Archibald Willard Award Winners – Cleveland
The Western Reserve Society held its annual Award night in mid-October at the Cleveland Skating Club in Shaker Heights.
Group shot of the laureates:(l-r) Richard L. Fetzer (2008), John H. Franklin,Jr.(2007), William Donley (2003), Henry T. S. Heckman (1996) seated, John (Jack) A. Horner (1998) seated in middle, Ted Minier (2011) with Willard Bowl, Roger Jones (2009) knelling, Charles T. Bingham, Jr (2004)., and Robert Berry (2010)
Archibald Willard, the painter of the Spirit of ’76, was a member of the Western Reserve Society SAR. The Society’s highest recognition is named for Willard and is bestowed annually to a Society member in good standing. The 2011 receipant is Ted Minier, who is the current treasurer of the Ohio Society SAR.
Thanks to Betty Franklin for the photo.