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The Peoria Historical Society presented
awards during its Annual May Meeting.
Congratulations to the following honorees:
Click on underscored heading
for more detailed information on past award recipients.


2013 Volunteer of the Year Award
John Haverhals



2013 Historic Preservation Award
Ken & Ann Coulter



2013 Centenarian Awards


1912    Apostolic Christian Skylines
1913 Eureka Printing & Stationery

Fauber Farm 


Kriegsman Transfer 


Federal Warehouse Co 


Rotary Club of Peoria 


Tazewell County Farm Bureau 



49th Rennick Juried Art Show Winners 2013

Best of Show Mary Hildebrand "Red Roses With Pears" Oil
1st Todd Snyder "Factory Twilight" Oil
2nd Carmen Sanchez-Lorente "Midewest Studio II" Mixed Media
3rd Jeff Burton "Peoria, Illinois" Photography
HM  Steve Wilson "Chapel at Elkhart" Photography
HM  Jack Ryan "Elevator at Gibson City" Water Color
HM  Rose Sullivan  "Cardinal Female & Cardinal State Bird" (Pair) Water Color/Colored Pencil
HM Cheryl Madura "Slums at Cinder Point" Scratch Art
HM Robert Drake "After the Harvest" Photography
HM Joanne Richardson "Illinois Farm Wife" Oil
HM Donna Nerstad "Song of the Needle" Fiber
Judge Marlene Miller    



Guardian Award


Fibber McGee & Molly Award

Pettengill-Morron House Museum Tour

The Pettengill-Morron House Museum was built by Moses Pettengill in 1868 in the Second Empire architectural style, the house has 11 rooms.

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