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Calvert County Heritage Committee
The Calvert County Heritage Committee is a group of citizen volunteers committed to education about and promotion of Calvert County history. The members are appointed by the Calvert County Board of County Commissioners. The Heritage Committee helps to support the annual History Fair.

Membership:
Harry Wedewer, Chair
Leila O. W. Boyer
Andrew Clark
Bryce Della
Fred Dellinger
Liza Gijanto
David Hill
Cecelia Lewis
Patricia Melville
Kirsti Uunila


Photo Competition

Each year the Calvert County Heritage Committee sponsors a photography competition to support awareness of the historical and cultural heritage of Calvert County. Below are the winning entries for 2018. Congratulations to these students and senior citizens on their fine work.



Junior Division Winners

First Place Winner

Christ Church Port Republic
Photo by
Wyatt D. Rickwood

Grade 7
Calvert Middle School 

           

 
                                   

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Second Place Winner
                              
Bella White_2nd_Place (Large).jpg
Calvert Cliffs
Photo by
Bella White

Grade 6
Windy Hill  Middle School 
                                                    

  
Third Place Winner
                 

 Trevin Sauls_3rd_Place (Large).jpg Old Wallville School
Photo by
Trevin Sauls

Grade 6
Calvert Middle School

 

   
Honorable Mention Winners

     

 

Chesapeake Beach Railway
Bridge Support
Photo by Tanner Bruce

Grade 6
Windy Hill Middle School
           

                                                             


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Replica 18-pounder Cannon, JPPM
Photo by
Kennedy Elise Clifton
            
                    
Grade 7
Calvert Middle School
Kennedy Elise Clifton_HonMention (Large).jpg

McCready Tobacco Barn
Photo by 
Chase B. Fouveaux

Grade 7
Calvert Middle School

 Chase Foveaux_HonMention (Large).jpg
 








Railroad Car,
Chesapeake Beach Railway Museum
Photo by
Mackenzie Gorczyca 

Grade 6
Calvert Middle School













 Mackenzie Gorczyca_HonMention (Large).jpg
 



1950s YMCA Cabin, Kings Landing Park
Photo by
Nathan Williams 



Grade 4
Huntingtown Elementary School




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Senior Citizens Division

The Heritage Committee welcomes submissions by older citizens of Calvert County.

 Irving Long_CalvertPines (Large).jpg The Fallen Tobacco Barn
Photo by 
Irving V. Long
             

Mattie Hendon_CalvertPines (Large).jpg

 
                      
 











        
Calvert Marine Museum
P
hoto by
Mattie Hendon

 


 



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