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Founded in 1972, we are a nonprofit dedicated to the preservation and revitalization of our city’s historic buildings, neighborhoods and places. We do so by championing initiatives that value the history and culture of places throughout the community, enhancing the quality of life and economic development of our great city.


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This Friday at the Wilson House we will welcome our members back in person as we celebrate our Holiday Party! The halls and house are decorated for you to enjoy refreshments and beverages while catching up. Come check out our Virginia Savage McAlester exhibit, enter our holiday desert baking contest or try out the entries for yourself, and meet our special guest Jack Drake! Jack is a 16-year old historian and author of “Preston Hollow: A Brief History,” and he will be signing copies of his book at the party.

The annual Holiday Party is a members-only event. Please consider bringing a new member guest with you! Click here for more details: www.facebook.com/events/422726092741928?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22surface%22%3A%22page%22%7D]%7D
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This Friday at the Wilson House we will welcome our members back in person as we celebrate our Holiday Party! The halls and house are decorated for you to enjoy refreshments and beverages while catching up. Come check out our Virginia Savage McAlester exhibit, enter our holiday desert baking contest or try out the entries for yourself, and meet our special guest Jack Drake! Jack is a 16-year old historian and author of “Preston Hollow: A Brief History,” and he will be signing copies of his book at the party. 
 
The annual Holiday Party is a members-only event. Please consider bringing a new member guest with you! Click here for more details: https://www.facebook.com/events/422726092741928?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22surface%22%3A%22page%22%7D]%7D

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Fall has officially arrived here on the Wilson Block 🍁 🍂
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The Wilson House, located at 2922 Swiss Avenue, was constructed in 1899 in Queen Anne style. ... See MoreSee Less

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