the WALKERTON of PRESERVATION By Adam Sobolak

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prologue   zero   press
December 26, 2000     1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9
to be continued... 2002    
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An inevitable ruin of links, fresh (again) in September 2003:

Old Mill

http://www.oldmilltoronto.com/

architects of the addition
http://www.crangandboake.com/news_PCan.htm

viablity of authentic historic hotels
http://www.nthp.org/historic_hotels/list.asp

restoration of old mills
http://www.angelfire.com/journal/millrestoration/preservation.html

grist mill operation
http://www.angelfire.com/journal/pondlilymill/index.html

Walkerton

Attorney General's Judicial Inquiry and findings
Part One http://www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/about/...
Part Two http://www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/about/...

class action settlement info
http://www.canoe.ca/EcoliTragedy/010319_ecoli-cp.html

Toronto Star report
http://www.thestar.com/...

environment and agriculture in conflict
http://www.ifs.se/Workshops/Kampala_1993/preston.htm

humans and agriculture in conflict
http://www.agriculture.purdue.edu/agricultures/past/fall2000/features/feature_04.html

Toronto

http://www.city.toronto.on.ca/culture/montgomerys_inn.htm

Guildwood Park, site of large chunks saved from demolished buildings, situated as follies in a park.
-  Guild Inn, Toronto Star, April 15 2002
-  Guild Inn, Toronto Star, April 16 2002

Toronto Region Conservation Authority
-  http://www.trca.on.ca/planning_permits/... TRCA has purview over building permits on Humber River.
-  http://www.trca.on.ca/parks_and_attractions/... TRCA runs ersatz field trip magnet.
-  http://www.blackhole.on.ca/Historical_importance.htm comprehensive history of neighbouring Rouge River.
-  http://www.blackhole.on.ca/index.html Rouge River Valley in peril.

Dunington-Grubb
-  http://www.apa.umontreal.ca/gadrat/formcont/...
-  http://www.lib.uoguelph.ca/cclaa/dunningt.htm
-  http://www.oala.on.ca/...

Niagara-on-the-Lake: loved to death.
Niagara-on-the-Lake, National Post, Feb. 5 2002

Toronto Waterfront Regeneration Trust
http://www.waterfronttrail.org/

Family Compact (1800s)
http://www.chem.yorku.ca/grad/SG/UC-1838.htm

Apache Burger
-  http://www.rustyspell.com/rheos/hitslin.html
-  http://www.woodenmen.org/shadowfist/reports/sf-bbq.html
-  http://www.johntory.ca/news_article.php?news_id=1


Concourse Building

relics, follies, & fetishes
ruins as follies; industrial archeology... etc.

ruins as forbidden experience
-  http://abandoned-places.com/
-  http://www.infiltration.org/
-  http://www.modern-ruins.com/ruins/
-  http://e.webring.com/hub?ring=draining&id=68&hub "urban explorers" webring

ruins as still life
-  http://www.sonicatrophy.com/
-  http://www.oboylephoto.com/ruins/index.htm
-  http://www.dubtown.de/ German factories
-  http://people.jyu.fi/~raiztlin/www/eu_gallery.html Finnish sawmills
-  http://www.hfinster.de/StahlArt/StahlArt_main.html European mines/factories

ruins as canvas
http://www.angelfire.com/rock/mtlgraffiti/

San Fransisco's Sutro baths
http://www.sfbg.com/SFLife/33/15/sutro.html

Alcatraz
http://www.epa.gov/...

Buffalo grain silos
-  http://www.albrightknox.org/pastexh/Engel/cover.html
-  http://ah.bfn.org/a/ganson/250/tiel.html

Huletts - Cleveland, Ohio
http://www.citizensvision.org/home-hm/

Big Muskie - Cumberland, Ohio
http://little-mountain.com/bigmuskie/

Society for Industrial Archeology
http://www.ss.mtu.edu/IA/sia.html

Society for the History of Technology
http://shot.jhu.edu/news/calls/call.htm

Society for Commercial Archeology (USA)
http://www.sca-roadside.org/

ruins as tissue of a city, ruins as mutation
- http://detroityes.com/home.htm
- http://detnews.com/specialreports/2001/elmhurst/index.htm
- http://www.potrc.org/home/writings/house.html
- http://www.builtstlouis.net/arch.html

http://www.stlouiscityhospital.org/

"real" picturesque folly
-  http://www.fountainsabbey.org.uk/
-  http://public-art.shu.ac.uk/paris/index.html#page17 Parc de la Villette
-  http://www.johnmadjackfuller.homestead.com/
-  http://www.follytowers.com

