Part of Herbert S. Stovel fonds
This series consists of records created and accumulated by Herb Stovel during his time working as a consultant and with his consulting firm the Institute for Heritage Education. The documentation is comprised of correspondence, reports, and notes on multiple projects. In 1988, Herb Stovel founded the founder Institute of Heritage Education, and was the Executive Director of the organization. The work of the Institute focused on technical consulting, management consulting, education and training.
Projects found in this series include and preparatory documents for the International Symposium of World Heritage Cities held in Québec City in 1991, and work on the Rideau Canal Corridor cultural landscape study, which led to a UNESCO World Heritage designation in 2007.
This series also includes significant material from Mr. Stovel’s time as a consultant for the federal government, notably his work on the development of training programs for the Federal Heritage Buildings Review Office, including the Cultural Resource Management Policy Orientation Training for federal employees. This series also includes Mr. Stovel’s training work for the Government of Ontario and the development of “train the trainers” course on behalf of the ICOMOS Canada Education & Training Committee.