 2013 President's Award

Gray Brechin & Award
Gray Brechin receives California Preservation Association’s 2013 President’s Award

Living New Deal founder Gray Brechin has been honored by the California Preservation Association with its annual President’s Award.  The Board of Directors selected Dr. Brechin for his work as an author and advocate, and, in particular, his work advocating for the protection of U.S. Post Offices being sold off across the country – many of which are New Deal or contain New Deal artworks.  Brechin received his award at the annual California Preservation Awards event held on Friday, September 27th , 6:00 PM – 9:30 PM, at the Julia Morgan Ballroom in the Merchants Exchange Building in San Francisco.

For more information on the Awards Gala, click here.

is Project Manager for The Living New Deal. He is a trained cultural historian who teaches courses in U.S. History at the University of California, Berkeley, and Stanford University.

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