The Herbert H. Lehman Prizes, 2008 & 2009

The Herbert H. Lehman Prizes 2010, 2011, 2012

The Herbert H. Lehman Prizes, 2008 & 2009

Distinguished Service

Celedonia Jones, Former Manhattan Borough Historian
Presented by Sarah Henry

Vincent Seyfried, Independent Historian
Presented by Jeffrey Kroessler

Wendell Tripp, former editor of New York History
Presented by Peter Eisenstadt

Monroe Fordham, Professor and founder of the Monroe Fordham Regional History Center
Presented by Stefan Bielinski

Distinguished Scholarship

Edwin Burrows, Forgotten Patriots: The Untold Story of the American Prisoners During the
Revolutionary War (Basic Books)
Presented by Barnet Schecter

Laurence Hauptman, Seven Generations of Iroquois Leadership: The Six Nations Since 1800
(Syracuse University Press)
Presented by Thomas Lewis

Lisa Keller, Triumph of Order: Democracy & Public Space in New York and London
(Columbia University Press)
Presented by Stuart Blumin

David Silverman, “The Curse of God: An Idea and Its Origins among the Indians of New York’s
Revolutionary Frontier,” William and Mary Quarterly (July 2009)
Presented by Firth Fabend