David W. and Beatrice C. Evans Biography Awards

Given by Mountain West Center for Regional Studies, Utah State University

Muut nimet: Evans Biography Award (englanti), Evans Handcart Award (englanti)
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Awarded by the Mountain West Center for Regional Studies, Utah State University
The Evans Biography Award is a $10,000 prize given to the best biography of a person who lived a significant portion näytä lisää of his or her life in the Interior West, or, in the words of the awards' founders, "Mormon Country" - that region historically influenced by Mormon institutions and social practices. The region is roughly an expanded Great Basin and Rocky Mountain region, extending south into Chihuahua and Sonora, Mexico, and north into southern Alberta, Canada.
Evans Biography Award website
First awarded in 1983
1984: two awards listed
1989: no award listed
1991: two awards listed näytä vähemmän
Stages:
Kaikki, Winner (51), Finalist (1)
Luokat:
Kaikki, Biography Award (35), Handcart Award (17)
Vuodet:
Kaikki, 2017 (2), 2013 (2), 2012 (2), 2011 (2), 2009, 2010 (2), 2008 (2), 2007 (2), 2006 (2), 2005 (2), 2004 (2), 2003 (2), 2002 (2), 2001 (2), 2000 (2), 1999 (2), 1998 (2), 1997 (2), 1996 (2), 1995 (2), 1994 (1), 1993 (1), 1992 (1), 1991 (2), 1990 (1), 1988 (1), 1987 (1), 1986 (2), 1985 (1), 1984 (2), 1983 (1)

Winner 51

TeosKategoriaVuosi
Leonard Arrington and the Writing of Mormon History (tekijä: Gregory A. Prince)Biography Award2017
A Frontier Life: Jacob Hamblin, Explorer and Indian Missionary (tekijä: Todd M. Compton)Biography Award2013
Weeds: A Farm Daughter's Lament (tekijä: Evelyn I. Funda)Handcart Award2013
Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis (tekijä: Timothy Egan)Biography Award2012
Coal in our veins : a personal journey (tekijä: Erin Ann Thomas)Handcart Award2012
The Man Who Never Died: The Life, Times, and Legacy of Joe Hill, American Labor Icon (tekijä: William M. Adler)Biography Award2011
Dine Tah: My Reservation Days 1923-1939 (tekijä: Alwin Girdner)Handcart Award2011
"Liberty to the Downtrodden": Thomas L. Kane, Romantic Reformer (tekijä: Matthew J. Grow)Biography Award2009, 2010
Mormon Passage of George D. Watt: First British Convert, Scribe for Zion (tekijä: Ronald G. Watt)Handcart Award2009, 2010
Kenneth Milton Chapman: A Life Dedicated to Indian Arts and Artists (tekijä: Janet Chapman)Biography Award2008
Mormonism's Last Colonizer: The Life and Times of William H. Smart (tekijä: William B. Smart)Handcart Award2008
Dave Rust: A Life in the Canyons (tekijä: Frederick H Swanson)Biography Award2007
In the President's Office: The Diaries of L. John Nuttall 1879-1892 (tekijä: Jedediah S. Rogers)Handcart Award2007
Recollections of Past Days: The Autobiography of Patience Loader Rozsa Archer (Life Writings Frontier Women) (tekijä: Sandra Ailey Petree)Biography Award2006
Scottish Shepherd: The Life and Times of John Murray Murdoch, Utah Pioneer (tekijä: Kenneth W. Merrell)Handcart Award2006
Joseph Smith: Rough Stone Rolling (tekijä: Richard L. Bushman)Biography Award2005
David O. McKay and the Rise of Modern Mormonism (tekijä: Gregory A. Prince)Handcart Award2005
Don't Let the Sun Step Over You: A White Mountain Apache Family Life, 1860-1975 (tekijä: Eva Tulene Watt)Biography Award2004
Gathering in Harmony (tekijä: Stephen L. Prince)Handcart Award2004
Scenes from the High Desert: Julian Steward's Life and Theory (tekijä: Virginia Kerns)Biography Award2003
Writing for Her Life: The Novelist Mildred Walker (tekijä: Ripley Hugo)Handcart Award2003
One Side By Himself (Western Experience Series) (tekijä: Ronald O. Barney)Biography Award2002
When Montana and I Were Young: A Frontier Childhood (Women in the West) (tekijä: Margaret Bell)Handcart Award2002
Sarah Winnemucca (tekijä: Sally Zanjani)Biography Award2001
Hell or High Water: James White's Disputed Passage through Grand Canyon, 1867 (tekijä: Eilean Adams)Handcart Award2001
A River Running West: The Life of John Wesley Powell (tekijä: Donald Worster)Biography Award2000
Journey Of Navajo Oshley: An Autobiography and Life History (tekijä: Robert Mcpherson)Handcart Award2000
George Q. Cannon, a Biography (tekijä: Davis Bitton)Biography Award1999
Sagwitch: Shoshone Chieftan, Mormon Elder, 1822-1887 (tekijä: Scott Christensen)Handcart Award1999
From Mission to Madness: Last Son of the Mormon Prophet (tekijä: Valeen Tippetts Avery)Biography Award1998
The Christensen brothers : an American dance epic (tekijä: Debra Hickenlooper Sowell)Handcart Award1998
Mahonri Young, His Life and Art (tekijä: Thomas E. Toone)Biography Award1997
Mormon midwife : the 1846-1888 diaries of Patty Bartlett Sessions (tekijä: Donna Smart)Handcart Award1997
Wallace Stegner, His Life and Work (tekijä: Jackson J. Benson)Biography Award1996
Winter Quarters: The 1846-1848 Life Writings of Mary Haskin Parker Richards (tekijä: Mary Haskin Parker Richards)Handcart Award1996
Lowell L. Bennion, Teacher, Counselor, Humanitarian (tekijä: Mary Lythgoe Bradford)Biography Award1995
Barry Goldwater (tekijä: Robert Alan Goldberg)Biography Award1995
Fighting the Odds: The Life of Senator Frank Church (tekijä: LeRoy Ashby)Biography Award1994
Elizabeth Bacon Custer and the Making of a Myth (tekijä: Shirley A. Leckie)Biography Award1993
Heart Earth (tekijä: Ivan Doig)Biography Award1992
Things in Heaven and Earth: The Life and Times of Wilford Woodruff, a Mormon Prophet (tekijä: Thomas G. Alexander)Biography Award1991
Refuge: An Unnatural History of Family and Place (tekijä: Terry Tempest Williams)Biography Award1991
River of Traps (tekijä: William deBuys)Biography Award1990
Joseph Smith III, Pragmatic Prophet (tekijä: Roger D. Launius)Biography Award1988
Juanita Brooks, Mormon Woman Historian (tekijä: Levi S. Peterson)Biography Award1987
No Toil Nor Labor Fear: The Story of William Clayton (Biographies in Latter-Day Saint History) (tekijä: James B. Allen)Biography Award1986
Paper Medicine Man: John Gregory Bourke and His American West (tekijä: Joseph C. Porter)Biography Award1986
Phil Sheridan and His Army (tekijä: Paul Andrew Hutton)Biography Award1985
Joseph Smith and the Beginnings of Mormonism (tekijä: Richard L. Bushman)Biography Award1984
Mormon Enigma: Emma Hale Smith (tekijä: Linda King Newell)Biography Award1984
Brigham Young: American Moses (tekijä: Leonard J. Arrington)Biography Award1983

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