Nebraska Authors

Frances E. Chicoine

AKA: Frances E. Furman-Chicoine

Born 1914-12-29 Johnstown, NE (USA)

Died 1997-01-22
Chadron, NE (USA)

Hemingford, NE (USA)
Hemingford Cemetery

Places Lived

Brown County, NE
Dawes County, NE
Chadron, NE
Mesa, AZ

Author Of

  • Poetry




Elementary Education at a rural school, Dawes County, Nebraska
High School Diploma, 1933, Crawford, NE



Places Worked

Dawes County Agricultural Extension Office
Audio Visual Department, Chadron State College


Dawes County Outstanding Rural Homemaker
Dawes County Outstanding 4-H Club Leader
Awarded the Distinguished Service Award by Chadron State College, May 1994
Top Ten Award for her poem, 'Stewards of Creation,' International Society of Poets Convention


President, Nebraska Cow-Belles, 1957-58


Faith, Fun and Fantasy, Vol. 1. 1982.
Faith, Fun and Fantasy, Vol. 2. 1986.
Faith, Fun and Fantasy, Vol. 3. 1990.
Faith, Fun and Fantasy, Vol. 4. 1994.

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