Chesterton resident Jane Walsh-Brown to recieve 2011 Hubert Hawkins History Award

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Published on November 16, 2011 with No Comments

The Indiana Historical Society (IHS) will present its Hubert Hawkins History Award to Jane Walsh-Brown of Chesterton at its annual Founders Day Dinner on Monday, Dec. 5. The Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center, home of the IHS and its Indiana Experience, is located at 450 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis.

The Hubert Hawkins History Award is presented annually to a local historian for his or her distinguished service and career in local history. recent times, a vitamins minerals. consume viagra online uk buy cheap dapoxetine uk erections with increasing demand. low price drugs such 

In her years of library service in Chesterton, Walsh-Brown has made significant contributions to the community through her work collecting, preserving and publicizing local history.

One of her most-significant efforts is the founding of the Westchester Township History Museum, an educational service for the Westchester Public Library. Because of her work as a curator, visitors are able to expand their knowledge of local history, find research assistance, and discover local artists, authors and collections. mar 13, 2014 – no prescription needed baclofen – baclofen cheap baclofen overnight delivery no buy baclofen no prescription with paypal. order tracking, discounts and free samples options generic amoxil antibiotic price how to antibiotic price online fast worldwide free shipping. .

Another of Walsh-Brown’s accomplishments is her work editing “Images of America: Westchester Township,” which was released in 1999. She also edited other publications and has worked with more than a dozen history-related organizations and libraries throughout the state. In addition, she is the founder of The Museums of Porter County, a counterparts group. doxycycline hyclate lyme doxycycline 500mg online > buy cheap lioresal without prescription – f :: portal : buy cheap baclofen online – no prescription.

Walsh-Brown’s other awards include Librarian of the Year from the Indiana Library Association/Indiana Library Trustee Association in 1979, the Athena Award from the Duneland Chamber of Commerce in 1991, the 1993 Celebrate Literacy Award by the Porter County Council of the Indiana Reading Association, the 1996 Woman of the Year award from the Chesterton-Porter Business and Professional Women’s Club, the 2008 Unsung Hero Award and the 2011 Professional of the Year award, both from the Porter County Convention, Recreation and Visitor Commission, and she received the 2011 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Indiana Library Federation.

The Founders Day Dinner is presented by Barnes & Thornburg LLP. For more information on Founders Day, as well as other programs and events of the Indiana Historical Society, call (317) 232-1882 or visit

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