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Coral Horton Tullis Memorial Prize for Best Book on Texas History

The 2014 Coral Horton Tullis Memorial Prize for Best Book on Texas History


The Tullis Memorial Prize is awarded annually to the best book on Texas published during the calendar year. The winning author for 2014 will be presented a certificate and $2,000 at the Association's annual meeting in March 2015. Judges may withhold the award at their discretion.

Publishers should submit an entry form and three (3) copies of each entry published and copyrighted in 2014 to the TSHA office by October 10, 2013. Books published after October 10 but copyrighted during the calendar year will be accepted until December 15.

Tullis Memorial Prize
Texas State Historical Association
1155 Union Circle #311580
Denton, TX 76203-5017

The Coral Horton Tullis Memorial Prize was established in 1967 by her children, John L. Tullis and Mrs. W. D. (Jean Tullis) White Sr. The prize honors Mrs. Tullis for all that she accomplished on behalf of history while teaching at the University of Texas at Austin for thirty-five years and during her forty-year tenure as treasurer and corresponding Secretary of the Texas State Historical Association.

Past Recipients

2014 Jason Mellard
2007 Jane C. Monday and Frances B. Vick Petra's Legacy
2002 James L. Haley Sam Houston
1984 Marilyn M. Sibley Lone Stars and State Gazettes