April 24, 2023
Oxford Museum Now Accepting Nominations for the Annual
Douglas Hanks Jr. Oxford Preservation Award
The Oxford Museum is now accepting nominations for the annual Douglas Hanks Jr. Oxford Preservation Award. The award was established in 2006 in memory of and in honor of Doug Hanks, a lifetime Oxford resident who cherished the unique history of his hometown. He lent his considerable energies to the exploration of Oxford’s history and the preservation of the town’s heritage. The award recognizes extraordinary efforts made by individuals or groups to further preserve the unique history and heritage of the town and its surrounding area.
Qualifying activities for the award are:
Restoration and Renovation Projects
Outstanding Service in Preservation
More Information about the award along with the nomination form are available at www.oxfordmuseummd.org . All nominations must be received by May 24, 2023. Mail to Doug Hanks Award Committee, c/o Oxford Museum, P.O. Box 131, Oxford, MD 21654. The award will be presented at the June annual meeting of the museum.