Awards for rural architectural heritage book...........

 Bob with his Williams Award from the Manitoba Historical Society in recognition of his very successful book, Barns of Western Canada, An Illustrated Century. The book sold more than 16,000 copies. It told the settlement stories of immigrant farm families from around the world and illustrated the impact of their ethnic influences through materials, design, and construction techniques brought from their old countries. 

Bob with his Williams Award from the Manitoba Historical Society in recognition of his very successful book, Barns of Western Canada, An Illustrated Century. The book sold more than 16,000 copies. It told the settlement stories of immigrant farm families from around the world and illustrated the impact of their ethnic influences through materials, design, and construction techniques brought from their old countries.