Neil L. Rudenstine
in recognition of his book The House of Barnes: The Man, The Collection, The Controversy.
John Frederick Lewis Award
Established by a gift from the widow of John F. Lewis, to honor the outstanding maritime lawyer who played a major role in various cultural institutions in Philadelphia. Since 1981 the award has recognized the best book published by the Society in a given year.
Neil L. Rudenstine
Victoria R. Bricker and Harvey M. Bricker
in recognition of their book, Astronomy in the Maya Codices.
A. Mark Smith
in recognition of his book, Alhacen on Refraction: A Critical Edition, with English Translation and Commentary, of Book 7 of Alhacen's De Aspectibus, the Medieval Latin Version of Ibn al-Haytham's Kitab al-Manazir.
Stephen G. Brush
in recognition of his book Choosing Selection: The Revival of Natural Selection in Anglo-American Evolutionary Biology, 1930-1970
Rosemary Lévy Zumwalt
for her monograph, Franz Boas and W.E.B. DuBois at Atlanta University, 1906
for his monograph, The Making of a Romantic Icon: The Religious Context of Friedrich Overbeck's “Italia und Germania”
for his monograph, "Renaissance Vision from Spectacles to Telescopes"
Derek S. Linton,
for his monograph, "Emil von Behring: Infectious Disease, Immunology, Serum Therapy."
Edward J. Olszewski,
for "Cardinal Pietro Ottoboni (1667-1740) and the Vatican Tomb of Pope Alexander VIII"
James E. McClellan,
for Specialist Control: The Publications Committee of the Académie Royale des Sciences (Paris), 1700-1973
Gunther S. Stent,
for Paradoxes of Free Will
A. Mark Smith,
for Alhacen's Theory of Visual Perception: A Critical Edition, with English Translation and Commentary, of the First Three Books of Alhacen's De aspectibus, the Medieval Latin Version of Ibn al-Haytham's Kitab al-Manazir
June Z. Fullmer (posthumous),
for Young Humphry Davy: The Making of an Experimental Scientist
for Babylonian Horoscopes
Whitfield J. Bell, Jr.,
for Patriot-Improvers, Biographical Sketches of Members of the American Philosophical Society, 1743-1769
Martin W. Daly,
for The Sirdar. Sir Reginald Wingate and the British Empire in the Middle East