This annual award recognizes the book judged as the most
significant published on Iowa history during the preceding year.
It is named in honor of Benjamin F. Shambaugh, for forty years
the superintendent of the State Historical Society of Iowa,
professor of political economy at the University of Iowa, and one
of the founders of the new social science at
the turn of the century.
To nominate a book for the State Historical Society of Iowa's Benjamin F. Shambaugh Award, simply send a letter of nomination to Dr. Marvin Bergman at the address below. Email nominations are accepted.
Marvin Bergman, editor
THE ANNALS OF IOWA
402 Iowa Avenue
Iowa City, IA 52240