History Honors Program

An important part of BCHS's program is the annual presentation of History Awards. The following individuals have been so honored.

 

Historian/Scholar Honors 

To persons who have published and are respected in the academic and professional historian community:

Jean Baker (2007)

Joseph Balkoski (2013)

Howell S. Baum (2013)

Stanley F. Battle (2005)

D. Randall Beirne (2006)

David S. Bogen (2017)

Taylor Branch (2004)

James Bready (2012)

John R. Breihan (2010)

Christopher Brown (2017)

Robert J. Brugger (2004)

Suzanne Ellery Chappelle (2003)

Robert I. (Ric) Cottom (2009)

Jed Dietz (2014)

Louis S. Diggs (2009)

James Dilts (2007)

William V. Elder, III (2004)

Elaine Eff (2014)

Jessica Elfenbein (2008)

Charles Fecher (2012)

Elizabeth Fee (2016)

Jerome R. Garitee (2015)

Mary Ellen Hayward (2007)

Robert C. Keith (2011)

Roland McConnell (2004)

John McGrain (2012)

Francis P. O'Neill (2010)

Sherry Olson (2006)

Ed Orser (2007)

Edward C. Papenfuse (2011)

Antero Pietila (2010)

Garrett Power (2014)

Mary P. Ryan (2016)

Deborah Rudacille (2015)

Gilbert Sandler (2004)

Hon. James F. Schneider (2006)

Scott S. Sheads (2005)

Frank R. Shivers, Jr. (2003)

Colin Fraser Smith (2011)

In Memoriam History Honors

To deceased persons who deserve recognition for their special contributions to Baltimore history:

Hon. Rosalie Silber Abrams (2010)

Hon. Victorine Q. Adams (2007)

Jody Albright (2017)

Margaret Phyllis DeMan Armstrong (2017)

Joseph Arnold (2007)

Hon. Clarence H. (Du) Burns (2008)

Agnes Callum (20160

Edward A. Chance (2003)

James Cooper (2012)

Samuel T. Daniels (2006)

Verna Day-Jones (2010)

Arthur James ("The Bulldog) Donovan (2014)

John Dorsey (2008)

Rhoda Dorsey (2015)

Martin A. Dyer (2012)

Homer E. Favor (2014)

Lucretia Fisher (2012)

Bea Gaddy (2004)

Willie Alexander Harry (2013)

Jean Hepner (2014)

Hon. Mabel Hubbard (2007)

Wilbur Harvey Hunter, Jr. (2009)

Lillie M. Carroll Jackson (2004)

Georgeanna Seegar Jones (2005)

Gregory Kane (2014)

Karen Lewand (2013)

Mack Lewis (2011)

Rabbi Mark G. Loeb (2011)

Hon. Thurgood Marshall (2004)

Ralph McGuire (2010)

Valeri McNeal (2015)

Meredith Plant Millspaugh (2017)

Hon. Parren J. Mitchell (2008)

William L. Moore (2003)

Frances L. Murphy, II (2009)

Benjamin A. Quarles (2004, 2005)

Hon. Howard "Pete" Rawlings (2010)

Roger D. Redden (2008)

Bishop L. Robinson, Sr. (2015)

Norman G. Rukert (2006)

Hans Schuler, Sr. (2009)

Hans Schuler, Jr. (2009)

Hubert Simmons (2012)

Phoebe Stanton (2004)

Vivien T. Thomas (2005)

J. Tyson Tildon (2006)

Dr. Levi Watkins, Jr. (2016)

Benjamin Whitten (2013)

June Wing (2015)

Living History Honors

To persons whose lives exemplify the civic value of community involvement and enhancement: 

Clinton Bamberger (2011)

Willa Bickham and Brendan Walsh (2010)

Hon. Clarence W. Blount (2002)

Maria Broom (2014)

Eddie C. and C. Sylvia Brown (2011)

Agnes Callum (2007)

Nathan Carter (2003)

Mary Pat Clarke (2017)

Hon. J. Joseph Curran, Jr. (2010)

Jed Deitz (2014)

Lew Diuguid (2017)

Charles B. Duff (2005)

Robert C. Embry, Jr. (2004)

Ethel Llewellyn Ennis (2006)

Lou Fields (2017)

Edward Gunts (2002)

Grace Hartigan (2004)

Dr. Carla Diane Hayden (2016)

Sidney Hollander, Jr. (2011)

Samuel Hopkins (2003)

Kevin (Kal) Kallaugher (2009)

Cardinal William H. Keeler (2008)

Jacques Kelly (2002)

Jeff Korman (2013)

Kathleen Kotarba (2013)

Sister Charmaine Krohe (2011)

Sam Lacy (2002)

Laura Lippman (2009)

Hon. Julian L. Lapides (2005)

John Maclay (2013)

Jim McKay (2004)

Martin Millspaugh (2008)

Nanette Mitchell (2006)

Camay Murphy (2007)

John C. Murphy (2008)

Martin O'Malley (2015)

Ronald Parks (2014)

Bill Peneck (2015)

Irving Henry Webster Phillips (2015)

Fred Rasmussen (2002)

Frank Robinson (2005)

Hon. George L. Russell, Jr. (2003)

Hon. Paul S. Sarbanes (2006)

Hon. William Donald Schaefer (2007)

Wayne R. Schaumburg (2010)

David Simon (2004)

Eva Slezak (2009)

Raelynne Snyder (2017)

Romaine Stec Somerville (2014)

Walter Sondheim, Jr. (2003)

Marc Steiner (2009)

Anne Tyler (2004)

Joyce Ward (2012)

Tom Ward (2012)

John Waters (2003)

Rev. William J. Watters S.J. (2012)

Patricia Welch (2013)

Chester Wickwire (2007)