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Book awards: Albert J. Beveridge Award

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Works (79)

James Kent a study in conservatism, 1763-1847 by John Theodore Horton1939
The Background of the Revolution in Maryland by Charles Albro Barker1941
The American Frontier in Hawaii: The Pioneers, 1789-1843 by Harold Whitman Bradley1943
John Stuart and the Southern Colonial Frontier by John Richard Alden1945
Backwoods Utopias: The Sectarian Origins and the Owenite Phase of Communitarian Socialism in America, 1663-1829 by Arthur Bestor1946
The Spanish Struggle for Justice in the Conquest of America by Lewis Hanke1947
John William Draper and the Religion of Science by Donald Fleming1948
Steam power on the American farm by Reynold M. Wik1949
Horace Greeley, Nineteenth Century Crusader by Glyndon G. Van Deusen1950
History of Marshall Field & Co., 1852-1906 by Robert W. Twyman1951
Robert Morris: Revolutionary Financier. With an Analysis of His Earlier Career by Clarence L. Ver Steeg1952
A History of the Freedmen's Bureau by George R. Bentley1953
The development of American petroleum pipelines : a study in private enterprise and public policy, 1862-1906 by Arthur Menzies Johnson1954
Colonists from Scotland: Emigration to North America, 1707-1783 by Ian Charles Cargill Graham1955
The Axis Alliance and Japanese-American Relations, 1941 by Paul W. Schroeder1956
Rails, mines, and progress: seven American promoters in Mexico, 1867-1911 by David M. Pletcher1957
Tomorrow a New World: The New Deal Community Program by Paul Conkin1958
Conservative Crisis and the Rule of the Law: Attitudes of Bar and Bench, 1887-1895 by Arnold M. Paul1959
The enterprise of a free people: Aspects of economic development in New York State during the canal period, 1792-1838 by Nathan Millerco-recipient, 1960
The United States and Pancho Villa; a study in unconventional diplomacy by Clarence C. Clendenenco-recipient, 1960
The United States and the first Hague Peace Conference by Calvin DeArmond Davis1961
The New Empire: An Interpretation of American Expansion, 1860-1898 by Walter LaFeber1962
The Eleventh Pillar: New York State and the Federal Constitution by Linda Grant De Pauw1964
The discovery of abundance: Simon N. Patten and the transformation of social theory by Daniel M. Fox1965
Reconstructing the Union: Theory and Policy During the Civil War by Herman Belz1966
The Intellectuals and McCarthy: The Radical Specter by Michael Paul Rogin1968
The Private City: Philadelphia in Three Periods of Its Growth by Sam Bass Warner1969
"Gentlemen of Property and Standing": Anti-Abolition Mobs in Jacksonian America by Leonard L. Richardsco-recipient, 1970
Populism to Progressivism in Alabama by Sheldon Hackneyco-recipient, 1970
The Discovery of the Asylum: Social Order and Disorder in the New Republic by David J. Rothmanco-recipient, 1971
Neither Black Nor White: Slavery and Race Relations in Brazil and the United States by Carl N. Deglerco-recipient, 1971
The Best Poor Man's Country: A Geographical Study of Early Southeastern Pennsylvania by James T. Lemon1972
Regeneration Through Violence: The Mythology of the American Frontier, 1600-1860 by Richard Slotkin1973
Black Majority: Negroes in Colonial South Carolina from 1670 through the Stono Rebellion by Peter H. Wood1974
The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Revolution, 1770-1823 by David Brion Davis1975
American Slavery, American Freedom : The Ordeal of Colonial Virginia by Edmund S. Morgan1976
The Enlightenment in America by Henry F. May1977
The People and the King: The Comunero Revolution in Colombia, 1781 by John Leddy Phelan1978
Keepers of the Game: Indian-Animal Relationships and the Fur Trade by Calvin Martin1979
Cities of the American West: A History of Frontier Urban Planning by John William Reps1980
The Atlantic Economy and Colonial Maryland's Eastern Shore: From Tobacco to Grain by Paul G. E. Clemens1981
