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Prizes for Schomburg Center's Scholars-in-Residence Program

Schomburg Center's Scholars-in-Residence Program
Howard Dodson, New York Public Library

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Prizes for Torchbearers of Democracy: African American Soldiers in the World War I Era (Book)

Liberty Legacy Foundation Award [link]
Date: 2/1/2011 12:00:00 AM
Organization: Organization of American Historian [link]
Abstract: nspired by OAH President Darlene Clark Hine’s call in her 2002 OAH presidential address for more research on the origins of the civil rights movement in the period before 1954, the Liberty Legacy Foundation Award is given annually by the Organization of American Historians to the author of the best book by a historian on the civil rights struggle from the beginnings of the nation to the present.

Society for Military History Distinguished Book Award [link]
Date: 4/1/2011 12:00:00 AM
Organization: Society for Military History [link]
Abstract: The Distinguished Book Awards recognize the best book-length publications in English on military history, whether monograph, bibliography, guide, or other project copyrighted in the previous three calendar years. Awards are given out at the Society's annual meeting the spring following the competition.