Nebraska Authors

Henry C. Mead

Born Allison, IA (USA)

Died 1994-07-06
Seward, NE (USA)

Places Lived

Seward, NE: 1949-1994

Author Of

  • Biography
  • Journalism


Journalist; Biography


Graduated from high school in Isle, MN
Attended Hamline University, Saint Paul, MN, 1925-1927



Places Worked

Isle Messenger (prior to College -1938)
Editor of the Independent Age, MN (1939-WWII-1949)
Seward County Independent (1949-1976)


President of the Nebraska Press Association in 1956
Awarded the Association's Master Editor Publisher Award in 1986
Inducted into the Newspaper Hall of Fame in 1992


Letters to Stu. 1987.
Letters to Stu, Volume II. 1991.

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