Timothy Orwig will discuss the preservation and restoration of the Abigail Adams birthplace. Dr. Orwig teaches art and architectural history at Boston College and Lesley University. He earned an MA in historic preservation studies and a PhD in American and New England studies from Boston University. Dr. Orwig researches the history of Massachusetts buildings and has nominated over two-dozen properties to the National Register of Historic Places. His publications include articles in Historic New England magazine and books on Boston history and the Cape Cod Canal.