The Missouri Conference on History seeks nominations for its annual article prize.
Articles eligible for nomination must relate to a Missouri history topic and have been published during the calendar year preceding the conference (no restriction on residence of the author). The author of the winning article will receive a $250 prize.
Those who wish to be considered for this prize should submit information to:
Louis S. Gerteis
Department of History
University of Missouri-St. Louis
One University Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63121-4499
The deadline for receipt of nominations is December 31, 2014.
Award winners will be announced at the Missouri Conference on History.
Todd Barnett, University of Missouri
"The 'Great Controversy': The Press, Religion, and Society in Gilded Age St. Louis," Missouri Historical Review, January 2013
Holly A. Baggett, Missouri State University
“The Creation of a Community: A History of Gay and Lesbian Springfield, 1945-2010,” in Springfield’s Urban Histories: Essays on the Queen City of the Missouri Ozarks, ed. Stephen L. McIntyre, Moon City Press, 2012.
Michael J. McVicar, The Ohio State University
“Aggressive Philanthropy: Progressivism, Conservatism, and the William Volker Charities Fund,” Missouri Historical Review, July 2011.
Rebecca S. Montgomery, Texas State University
“’With the Brain of a Man and the Heart of a Woman’: Missouri Women and Rural Change, 1890-1945,” Missouri Historical Review, April 2010.
“LAnne du Coup: The Battle of St. Louis, 1780,” Missouri Historical Review, April and July 2009.
James N. Giglio, Missouri State University
“‘Tom, You’re Not Going to Get [It] On a Silver Platter’: The Inaugural Senate Campaign of Thomas F. Eagleton,” Missouri Historical Review, April 2008.