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The Hillman Prize Previous Honorees

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1961 Broadcast Al Wasserman, producer, Robert Young, director, and Charles Dorkins, cameraman White Paper #7 : Angola: Journey to a War NBC-TV
1960 Book David McEntire Residence and Race
1960 Book William L. Shirer The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich
1960 Newspaper Sylvan Meyer editorials on race relations Gainesville (GA) Daily Times
1960 Magazine Harry W. Ernst & Charles H. Drake Poor, Proud and Primitive: The Lost Appalachians The Nation
1960 Broadcast Walter Peters, producer, Marshal Diskin, director, (1960). Cast the First Stone ABC-TV
1959 Book Harold M. Hyman To Try Men
1959 Broadcast Edward P. Morgan, News broadcasts over the ABC Network ABC-TV
1959 Broadcast WNTA-TV, N.Y. "PIay of the Week" programs WNTA-TV
1958 Book John Kenneth Galbraith The Affluent Society
1958 Newspaper Harry L. & Gretchen Billings editorials on civil liberties and public welfare system The People
1958 Newspaper Ralph McGill editorials defending the public school system Atlanta Constitution
1958 Magazine Giorgio De Santillana Galileo and J.Robert Oppenheimer The Reporter
1958 Magazine Harvey Swados Myth of the Powerful Worker The Nation
1958 Broadcast Irving Gitlin Supervision of CBS Unit One, particularly the programs "Who Killed Michael Farmer" and " P.O W.- A Study in Survival" CBS-TV
1957 Book Wilma Dykeman & James Stokely Neither Black Nor White
1957 Newspaper A. M. Secrest editorials on civil rights Cheraw (SC) Chronicle
1957 Newspaper Harry Ashmore editorials on school integration Arkansas Gazette
1957 Broadcast Theodore Ayres "Face the Nation" interview with Krushchev CBS-TV
1957 Broadcast George A. Vicas "Radio Beat " debates between American and Soviet scientists and educators CBS Radio
1956 Book Walter Gellhorn Individual Freedom and Government Restraints
1956 Newspaper The New York Times editorials on the Middle East Crisis (special award) The New York Times
1956 Newspaper Robert H. Spiegel series on segregation in Des Moines Des Moines Tribune
1956 Magazine Robert Penn Warren Divided South Searches Its Soul Life
1956 Magazine John Fischer The Harm Good People Do Harper's Magazine