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AHS Call for Awards Nominations(2011-11-21)

The Agricultural History Society will be taking nominations for each of its six awards through December 31, 2011. To nominate a book, article, or dissertation with a 2011 publication date, please follow the directions below. If you have a question, please email executive secretary Jim Giesen (JGiesen@history.msstate.edu).

Theodore Saloutos Memorial Award for the best book on agricultural history published in 2011. To nominate a book, please send five copies to the Society office (address below) with a letter of nomination. (You may email the nomination letter to Jim Giesen.)

Henry A. Wallace Award for the best book on any aspect (broadly interpreted) of agricultural history outside the United States, published in 2011. To nominate a book, please send five copies to the Society office (address below) with a letter of nomination. (You may email the nomination letter to Jim Giesen.)

Wayne D. Rasmussen Award for the best article on agricultural history (broadly defined) not published in Agricultural History. To nominate an article, please e-mail a .pdf copy to Jim Giesen with a letter of nomination. If you must send a hard copy, please send one to Jim Giesen at the Society office (address below).

Gilbert C. Fite Dissertation Award for the best dissertation on agricultural history defended in 2011. To nominate a dissertation, please e-mail a .pdf copy to Jim Giesen with a letter of nomination. If you must send a hard copy, please send four copies to Jim Giesen at the Society office (address below).

Everett E. Edwards Award for the best article submitted to Agricultural History by a graduate student during 2011. All articles submitted to the journal by graduate students are considered by the committee.

Vernon Carstensen Memorial Award for the best article published in Agricultural History in 2011. All articles published in Volume 85 will be considered by the committee.

For information on past winners, please see: http://www.aghistorysociety.org/society/awards/

Jim Giesen
Agricultural History Society
MSU History Department
PO Box H / Allen Hall 231
Mississippi State, MS 39762

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