2012 Restoration Awards


Historic Gettysburg-Adams County, held its Annual Membership Meeting at the historic G.A.R. Hall on Monday evening,
May 7, 2012. Over 70 people attended the preservation award dinner that was catered by Quisine 360.
After president, Curt Musselman's welcome remarks, members and friends were treated to a great "period" meal
and the preservation awards ceremonies.

This year's House Award winners were:

Murray M. Sheads House, circa 1884 Plaque #123

Harry Stokes & Lisa Portmess / Kurtis & Cecilia Behn

38 West Middle Street, Gettysburg

Captain Peter Ickes House, circa 1760 Plaque #124

James Fritz

14 E. King Street, Abbottstown

In addition to the house awards, HGAC gave a Barn Preservation Award and plaque to:
 The Strayer-Yake Barn, located in New Oxford.
The barn is owned by E. Strayer Yake
Our appreciation is extended to David and Ellen Sites for their generous sponsorship of the 2012 award plaques,
as well as for the last ten years of donating the plaques.
Our "Thanks" to Elizabeth Desmond and the social committee for planning such a fine event!

Murray M. Sheads House, circa 1884

Captain Peter Ickes House, circa 1760

Strayer-Yake Barn, New Oxford, PA

Historic Gettysburg-Adams County, Inc.
  PO Box 4611, Gettysburg, PA 17325