Nebraska Authors

Dorothy Heiderstadt

Born 1907-10-08 Geneva, NE (USA)

Died 2001-04-27
Coppell, TX (USA)

Places Lived

Kansas City, Missouri

Author Of

  • Unknown


Children's Author


Bachelor of Arts, 1936, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
Bachelor of Science in Library Science, 1937, Simmons College, Boston, MA


Children's Librarian
Children's Supervisor
Branch Librarian
Reference Librarian

Places Worked

Kansas City Public Library, MO
Bethlehem Public Library, PA


American Library Association
Authors Guild of America
Oklahoma Historical Society
Phi Beta Kappa;


A Book of Heroes. 1954.
Indian Friends and Foes. 1958.
To All Nations. 1959.
A Bow for Turtle. 1960.
Knights and Champions. 1960.
Ten Torchbearers. 1961.
Frontier Leaders and Pioneers. 1962.
Lois Says Aloha. 1963.
More Indian Friends and Foes. 1963.
Marie Tanglehair. 1965.

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Dorothy Heiderstadt

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