Building a Place for History
Douglas McVarish is an architectural historian with the New Jersey Historic Preservation Office. Having begun his architectural survey work nearly thirty years ago in the film, paper form, and paper map era, he is working on HPO initiatives to incorporate digital technology in field survey. He has extensive experience in architectural survey and photography, gained through work with cultural resource firms and public agencies. Mr. McVarish has graduate degrees in planning from the University of Virginia and in historic preservation from the University of Vermont.