Congratulations: 1 October 2020

Congratulations to those AHA members who received prizes and commendations at the Australian Society of Archivists’ recent Mander Jones Awards ceremony. Congratulations to Terry Kass for winning Category 3 for the State Archives NSW finding aid Unlocking land: A guide to Crown Land Records held at State Archives NSW. Congratulations to Narrelle Morris for winning a Commendation in Category 3 for the National Archives of Australia finding aid Japanese War Crimes in the Pacific: Australia’s investigations and prosecutions. Congratulations to Tony James Brady for winning a Commendation in Category 2B (Joint) for The Empire has an Answer: The Empire Air Training Scheme as reported in the Australian Press 1939-1945 (Big Sky Publishing, 2019). Congratulations to Tiffany Shellam for winning a Commendation in Category 2B (Joint) for Meeting the Waylo: Aboriginal Encounters in the Archipelago (UWA Publishing, 2020).  

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Congratulations to those AHA members past and present who were announced as winners or shortlisted for the 2020 Patricia Grimshaw Prize. This prize is awarded by Australian Historical Studies biennially to highlight excellence in an article and one that makes the most significant contribution to our understanding of Australian history. Congratulations to winners Maria Nugent & Gaye Sculthorpe, and to those shortlisted: Ben Huf, Andrew Hurley, and Lorinda Cramer & Andrea Witcomb. 

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