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Call for Award Nominations(2013-09-23)

The Agricultural History Society seeks nominations for its publication awards through December 31, 2013. To nominate a book, article, or dissertation with a 2013 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, broadly defined, with a 2013 copyright date. To nominate a book, please send four copies to the Society office (address below) with a brief 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, with a 2013 copyright date. To nominate a book, please send four 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 2013 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 2013. 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 2013. All articles submitted to the journal by graduate students are considered by the committee.

All nominations must be received in the Society office by December 31, 2013.
Send electronic nominations to: JGiesen@history.msstate.edu

Send books to:

James C. Giesen
History Department
PO Box H / Allen 214
Mississippi State, MS 39762

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