H. Larry Ingle Awarded the Kenneth Carroll Prize for the Best Article in Quaker History

H. Larry Ingle, emeritus professor of history at the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga, has been awarded the Kenneth Carroll Prize for the best article published in the journal Quaker History in the past three years.  Entitled, “Lessons from Quaker History:  What’s an Historian to Say about Whittaker Chambers and Clarence Pickett?,”  it was published in the Spring 2018 issue and describes the relationship between Chambers, who testified that Alger Hiss was a member of the Communist Party during his government service in the 1930s and author of the 1952 Witness, and the Executive Secretary of the American Friends Service Committee, a character witness in Hiss’s second trial for perjury in denying he was a Communist.  The award includes a monetary prize of $250.

Posted: June 18, 2019
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