Call for Entries: SHFG Thomas Jefferson Prize for Research Tools
The Society for History in the Federal Government (SHFG) seeks entries for its 2014 Thomas Jefferson Prize for research tools published in 2012 or 2013. The prize recognizes the creator(s) of an outstanding research aid (e.g., inventory, index, finding aid, biographical directory, bibliography) that facilitates the work of those researching the history of the federal government. It will be awarded at the SHFG annual meeting in College Park, Maryland in Spring 2014. See www.shfg.org for criteria, a list of past winners, and general requirements for all SHFG prizes.
A copy of each entry with a letter briefly stating its qualification and merits should be sent to each of the Jefferson Committee members by November 15, 2013:
1. Richa Wilson, US Forest Service Intermountain Region, 324 25th Street, Ogden, UT 84401
2. Jennifer Ross-Nazzal, Ph.D., 2003 Seakale Lane, Houston, TX 77062
3. Alisa Whitley, United States Marine Corps Archives, 2040 Broadway Street, Quantico, VA 22134
The SHFG, founded in 1979, is a nonprofit professional organization that promotes the study and broad understanding of the history of the United States Government. It also serves as the voice of the Federal historical community.
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