Awards & Winners

Edmund Morgan

Date of Birth 17-January-1916
Place of Birth Minneapolis
(Minnesota, United States of America, Area code 218, Area code 612)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Edmund Sears Morgan, Edmund S. Morgan
Profession Historian, Writer, Professor, Author
Edmund Sears Morgan, an eminent authority on early American history, was Sterling Professor of History at Yale University, where he taught from 1955 to 1986 and directed many PhD dissertations. He specialized in American colonial history, with some attention to English history, and was noted for his incisive writing style. He covered many topics, including Puritanism, politics, slavery, historiography and family life.

Awards by Edmund Morgan

Check all the awards nominated and won by Edmund Morgan.


Pulitzer Prize Special Citations and Awards
(For a creative and deeply influential body of work as an American historian that spans the last half century.)


Nominations 2002 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography/Autobiography Benjamin Franklin


Bancroft Prize
Honored for : Inventing the People


Nominations 1976 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
National Book Award for History and Biography (Nonfiction) American slavery, American freedom