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Winter 2007 - Volume 12 No 1
Preservation Austin Newsletter from the Heritage Society of Austin
Oakwood Chapel Restoration Project

November 2007
SAC receives grant for Chapel Structural Condition Assessment.
National Trust Newsletter November 2007 See page 5

November 04 2007
News 8 Austin Video
Link to news broadcast video - Austin Cemeteries

November 01 2007
News 8 Austin Story
Group works to preserve Austin's oldest residents

October 27 2007
"Murder, Mayhem & Misadventure Tour"
Stories from "beyond the grave" of people buried at Oakwood Cemetery, on this walking tour presented by Save Austin's Cemeteries.
News 8 Austin Story: Cemetery tours bring history to life on Halloween

October 12 2007
Oakwood Cemetery Tour
For those attending the 150th anniversary of the German Free School (1857-2007), and Oktoberfest Oct. 13th. The tour will focus on some of the Trustees, Teachers, and others of German heritage buried primarily in the Old Grounds, Section 1 & 2 of Oakwood.

March 31 2007
Volunteer Work Day
Rebuilding lost plot records (Section 1 - the older section) - measuring, photographing, tombstone style noting, and record documentation

March 08 2007
AGS Lifetime Learning Institute Workshop
Cemetery research field trip Oakwood Cemetery