What is the Trust?

From the Blount County Historic Trust By-Laws:

Section 1: Purpose—The purpose of Blount County Historic Trust, Incorporated, is to promote discovery, procurement, preservation, improvement and maintenance of structures, sites, artifacts, and records which are architecturally, historically, or culturally significant in Blount County, Tennessee.

Section 2: Policy—The role of Blount County Historic Trust, Inc., shall be largely educational and advisory—encouraging governments and private citizens to carry our projects in historic preservation. Where appropriate, the Trust may actually undertake projects in historic preservation.