The 2016 Victorian Society in America Preservation and Book Awards
The 2016 Victorian Society in America Preservation and Book Awards were presented on April 30th during the closing banquet of the Spring Tour and Annual Meeting at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles, CA.
The Preservation Awards are listed at the link in the left menu. The book awards are:
The 2016 Henry-Russell Hitchcock Award was presented to Henry Howard: Louisiana's Architect by Robert S. Brantley with Victor McGee for excellence in books about architects and architecture.
The 2016 W. E. Fischelis Award was presented to Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends by Richard Ormond, Elaine Kilmurray, Trevor Fairbrother, Marc Simpson, Erica Hirshler, Barbara Weinberg, Barbara Gallati for excellence in books about art and artists.
The 2016 Ruth Emery Award was presented to The Dakota: A History of the World's Best-Known Apartment Building by Andrew Alpern for excellence in books about local history.