The David Duncan Wallace Departmental Award

The history departmental award is named in honor of David Duncan Wallace (1874-1951), Wofford Class of 1894, professor of History at Wofford from 1899 to 1947 and author of a three-volume  History of South Carolina (1934) and  A History of Wofford College (1951).

For more than 40 years, the department has honored the memory of “Dunc” Wallace by presenting the David Duncan Wallace History Award to an outstanding graduating senior.


2018 Lee Holden
2017 Danielle Scott
2016 Emiley Pagrabs
2015 Savannah Paige Murray, Erin Simmonds
2014 Daniel M. Bennett
2013 James David Williams  
2012 Jennifer Coggins  
2011 Rebecca Heiser  
2010 Sarah Hannah Newman, Leia Boudet  
2009 Vanessa Lauber, Lindy Bunch  
2008 Ivy Farr, Mariel Willenburg  
2007 Joshua Thompson  
2006 Melia Brannon  
2005 Allyn Steele  
2004 Robert Emil Tibbetts  
2003 Marlana Hope Brown  
2002 Alison Victoria Nunnally  
2001 Allyson S. Jones  
2001 Rachel A. Mahaffey  
2000 Meghan A. Audette  
1999 James Hayes Walsh  
1998 Amy R. Brandstadter  
1997 Jennifer Daye Hammond  
1996 Virginia Leigh Allen  
1995 Dwain Carlton Pruitt  
1994 Richard Phillip Stone  
1993 Wendy Elizabeth Sellars  
1993 Christopher James Vinyard  
1992 Eric Raymond Ireland  
1991 Jonathan Dean Crumly  
1990 Cindy K. Wesley  
1989 Maxie Myron Cox, Jr.  
1989 Rebecca Lynn Rush  
1988 Rachel Ann Donald  
1987 William Benson Darwin Jr.  
1986 Sheila Poteat  
1985 Layne McDaniel  
1984 Nancy Barr  
1983 Perry H. Gravely  
1982 Rob Barrett  
1981 David Morgan  
1980 James L. Parris  
1979 Wade Ballard  
1978 Sally Nan Barber  
1977 William W. Canady  
1976 William B. Bynum  
1975 Tom Brittain  
1974 Eddie Hinson  
1973 Thomas H. Coker Jr.  
1972 Danny Marvin Kaminer  
1971 Gaines Milligan Foster  
1970 No award  
1969 John David Wilson  
1968 Robert F. Martin  
1967 Allen E. Morgan  
1966 William Jones Bates  
1965 No award  
1964 Allen H Stokes Jr.  
1963 Michael Joseph Copps  
1962 Samuel Kiser Harmon  
1961 William B. Gravely