Newsletters 2017-2018 Please click on the links below to open selected issues of The Preservationist in PDF format. 2017-2018 Program Year November 2017. Introducing some of the Society’s newest acquisitions. October 2017. A Rufus Porter mural on the move, more on Bedford in the 1st World War. September 2017. Happy 200th to Bedford’s 2nd Meetinghouse, a new Lane family document transcription!