Historic Feature 35,000 or More Circulation 2023

The Historic Feature category recognizes a story that focuses on the history of the region or area, of a place and/or individuals within the region.


We’re Still Here
Texas Highways
John Nova Lomax

There are moments of sheer brilliance in the writing. The author takes expansive and well-researched information and distils it into poetic sentences that lose none of its context.
— IRMA Awards Jury



Standing On Faith
New Mexico Magazine
Kate Nelson




1972: The Year That Changed Maine
Down East
Contributors: Murray Carpenter, Brian Kevin, Kathryn Miles, Adrienne Perron, Mary Pols, David Shribman