Nebraska Authors

Abbie Burns

AKA: Abbie Cornelia Burns

Born 1872-03-28 Plainfield, IL (USA)

Died 1920-07-12
Omaha, NE (USA)

Lincoln, NE (USA)
Wyuka Cemetery

Places Lived

Plainfield, IL
York, NE
Lincoln, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction




Attended public schools in York County, NE
Undergraduate Studies,York College, York, NE
Bachelor of Arts Degree, Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, NE
Bachelor of Arts Degree, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
Master of Arts Degree, Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, NE


Professor of Modern Languages and Literature,York College
Professor of Modern and Germanic Language, NebraskaWesleyan University
Faculty Secretary, NebraskaWesleyan University

Places Worked

Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, NE


Phi Kappa Phi
P.E.O. Sisterhood, Nebraska Grand Chapter, President
Woman's Wesleyan Educational Council

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