~ West Texas Historical Association ~

WTHA Awards - the Jones Award

The Mrs. Percy (Ruth Legett) Jones Award

The Mrs. Percy Jones Award recognizes the best article published in the WTHA's annual publication, the West Texas Historical Review (prior to 2013; the West Texas Historical Association Year Book.)

To be eligibility the article is to have been published in the WTHA's annual publication in the preceding year.

The award winner will receive a $500 cash award and a certificate.

Award and grant applications are due on January 10.  Award winners will be announced at the annual meeting of the Association during the presidential luncheon.


Winners of the Mrs. Percy Jones Award for Best Article in the Yearbook

  • 2016 - Nicholas Roland
  • 2015 - H. Allen Anderson
  • 2014 - Alex Hunt
  • 2013 - David Gracy II
  • 2012 - H. Allen Anderson
  • 2011 - Patrick Crawford
  • 2010 - John Caraway
  • 2009 - David Murrah
  • 2008 - Kregg Fehr
  • 2007 - Allan J. Kuethe and José Manuel Serrano Álvarez
  • 2006 - Glen Ely
  • 2005 - Sandy Hoover
  • 2004 - Paul Carlson
  • 2003 - Kevin Sweeney
  • 2002 - Mike Cox
  • 2001 - Lou Rodenberger
  • 2000 - Lawrence Clayton
  • 1999 - Sean J. Flynn
  • 1998 - Jack Becker
  • 1997 - Paul Wright
  • 1996 - Laura Anne Wimberley
  • 1995 - Leo S. Bielinski
  • 1994 - Donald W. Whisenhunt
  • 1993 - J. B. Honea
  • 1992 - Roger Tuller
  • 1991 - Paul H. Carlson
  • 1990 - Joseph W. McKnight
  • 1989 - Arnoldo De Leon
  • 1988 - J'Nell Pate
  • 1987 - Richard Mason
  • 1986 - Delmar Hayter
  • 1985 - Benton R. White
  • 1984 - Steven F. Mehls
  • 1983 - Sandra L. Myres
  • 1982 - Paul H. Carlson
  • 1981 - Gary S. Elbow and Simone Gordon
  • 1980 - Rupert N. Richardson
  • 1979 - Ralph Smith
  • 1978 - Paul H. Carlson
  • 1977 - H. Allen Anderson
  • 1976 - Ralph Smith
  • 1975 - David J. Murrah
  • 1974 - Frank B. Counselman
  • 1973 - Ralph Smith and Elton Green
  • 1972 - Charles Marler

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JONES AWARD WINNERS


Kevin Sweeney, winner of the 2003 Percy Jones award.