Civil War History
2019 Hubbell Prize
Zachery A. Fry has won the John T. Hubbell Prize for the best article published in Civil War History during 2018. His study, “McClellan’s Epidemic: Disease and Discord at Harrison’s Landing, July-August 1862,” appeared in the March 2018 issue. The prize recipient was selected by the journal’s editorial advisory board. The prize earns the recipient a cash award of $1,000 from The Kent State University Press.
Prof. Fry is an Assistant Professor of Military History at U.S. Army Command and General Staff College in Huntsville, Alabama. He completed his Ph.D. at The Ohio State University, where he authored a Dissertation entitled “Lincoln’s Divided Legion: Loyalty and the Political Culture of the Army of the Potomac, 1861-1865.”
Awarded annually by The Kent State University Press, the John T. Hubbell Prize recognizes the extraordinary contribution to the field of its namesake, who served as editor of Civil War History for thirty-five years.