A total of 82 papers were entered in the annual Junior Historical Writing Contest which is sponsored by the Florida Historical Society. Secondary school students from 19 schools participated in the 1957 contest. The papers were judged by a committee from the History Department of The Florida State University composed of Weymouth T. Jordan, as chairman, Charles W. Arnade, Earl R. Beck, Benjamin F. Rogers, and Venila L. Shores. The following awards were recommended and approved by the Society.
Society, Florida Historical
"Junior Historical Content,"
Florida Historical Quarterly: Vol. 36
, Article 12.
Available at: https://stars.library.ucf.edu/fhq/vol36/iss1/12