2017 Pennsylvania Historic Preservation Awards
 
Pennsylvania Historic Preservation Awards
continue a tradition since 1979 whereby
excellence in preservation is recognized and honored
 
Congratulations to the 2017 award recipients!
2017 PA Historic Preservation Award recipients 
 
2017 Pennsylvania Historic Preservation Awards
Thursday, October 12  |  The State Museum of Pennsylvania
3:30–7pm Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 
 
Special Guest, Pennsylvania's First Lady, Frances Wolf
Presented each fall by Preservation Pennsylvania, the annual awards recognize significant contributions in the field of historic preservation made by both individuals and organizations. Recognition encompasses the categories of preservation initiatives, construction and archaeology projects. Pennsylvania's highest honor, the F. Otto Haas Award, is given in recognition of outstanding contributions to preservation made by an individual or group.
  Click here for the 2017 Awards publication pdf.

Many thanks to our 2017 sponsors!

(Click to visit their website and see their current projects)
 

LEADERSHIP AWARD SPONSORS

 
 A. Roy Smith
Mrs. Henry A. Jordan
 Modjeski & Masters Janet S. Klein
 

CONSTRUCTION and PUBLIC IMPACT AWARD SPONSORS

 
 York College of Pennsylvania
 Highmark Blue Shield
Thomas B. Hagen
 
  

  LANDMARK AWARD SPONSORS   

CAPITAL LEVEL
 
Reading Blue Mountain Railroad
 Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway
 
JMT
 
 
COLUMN LEVEL

John Milner Architects, Inc.
  
Murphy & Dittenhafer Architects
Heritage Strategies logo
  
John A. Martine AIA, Principal
  
 West Chester Downtown Foundation
SgRA Architecture
  
 FOUNDATION LEVEL
 
Boyle Construction Heritage PA 
 Homsey Architects Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation
VM Development Group
 
 
 

PRESERVATION PLANNING AWARD SPONSORS

 Inter-Mission LLC PHMC
 

 Recipients of the 2017 Pennsylvania Historic Preservation Awards

 HONOR AWARDS

F.OTTO HAAS AWARD
The Progress Fund (Westmoreland County)
Sponsored by A. Roy Smith
 
HENRY A. JORDAN AWARD
James L. Brown, IV  (Philadelphia County)
Sponsored by Mrs. Henry A. Jordan
 
CHAIRMAN’S AWARD
Shirley Hanson and the Chestnut Hill Conservancy (Philadelphia County)
Sponsored by Janet S. Klein
 

SPECIAL FOCUS AWARDS

RALPH MODJESKI AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN
TRANSPORTATION DESIGN, PRESERVATION, AND ARCHAEOLOGY
Walnut Lane Bridge Over Wissahickon Creek (Philadelphia County)
Sponsored by Modjeski & Masters
 
PRESERVATION PLANNING AWARD
Wilkinsburg Neighborhood Restoration (Allegheny County)
 
Washington's War Tent, Museum of the American Revolution (Philadelphia County)
 
Carroll Cabin (Fayette County)
 
PUBLIC IMPACT AWARD
Buddy's Brew on Carson, formerly the Sankey Brick Company (Allegheny County)
 
Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center, formerly the West Chester National Guard Armory (Chester County)
 
The Millworks, formerly the Stokes Millworks (Dauphin County)
 
Easton Public Market, formerly Rader's Dry Goods (Northampton County)
 

CONSTRUCTION PROJECT AWARDS

Dollar Bank (Allegheny County)
 
Beaver Station Cultural and Event Center, formerly the Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad Passenger Station (Beaver County)
 
The Big Mill Apartments, formerly the Curtis & Jones Company Shoe Factory (Berks County)
 
Tarbell House (Crawford County)
 
Kidder Wachter Architecture & Design, formerly the Dickson Tavern (Erie County)
 
Governor George Wolf Building, formerly Easton High School (Northampton County)
 
East Park Canoe House (Philadelphia County)
 
Willow Grove Ave Bridge over SEPTA's Chestnut Hill West Line (Philadelphia County)
 
York College Center for Community Engagement, formerly the Lafayette Club  (York County)
 

INITIATIVE AWARDS

Stewardship
Keim House (Berks County)
 
Community Involvement
Conneaut Lake Town Hall, formerly the High Street Church (Crawford County)
 
Musselman/Vesta Iron Furnace Center (Lancaster County)
 
 
Media: Click here for the press release. Click here for an online album of photographs. Please contact SSmith@preservationpa.org with any questions or if you need assistance.




 
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