Essay Contest Winners-Adult

Winners of the Dennis Vanderhoof Lakewood History Essay Contest for


Troy Seate

First Place: Troy Seate, Molly Brown’s Summer Retreat






Sherree DownsSecond Place: Sherree Downs, Just another Motel on West Colfax






Andrew JonesHonorable Mention: Roberta “Bobbi” King, Public Land to Public Space – John Everett Homestead and Addenbrooke Park






First Place: Grace Wagner, The Jewish Consumptives’ Relief Society

Second Place: Troy Seate, A City in Transition

Honorable Mention:  Sean Jones, Lakewood and Her Sisters


Kristen Autobee

First Place:  Kristen Autobee, Love Your Horse but Never Kiss the Girl

Sean Jones

Second Place: Sean Jones, Confluence

Barbara Tobiska

Honorable Mention:  Barbara Tobiska, Bonvue and Beyond