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2006 Art and Essay Contest

Essay Contest Awards (9th - 12th Grades)

  • Honorable Mention
    • "The Transcontinental Railroad"
      by Amanda Camarata
      10th Grader, Mumford High School
      Pearline Halsell, Teacher
    • "The American Locomotive"
      by Sallie Doss
      11th Grader, Bryan High School
      Imogene Vetters, Teacher
    • "Impact of the Railroads On the U.S."
      by Megan Gongora
      10th Grader, Mumford High School
      Pearline Halsell, Teacher
    • "The American Railroad - Vehicle of Transportation and Transformation"
      by Erin Marley
      11th Grader, Brenham Christian Academy
      Susan McKenzie, Teacher
    • "Trains - The Developers of America"
      by Jake Ricks
      11th Grader, Brenham Christian Academy
      Susan McKenzie, Teacher
  • 3rd Place
    • "The Influence of Railroads on the History of Progressive America"
      by Daniela Hart
      11th Grader, Bryan High School
      Imogene Vetters, Teacher
    • "Tracking American History"
      by Amanda Montgomery
      11th Grader, Mumford High School
      Pearline Halsell, Teacher
    • "Unity in Steel"
      by Rohan Shetty
      10th Grader, A&M Consolidated High School
      Courtney Wellman, Teacher
  • 2nd Place
    • "The Impact of Trains on Our Nation"
      by Sarah Chelf
      11th Grader, Brenham Christian Academy
      Susan McKenzie, Teacher
    • "Impact of Railroads"
      by Kim Liotta
      11th Grader, Bryan High - Tech Academy
      Cynthia Owens, Teacher
    • "How Railroads Transformed America"
      by Jacob Olive
      11th Grader, Mumford High School
      Pearline Halsell, Teacher
  • 1st Place
    • "Railroads: Connecting the American Frontier"
      by Nicholas Fette
      10th Grader, Bryan High - Tech Academy
      Vicki Fette, Teacher
    • "The Historical Impact of the American Railroad"
      by Charles Herrmann
      10th Grader, Bryan High School
      Kristen Beesaw, Teacher
    • "The Impact of Railroads on American History"
      by Abigail Hueske
      11th Grader, Brenham Christian Academy
      Susan McKenzie, Teacher
    • "Railroads: the Ties of a Nation"
      by Stephen Marquardt
      11th Grader, Bryan High - Tech Academy
      Cynthia Owens, Teacher
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