National Park Service Preservation Brief 20
This Brief encourages the preservation of historic barns and other agricultural structures by encouraging their maintenance and use as agricultural buildings, and by advancing their sensitive rehabilitation for new uses when their historic use is no longer feasible.
A "first-time user's guide" to the Federal tax incentives program and sample application specifically targeted to barn owners.
National Trust for Historic Preservation: BARN AGAIN!
BARN AGAIN! is a national program that provides information to help owners of historic barns rehabilitate and put barns back to productive use on farms and ranches. This Web site includes a extensive bibliography of barn reference sources.
Iowa Barn Foundation
The Iowa Barn Foundation is dedicated to preserving Iowa's rural buildings, symbols of Iowa's early heritage.
Taking Care of Your Old Barn
This Web site provides property owners with a basic guide to taking care of their historic barns and farm buildings. It includes some general guidelines, a short history of barns, ten tips for barn maintenance and repair, ways to adapt barns to other uses, sources of advice and funding for barn preservation, and a list of organizations that offer aid to those working on their barns. Produced by the Vermont Division for Historic Preservation and Vermont Housing and Conservation Board, Montpelier, Vermont.
Round Barns & Covered Bridges
Dale Travis put up this Web site for the enjoyment of all who are interested in round barns and covered bridges.