SHGAPE Prize Submissions

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The Society for Historians of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era is pleased to announce its inaugural competition for the H. Wayne Morgan Book Prize and its biennial competition for the Vincent P. DeSantis Book Prize.

 

The H. Wayne Morgan Book Prize honors the best book published in political history of United States in the period 1865-1920s. Books published in 2019 and 2020 are eligible. The prize is given in honor of H. Wayne Morgan, who was the George Lynn Cross Research Professor of History at the University of Oklahoma and a foundational historian of the Gilded Age.

Authors or their publishers should send a published copy of each nominated book to all three members of the prize committee by the postmark deadline of October 1, 2020. For more information about submissions and eligibility requirements, please see: https://www.shgape.org/prizes-awards/h-wayne-morgan-book-prize/

 

The Vincent P. DeSantis Prize honors the best book treating any aspect of United States history in the period 1865-1920s. It must be the author’s first book. Books published in 2019 and 2020 are eligible. The prize is given in honor of Vincent P. DeSantis, Emeritus Professor of History, University of Notre Dame, a distinguished historian of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era.

Authors or their publishers should three copies of each nominated book to the prize committee chair by the postmark deadline of October 15, 2020. For more information about submissions and eligibility requirements, please see: https://www.shgape.org/prizes-awards/vincent-p-desantis-book-prize/