About the Dutton-Macrae Award for Advanced Study in the Field of Library Work with Children and Young People
Designed to give the recipient an opportunity for formal or informal study of some aspect of the field that will be beneficial both to the person and to library service.
This award was reestablished in 1952 by Mr. Elliot B. Macrae of E.P. Dutton Company and given to the A.L.A. as part of its centennial celebration.