Congratulations to CLHO Awards of Merit Winners!
April 20, 2022 • CTH Funded, Features & News

On April 19th, the Connecticut League of History Organizations (CLHO) presented 11 Awards of Merit at their annual business meeting, honoring 10 projects and one individual.

Congratulations to everyone – we are particularly proud that more than half of the winning projects received CTH funding, shown in bold below!


  • American Clock and Watch Museum, Joseph Ives and the Looking Glass Clock
  • Barnum Museum, Barnum’s Letters from Abroad: A Blog Series Based on P.T. Barnum’s 1845–1846 Copybook
  • Chester Historical Society, These Few Lines: Chester in the Civil War as Depicted in the Correspondence between Willis and Nancie Ayers
  • City of Norwalk Historical Commission, Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum, Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Mathews Park interpretive panels
  • Connecticut Historical Society, “Communities in Action” and “Which Side Are You On?” distance learning programs
  • Connecticut Historical Society, Common Struggle, Individual Experience: An Exhibition about Mental Health
  • Friends of Wood Memorial Library, Nowashe Village
  • Mattatuck Museum, history gallery reinterpretation
  • Norwalk Historical Society, Norwalk’s Changing Communities, 13,000 BC to 1835
  • Thompson Historical Society, The Nine Lives of No. 9

Individual Achievement:

  • Dr. Karl Peter Stofko

Learn more about the awards here.

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