Since 1988 the Centre County Historical Society has recognized various individuals and groups for their outstanding work in helping preserve and interpret Centre County’s history. View the list of Award Recipients – 1988_to_present here.

The recipients of the CCHS 2017 Awards for Excellence in Historic Preservation are:

 

  • Preservation and Restoration – Kevin Conklin and the Rowland Theater
  • Preservation and Restoration – Bellefonte Historical Railroad
  • History and Heritage – Gloria Briggs and the Eagle Iron Works at Curtin Village
  • History and Heritage – Nancy Taylor
  • The Jacqueline J. Melander Award – Nadine Kofman
  • CCHS President’s Award – Monty Christiansen

 

For more information on this program or to make a nomination for 2017, contact Mary Sorensen by emailing msorensen@centrefurnace.org or calling (814) 234-4779.

Many thanks to the Centre County Commissioners for their sponsorship of C-NET filing of the program.  


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Many thanks to the Centre County Commissioners for their sponsorship of C-NET filing of the program.