Is that transom over your door a 1890s treasure or a 1980s addition? Can’t tell your cast iron from your mild steel? And what color did people paint their houses in the 1920s, anyway? Learn more on Wednesday March 15, 6:30-8 p.m., at the Northeast Library, 330 7th St. NE.
Architectural conservator Justine P Bello explains how to decode the vintage from the reproduction in a talk entitled: “Antique or Modern: Identifying Original Architectural Details in Your Home.”
We’re trying out a new venue: the downstairs meeting room at the Northeast Branch Library, 330 7th Street, NE at 6:30 pm. Hope to see you there.
The venue is handicapped accessible and the public is encouraged to attend.
The Preservation Café series is a free forum with topics of interest to the greater Capitol Hill community.