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FGS Receives Preservation Award
The Florida Genealogical Society, Inc., of Tampa received the 2014 Organizational Excellence Award from Tampa Preservation, Inc., at its 2014 Preservation Celebration Awards Banquet on 30 October 2014.
The award was bestowed in recognition of our society's work to digitize and index naturalization records of Hillsborough County from 1895 to 1906. The indexed and searchable images can be found at the University of South Florida Libraries Digital Collections site at http://digital.lib.usf.edu/results/?t=naturalization
The photos show the certificate of award and members of the FGS Awards Committee who submitted the application for the award. Shown are (left to right) David Hoffman, Ann Frye, Susan Jones, and Rue Lynn Galbraith. The award will be on display in the Ceta Rodgers Armitage Room on 2-West at the John F. Germany Public Library in downtown Tampa.
Thank you to all the volunteers who participated in this project
(Jim Pearce, David Hoffman, Dave Glogowski, Judy Purchell, Robert Leishman, Jean Livingston, Wes Brockway, and Norma Perricone)!
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