"fake" picturesque folly
-  http://public-art.shu.ac.uk/paris/index.html#page14 Parc des Buttes-Chaumont
-  http://www.portmeirion-village.com/

ruins as fantasy
-  http://www.ocaiw.com/piranesi.htm Piranesi
-  http://www.hearts-ease.org/cgi-bin/timeline... Piranesi timeline
-  http://www.reconstructions.org/frames.html Propylaia
-  http://www.iath.virginia.edu/pompeii/ Pompei

ruins as ghost civilization
-  http://news.nationalgeographic.com/... Machu Picchu, Peru
-  http://www.wcmc.org.uk/protected_areas/data/wh/tikal.html Tikal, Guatemala
-  http://whc.unesco.org/sites/744.htm San Agustin, Columbia
-  http://www.cuencanet.com/ingapirca/ Ingapirca, Ecuador
-  http://i-cias.com/m.s/algeria/djemila.htm Djemila, Algeria
-  http://www.libyaonline.com/libya/sabratha.html Sabrata, Libya
-  http://wmf.org/2000list.html?sid=977&year=prev Butrint, Albania
-  http://www.getty.edu/conservation/... Khami, Zimbabwe
-  http://rubens.anu.edu.au/htdocs/bycountry/indonesia/borobudur/ Borobudar, Indonesia
-  http://www.moxon.net/indonesia/prambanan.html Prambanan, Indonesia
-  http://www.emp.pdx.edu/htliono/pramban.html
-  http://www.waseda.ac.jp/projects/AsianArch/sites/cambd-E.html Angkor, Cambodia

waterfront & brownfield data (in pdfs)
http://www.waterfronttrail.org/files/pubs.htm

archeology vs. epigraphy
http://www.equinox-project.com/esop81.htm

rural heritage preservation
http://www.silosandsmokestacks.org/

German megaliths
http://citd.scar.utoronto.ca/...

review of Jackson on ruins
http://www.gsd.harvard.edu/research/...

ownership of relics
http://www.uapress.arizona.edu/samples/sam1378.htm

regarding Roman ruins during the Renaissance
http://www.boisestate.edu/courses/hy309/docs/burckhardt/3-2.html

New World as Eden
http://www.fandm.edu/Departments/AmericanStudies/...

ruins as architectural template
http://www2.essex.ac.uk/arthistory/arara/...

aesthetics

McMichael Gallery Toronto, curatorial philosophy
http://www.mcmichael.com/collect.htm

Mendelsohn's Petersdorff Dept. Store
http://www.demel.net/poland/log/21oct1999.html

Sverre Fehn
http://www.pritzkerprize.com/hedmark.htm

Carlo Scarpa
http://www.metropolismag.com/html/content_1099/oc99ths.htm

Broch and kitsch
http://www.thing.net/~sbinkley/Kitsch.html

fake artifacts: a critique

change and progress

Edmund Burke
-  http://www.bartleby.com/24/3/16.html
-  http://www.ourcivilisation.com/burke/index2.htm

John Ruskin
http://www.victorianweb.org/authors/ruskin/sawyer/5.2.html

Conservatism as positive force
http://counterrevolution.net/trad.html

Leisure time as negative force
http://www.newint.org/issue308/fantasy.htm

Postmodernism under-utilizes the human soul (Knippenberg)
http://www.civsoc.com/links/knip1.htm

Civil Society as front for multi-national capitalism (Rieff)
http://www.globalpolicy.org/...

Interesting digest of Civil Society myths (Carothers)
http://www.strom.clemson.edu/...

Adam Smith
-  http://www.swans.com/library/art1/mgc002.html the "service industry" considered parasitical.
-  http://www.libertyhaven.com/... "Economics: A Branch of Moral Philosophy" (Read).

Aquinas via Aristotle
http://www.aquinasonline.com/Topics/change.html

what is "longterm"?
http://www.jaycross.com/jayhoo/book_longnow.htm

essay on progress
http://www.revilo-oliver.com/Writers/Klages/Man_and_Earth.html

Kunstler on Saratoga Springs Grand Union Hotel
http://www.theatlantic.com/issues/96sep/kunstler/kunstler.htm

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