Nebraska Authors

Esther M. Winchell

AKA: Esther Ledford

Born 1921-03-21 Minatare, NE (USA)

Died 2005-11-06
Norfolk, NE (USA)

Places Lived

Minatare, NE
Norfolk, NE
Hay Springs, NE
Alliance, NE
Morrill, NE
Joliet, IL
Chicago, IL
South Dakota

Author Of

  • Biography
  • Journalism


Journalism; Memoir


University of Missouri, Columbia, MO
Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
Roosevelt University, Chicago, IL
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE
University of Wyoming, Cheyenne, WY


TV Show Host
Public Relations Firm Owner
Norfolk City Information Officer

Places Worked

Morrill Weekly newspaper
Alliance Times Herald
KDUH Television
Chadron Record
KCSR Radio, Chadron, NE
Rapid City Daily Journal
Joliet Herald News
Downtown Lake Shore News
Esther Winchell Associates
Norfolk City Outlook


30 Years in the Media: Untold Stories.

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