Nebraska Authors

Doris Fry Bingham

Born 1929 Wallace, NE (USA)

Places Lived

Hemingford, NE
York, NE
Lincoln, NE
Florida
Louisiana
San Francisco, CA
Corpus Christi, TX
New York
Montana
Michigan
Pennsylvania
Iowa

Author Of

  • Biography
  • Fiction
  • Journalism

Keywords

Fiction--Novels; Fiction--Short Story; Journalism; Memoirs

Education

High School Diploma, 1947, Hemingford High School, Hemingford, NE
Undergraduate Studies, 1947-1950, Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, NE
Bachelor of Arts Degree, 1955, University of Corpus Christi, Corpus Christi, TX
Graduate Studies, 1955-1956, Columbia University, Ithaca, NY
Graduate Studies, 1957-1958, San Francisco State College, San Francisco, CA

Occupation

Newspaper Correspondent, York News-Times
Newspaper Correspondent, Sioux City Journal
Copy Editor, Dunlap Reporter

Places Worked

York, NE
Hemingford, NE
Sioux City, IA
Dunlap, IA
Bethlehem, PA
Terry, MT
San Francisco, CA
New York City, NY
Corpus Christi, TX

Honors

Montana Press Association: Third Place columns, 1966
Pennsylvania Women's Press Association: First Place columns, First place, feature columns 1970-1980
Pennsylvania Press Association Keystone Award: First Place feature series, 1981
Iowa Newspaper Association: First Place columns, Second Place features, 1983-1991

Bibliography

Lovers and Liars. 1981.
Karen and the Miracle of Life. with Karen DeTar Lewis, 2003.

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