History Award of Merit Nominations Requested

The Delaware County Historical Association is accepting nominations for its annual Awards of Merit. Individuals and groups who have made significant contributions to the preservation and presentation of local history, traditions and culture will be presented with Awards of Merit at DCHA’s Annual Meeting on Sunday, November 2, 2014.


The accomplishments of nominees should represent an outstanding effort to preserve and promote the history and culture of Delaware County, or to preserve and present the traditional folk arts of the region. Eligible activities include, but are not limited to: preservation of buildings, public programs, volunteer operation of historical societies, publications, or exhibits.


To submit a nomination, write a short letter/e-mail detailing the reasons the nominee is deserving of the award. Include your name, address and phone number/email and the name, address and phone number/email of the nominee and send it by October 17, 2014 to: Award of Merit Committee, Delaware County Historical Association, 46549 State Highway 10, Delhi, NY 13753; email us at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Tel. (607) 746-3849.  

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