Nebraska Authors

Irene Compton Estep

Born 1905-01-28 Grand Island, NE (USA)

Died 2001-08-03
Whittier, CA (USA)

Whittier, CA (USA)
Rose Hills Memorial Park

Places Lived

Wood River, NE
Harrison, NE
Whittier, CA
San Jose, CA
Laguna Hills, CA
Stanton, CA

Author Of

  • Fiction
  • Journalism
  • Nonfiction


Pioneers; Fiction; Journalism;


Whittier College, 1924-25, Whittier, CA
Whittier Business College, 1932, Whittier, CA



Places Worked

F.W. Woolworth, Floor Manager, 1931-33
Montgomery Ward and Co., 1933-38


Ventura County Writes Club
Ventura Federate Women's Club
Granada Hills Federated Women's Club
Valley Writers Council, Inc., San Jose, CA


Pioneer Tenderfoot. 1957.
Pioneer Buckaroo. 1958.
Pioneer Sodbuster. 1958.
Pioneer Engineer. 1959.
Pioneer Pilgrim. 1959.
Iroquois. 1961.
Good Times With Maps. 1962.
Seminoles. 1963.

Writes verse, occasional columns and publicity articles for newspapers

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