2019 Madeline Grimm

2019 Madeline Grimm

Madeline Grimm Student Prize 2019 “Early Modern History Writing and English Perception of the Mughal Empire” In the early seventeenth century, several travelers initiated contact between Jacobean England and the Mughal Empire. Funded by the newly formed...
Barry Gough

Barry Gough

Barry Gough Fellow of the Society for the History of Discoveries 2019 Perspectives on global history held by a Canadian are likely to differ from those of a person of another nationality, although Barry Gough has worked with an impartial mind girded by research in...
Herman J. Viola

Herman J. Viola

Herman J. Viola Fellow of the Society for the History of Discoveries 2018 Herman J. Viola, curator emeritus at the Smithsonian Institution, received his B. A. (1960) and M.A. (1964) in history from Marquette University and his Ph.D. in history from Indiana University...
2018 Daniella McCahey

2018 Daniella McCahey

 Daniella McCahey Student Prize 2018 “The Traveling Rocks”Abstract This essay, a chapter of my dissertation, follows a specific set of geological specimens gathered by British and New Zealand geologists during the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition...
2017 Noam Sienna

2017 Noam Sienna

Noam Sienna Student Prize2017 Noam Sienna is a graduate student in the Department of History at the University of Minnesota. He also is a henna artist, studying its history and traditions. He is interested in Jewish history in the Mediterranean world, Jewish-Muslim...