Historical Society Photo Essay Contest Winners

The Harwinton Historical Society sponsored a contest for Harwinton students who are interested in local history.  Students researched an important person or structure in Harwinton’s history and entered an essay and photograph on their subject.  Separate monetary prizes were awarded for grades 5-8 and 9-12.  Genevieve Rosado was awarded first prize in the middle school category for her essay and pictures of the Barn Museum and School House and Norah Moreau received second prize for her essay on Lois Lensky and her house on Harmony Hill Road.  Anthony Muscoli won first prize in the high school competition for his essay and photo of the Harwinton Water Trough and Elizabeth Atkins won second prize for her essay and photo on Center Cemetery.  The Society wishes to thank Brendan Tewksbury for his coordination of the contest.