Correspondence, 1961-2004 | The American Library Association Archives
Series Number: 62/1/5
Acquired: 11/19/1979; 7/1980; 7/2004; 08/22/08
Volume: 4.3 Cubic Feet
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Description: Correspondence (1967-2004), minutes (1971-78) and budget reports (1976-77; 1998-2004) of Awards Committee chairman and staff liaison officers concerning ALA awards, including the AHIL Exceptional Service Award, Grolier Award, Hammond Award, Isadore Gilbert Mudge Citation, Joseph W. Lippincott Award, Library Binding Institute Scholarship, Ester J. Piercy Award, Eunice Rockwell Oberly Memorial Award, the Bessie Boehm Moore Moore Award, the G.K. Hall Award, the Beta Phi Mu Award, the Equality Award, the Melvil Dewey Medal, Elizabeth Futas Catalyst for Change Award, Paul Howard Award for Courage, Marshall Cavendish Excellence in Library Programming Award, ALA Information Today Library of the Future Award , Thomson Gale Group Financial Development Award, World Book-Goal Award, H. W. Wilson Library Staff Development Award, Highsmith Literature Award, W. Y. Boyd Literary Award, SIRSI Leader in Library Technology Award, EBSCO ALA Conference Sponsorship Award, and the ALA Scholarships Program. The material includes citations (1961-75), awards evaluation material (1970-73), procedures (1970-75) and the ALA Awards Manual (1979). The series includes annual files concerning the Clarence Day Award (1964-74). In addition, some photographs of award recipients are included.