A History of the Guyanese Working People, 1881-1905 by Walter Rodney1982
Booker T. Washington: The Wizard of Tuskegee, 1901-1915 by Louis R. Harlan1983
Chants Democratic: New York City and the Rise of the American Working Class, 1788-1850 by Sean Wilentz1984
Maya Society Under Colonial Rule: The Collective Enterprise of Survival by Nancy Marguerite Farriss1985
The Mexican Revolution (2 vols.) by Alan Knight1986
Slave Life in Rio de Janeiro, 1808-1850 by Mary C. Karasch1987
Like a Family: The Making of a Southern Cotton Mill World by Jacquelyn Dowd Hall1988
That Noble Dream: The "Objectivity Question" and the American Historical Profession by Peter Novick1989
Awash in a Sea of Faith: Christianizing the American People by Jon Butler1990
Alabi's World by Richard Price1991
The Middle Ground: Indian, Empires, and Republics in the Great Lakes Region, 1650-1815 by Richard White1992
The Nahuas After the Conquest: A Social and Cultural History of the Indians of Central Mexico, Sixteenth Through Eighteenth Centuries by James Lockhart1993
Providence Island, 1630-1641 by Karen Ordahl Kupperman1994
Creating the Commonwealth: The Economic Culture of Puritan New England by Stephen Innesco-recipient, 1995
Terrible Honesty: Mongrel Manhattan in the 1920s by Ann Douglasco-recipient, 1995
William Cooper's Town: Power and Persuasion on the Frontier of the Early American Republic by Alan Taylor1996
Magistrates of the Sacred: Priests and Parishioners in Eighteenth-Century Mexico by William B. Taylor1997
Slave Counterpoint: Black Culture in the Eighteenth-Century Chesapeake and Lowcountry by Philip D. Morgan1998
The Life and Times of Pancho Villa by Friedrich Katz1999
The Great Arizona Orphan Abduction by Linda Gordon2000
The Right to Vote: The Contested History of Democracy in the United States by Alexander Keyssar2001
Taking Haiti: Military Occupation and the Culture of U.S. Imperialism, 1915-1940 by Mary A. Renda2002
Generations of Captivity: A History of African-American Slaves by Ira Berlin2003
In the Presence of Mine Enemies: The Civil War in the Heart of America, 1859-1863 by Edward L. Ayers2004
Israel on the Appomattox: A Southern Experiment in Black Freedom from the 1790s Through the Civil War by Melvin Patrick Ely2005
Buffalo Bill's America: William Cody and the Wild West Show by Louis S. Warren2006
The Cigarette Century: The Rise, Fall, and Deadly Persistence of the Product That Defined America by Allan M. Brandt2007
The Shifting Grounds of Race: Black and Japanese Americans in the Making of Multiethnic Los Angeles by Scott Kurashige2008
Shadows at Dawn: A Borderlands Massacre and the Violence of History by Karl Jacoby2009
Mosquito Empires: Ecology and War in the Greater Caribbean, 1620-1914 by J. R. McNeill2010
Last Call: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition by Daniel Okrent2011
Freedom Papers: An Atlantic Odyssey in the Age of Emancipation by Rebecca J. Scott2012
The Mortal Sea: Fishing the Atlantic in the Age of Sail by W. Jeffrey Bolster2013
Plutopia: Nuclear Families, Atomic Cities, and the Great Soviet and American Plutonium Disasters by Kate Brown2014
The Empire of Necessity: Slavery, Freedom, and Deception in the New World by Greg Grandin2015
Encounters at the Heart of the World: A History of the Mandan People by Elizabeth A. Fenn2015
Purchasing Whiteness: Pardos, Mulattos, and the Quest for Social Mobility in the Spanish Indies by Ann Twinam2016
The World and All the Things upon It: Native Hawaiian Geographies of Exploration by David A. Chang2017

Award description

The Beveridge Award is given annually by the American Historical Association for the best book in English on the history of the United States, Latin America, or Canada from 1492 to the present.
No award was made in 1963 and in 1967
Two awards were made in 1960, 1970, 1971, 1995 and 2015


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