James Thurber

Awards and Honors

  • 1944 – Ohioana Book Award second place, Martha Kinney Cooper Ohioana Library Association, for The Great Quillow
  • 1944 – Caldecott Honor Book, for Many Moons
  • 1946 – Ohioana Book Award, Martha Kinney Cooper Ohioana Library Association, for The White Deer
  • 1949 – Laughing Lions of Columbia University Award
  • 1953 – Sesquicentennial Career Medal, Martha Kinney Cooper Ohioana Library Association
  • 1956 – T-Square Award, American Cartoonists Society
  • 1957 – Library and Justice Award, American Library Association, for Further Fables for Our Time
  • 1960 – Antoinette Perry (“Tony”) Special Award, for A Thurber Carnival
  • 1961 – Certificate of Award, Ohio State University, Class of 1916, for “Meritorious Service to Humanity and to Our Alma Mater”
  • Source: Contemporary Authors Online, Thomson Gale, 2005.
  • Gale Database: Contemporary Authors Online

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