The Putnam History Museum’s annual historical research project contest celebrated its 26 entrants, all seventh-graders at Garrison School and Haldane Middle School on Wednesday, Dec. 12. The winning students, whose names were announced that evening, are:
First Place: Elijah Deroche and George Weed, for their project on the Sloop Clearwater;
Second Place: Eddie-Joe Barry, for his work on Fort Clinton;
Third Place: Kaelin Martin, whose topic was the Bird and Bottle Inn.
Look for the full story to come at philipstown.info.