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'Belle La Follette' by Nancy C. Unger Wins Prestigious Award

We are delighted to announce that Belle La Follette: Progressive Era Reformer has won the 2016 Wisconsin Historical Society Book Award of Merit! 

Please join us in congratulating the author, Nancy C. Unger! If you'd like to read the full press release, simply click here.

The Winning Book

  • Belle La Follette

    Progressive Era Reformer

    By Nancy C. Unger

    In 1931, the New York Times hailed Belle Case La Follette as "probably the least known yet most influential of all the American women who have had to do with public affairs." A dedicated advocate for women's suffrage, peace, and other causes, she served as a key advisor to her husband, leading…

    Paperback – 2015-08-10
    Routledge Historical Americans