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‘Art of Commemoration’ is a must-read for both historians and art lovers

July 15, 2013

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One of the treasures of the Vicksburg National Military Park is the stunning art of the park’s monuments, markers and statues. And, there is a great book, offered free of charge, that gives the history and significance of the park’s art and architecture. “Art of Commemoration” was written by Parker Hills, a 30-plus year military […]

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Two Duvall Decker projects honored with Gulf States Awards

June 24, 2013

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JACKSON, Mississippi —  Jackson architectural firm Duvall Decker Architects, P.A. took home two top regional design awards during the American Insitute of Architects Gulf States Region Design Awards ceremony in Denver, CO. The Bennie G. Thompson Academic & Civil Rights Research Center at Tougloo College and the Oak Ridge House in Jackson were the only […]

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