Log Repair & Restoration Workshop

Log Repair & Restoration Workshop

Log Cabin Repair & Restoration Workshop 15 - 18 November, 2016 Learn. Teach. Do.     We are always looking for opportunities to learn more about the processes and techniques used to preserve our historic structure. So when we heard that the Historic...

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Commemoration of the Soldiers & Sailors Monument

Commemoration of the Soldiers & Sailors Monument

Please join us as we commemorate the restoration of the Soldiers and Sailors Monument in the Duluth Civic Center Historic District. Friday, July 29, 2016 11:00 am Outside City Hall – 411 W First Street Duluth, Minn. 55802   The Soldiers and Sailors Monument,...

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HRS – Another Step in a Long Journey

HRS – Another Step in a Long Journey

Half Way Ranger Station - Northern Bedrock Historic Preservation Corps has been working with the Northern Research Station and the State Historic Preservation Office to rehabilitate the Halfway Ranger Station (HRS), formerly the Kawishiwi Field Laboratory, site for...

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Northern Bedrock’s Business Plan

Northern Bedrock’s Business Plan

Northern Bedrock Historic Preservation Corps (Northern Bedrock) was created to service two converging trends in Minnesota: the growing need for job training for young adults and the aging stock of historic resources. Northern Bedrock trains the future stewards of the...

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Northern Bedrock’s First Crew

Northern Bedrock’s First Crew

Northern Bedrock has partnered with MNHS with support by the State of Minnesota from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund to run a 5 person crew in October and continue operations to further develop the historic preservation focused conservation corps model.

Cemetery Preservation

Cemetery Preservation

Cemetery Preservation The crew kicked off their season with training about gravestone preservation from Save Your Stones. Check out the media coverage from WDIO and Duluth News Tribune. We are grateful to Lloyd K. Johnson Foundation, Minnesota Historical Society, The...

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Statewide Survey

Statewide Survey

Statewide Survey February 19, 2014-Minnesota Historical Society launches statewide survey to assess historic preservation work, funding associated, and the impression of using conservation corps crews to complete the work. Take the survey here. Building a Pathway to...

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Planting Trees on the Flute Reed River

Planting Trees on the Flute Reed River

Planting Trees on the Flute Reed River May 24-27, 2013-Sixteen members of Northern Bedrock worked with Flute Reed Partnership to plant 1,500 trees along the Flute Reed River.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lWW5BifBxPU&feature=youtu.be Building a Pathway to the...

Building a Pathway to the Preservation Trades

Northern Bedrock Historic Preservation Corps' mission is to develop lifelong workforce skills by connecting young people to the earth, cultures, and traditions through historic preservation work and outdoor service.