Awards and Honors

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The Lawrence County Historical Society has been honored with the following prestigious awards from the Pennsylvania Federation of Museums and Historical Organizations.

PFMHO represents the interests of the over 1,000 museums and related organizations throughout the Commonwealth.


www.iLoveHistory.com Web Site design by Michael S. Waddington

  • Award: Honorable Mention
  • Important Note: site name changed to www.LawrenceCHS.com and design amended. The Society does not have any current affiliation or connection with iLoveHistory.com

Michael S. Waddington

Michael S. Waddington receiving Honorable Mention Award for our 1999 website design

D-Day Remembered: Exhibit on Local D-Day Survivors by Shane Seeley

  • Award: Honorable Mention
  • Contained Photos and Oral Histories

Bridges to the Past: Pictorial History of Lawrence County by Don Fox

  • Award: Honorable Mention

The Kurtz Family of Lawrence County: History of a Local-World Renowned Family  by Robert A. Presnar

  • Award: Honorable Mention


Ira D. Sankey Sesquicentennial Celebration: In Collaboration With All Lawrence County Churches

  • Award: Honorable Mention


Lawrence County Trivia: An Academic Competition in the Schools

  • Received Award of Merit