but is simply portraying an historic site in Wyomimg. )
Ft. Phil Kearney in Banner, WYThree Cowboy State residents and one organization were presented with Preserve Wyoming Awards during the recent Preserve Wyoming Conference held in Evanston.
Carolyn Buff of Casper, Clint Gilchrist of Pinedale, Dave Reetz of Powell and the Fort Bridger Historical Association were each presented with awards for 2010.
Preserve Wyoming Award winners exemplify substantial and long-term commitments to cultural resource protection, public interpretation of state history or prehistory, historic site care and maintenance and/or sympathetic adaptive reuse of a building or structure.
Held by the Wyoming State Historic Preservation Office, the 2010 Preserve Wyoming Conference hosted more than 100 participants, who enjoyed panel discussions and networking opportunities.
For more information about next year’s Preserve Wyoming Awards, please contact State Historic Preservation Officer Mary Hopkins at 307-777-6311 or 307-766-5324.