Author, William G. Crawford, Jr. receiving Bank of America Neighborhood Excellence Initiative Local Heroes Award (2006) for preserving our history
About the Author
William G. Crawford, Jr., is a noted scholar of the history of his native
He has served as chair of the Broward County Historical Commission and president of the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society. He has been published widely in
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Historical Awards and Honors
Board of County Commissioners of
Broward County, Fla. Resolution, "William G. Crawford, Jr. Appreciation Day, Tuesday, June 2008"
2008 Rembert Patrick Award for Florida's Big Dig, for Best Book
on Florida History
Bank of America Neighborhood Excellence Initiative Local Heroes Award (2005)
City of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Citizen of the Year (2004)