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A professor of history at the University of California–Riverside, Catherine Allgor has received the George Washington Egleston Prize from Yale, the Lerner-Scott Prize from the Organization of American Historians, and the James H. Broussard First Book Prize from the Society for Historians of the Early American Republic for Parlor Politics. She was awarded a Bunting Fellowship for her work on Dolley Madison. Allgor lives in Riverside, California.
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Madison, Dolley, -- 1768-1849.
Madison, Dolley, -- 1768-1849 -- Political and social views.
Presidents' spouses -- United States -- Biography.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1865.