Hall of Honor EPCHS 1988, El Paso Country Club.- Colbert Coldwell, President EPCHS, holding certificate for Jeanie Frank
Rosita Martinez( Horowitz) recieves Hall of Honor Plaque for Felix Martinez from Dr. James Day, 11/13/1983
Hall of Honor dinner 1982. L to R– James Day, Margaret Schuster Myer, Frances Guynes, Rev. Eugene Myrick.
Hall of Honor 1984, EPCHS, L to R– Evern Wall, Ross Borrett.
Hall of Honor EPCHS 1988, El Paso Country Club.- Colbert Coldwell, Pres EPCHS and Mrs Ellis (Susan) Mayfield
Karl O. Wyler KTSM owner (TV & Radio) 1986 EPCHS Hall of Honor Recipient
Sam D. Young Jr. He Served as president of the National Bank.
1983 Hall of Honor. L to R: President James Day, Deane Miller, Elizabeth Kelly, Margaret Mathis, Rosita Horowitz.
Deane Miller addressing the El Paso County Historical Society Hall of Honor in 1983.
Image Credit: El Paso County Historical Society.
Head table at Hall of Honor Banquet 1991,Lft to rt:Shirley Leavell, Charles Leavell, Sarah Lea and Tom Lea
Tom Lea and Charles Leavell (right) at Hall of Honor 1991
George Borrett presenting the honor to Manuel Acosta in 1985.
Hall of Honor Banquet 1985. Ross Borrett (Pres. EPCHS), William I. Latham (honoree), Martha Jane Latham, J.F. Hulse, and Mrs. Jackie Borrett (wife of Ross Borrett).
Hall of Honor 1985
Manny Acosta, E. P. Artist recipient at the Hall of Honor Banquet at El Paso Country Club
Mrs. Hans Brockmoller (Janet) at the Hall of Honor Banquet 1984
Leon Metz, nationally known historian and writer. Headed Special Collections at UTEP. Had his own radio show.
Mary Ann Dodson,El Paso County Historical President
Dr James Day a English Professor at UTEP along with Mary Dodson led the efforts to secure the gift of the house made by Jane. Two were EPCHS presidents.
George Ross Borrett
Bill Hooten accepting the Hall of Honor for his grandmother, Jane Rust Burges in 2005.
Shirley and Charles Leavell at the Hall of Honor Banquet 1991
Leon Metz and Mrs. Leonard Goodman holding framed EPCHS’s Hall of Honor certificate honoring Mrs. Goodman’s mother Olga Kohlberg. Leon Metz was president of the EPCHS at the time 1972.3 copies.
Hall of Honor 1991,lft to rt: David Kelly, Sarah Jane Dodds(seated), Paula Ramsey(standing) Rose Marion Kelly (seated)
(Gen.) Ray Shoemaker at Hall of Honor banquet in 1972 at the speakers platform. 2 copies
Leon Metz and Mrs. Leonard Goodman holding framed EPCHS’s Hall of Honor certificate honoring Mrs. Goodman’s mother Olga Kohlberg. Leon Metz was president of the EPCHS at the time. 1972.
john phelan presenting award to Karl O. Wyler at Hall of Honor Banquet 1986
Leon Metz and Joe Friedkin honoree, holding framed EPCHS’s Hall of Honor certificate at banquet in 1972 when Leon Metz was president of the EPCHS
Sarah and Tom Lea at the Hall of Honor 1991.
Jane Burges Perrenot
Dr. James Day, Mrs. Margaret S. Myer at Hall of Honor Banquet
Perrenot, Jane Burgess. With J. Halse and Ross Borrett. EPCHS Hall of Honor Banquet. 1985
Hall of Honor EPCHS 1988, El Paso Country Club.- Mr and Mrs Conrey Bryson, Author
James Augustus Smith and Jean Carl Hertzog are presented with The El Paso Hall of Honor
Since 1954 the El Paso County Historical Society has been a driving force in the historic scene of El Paso. EPCHS strives to foster research into the history of the
El Paso area; acquire and make available to the public historic materials; publish and encourage historical writing pertaining to the area; and to develop public consciousness of our rich heritage.