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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.


Volunteer of the Year Award
Christoph Traugott Coulter



2014 Historic Preservation Award
Peoria Public Library - Lincoln Branch



Centenarian Awards



ITOO Society


P.J. Hoerr, Inc.


Ideal Troy



50th Rennick Juried Art Show Winners

Best of Show Constance Andrews "Bringing Him to Life" Oil
1st Jack Ryan "Peoria Riverscape" India Ink 
2nd  Susan Carson "Storm Across the Land"  Oil
3rd  Joshua Cox "Cordage Building, Peora" Digital Photography
HM  P.K. Bhosale  "Picnic in the Park " Acylic & Oil
HM  Sue Marx "Snow Path" Digital Photography
HM David Gregory    "Grand View Autumn "   Water Color 
HM Myra Branch  "All in One " Mixed Media 
HM Robert Drake "Moonrise 'Water' Street " Digital Photography
HM  Mary Hildebrand  "Honey Time" Oil
HM Todd Snyder  "Under the Cedar Street Bridge"  Oil
HM Emma Long "Was There" Digital Photography
HM Margie Schwebel "High Street Giant Oak Tree" Photography
HM Margie Schwebel "November 17, 2012 Tornado" Photography
Judge Maryruth Ginn    



Guardian Award
Barbara Drake 


Fibber McGee & Molly Award

Wheels O' Time Museum

On May 1, 2014, Wheels O' Time Museum opens for the 31st season. The Peoria Historical Society has 24 collection items on display at the north Knoxville museum. Check out the WOT Museum website and and plan a visit today.

Upcoming Events

Grandview Drive and Springdale Cemetery Tour

9/18/2014 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War Tour

9/20/2014 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Haunted Peoria Tour

9/20/2014 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

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