Nebraska Authors

Leo J. Kelly

Born 1925-09-12 Cambridge, NE (USA)

Died 2016-05-20
Beatrice, NE (USA)

Greeley, CO (USA)

Places Lived

Chadron, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


Special Education


Bachelor of Science, 1950, Chadron State College
Master of Arts in Special Education, 1951, University of Northern Colorado
Doctorate in Special Education, 1960, University of Northern Colorado


Professor of Special Education
Professor Emeritus

Places Worked

Valdosta State College in Georgia
Professor Emeritus with the University System of Georgia
Beatrice Public Works
Southeast Community College Boards


Chamber Ambassadors
Sertoma Club of Beatrice.
American Legion


Dictionary of Exceptional Children. 1971.
Sex Through Affection. 1976.
A Dictionary of Special Education and Rehabilitation. 1978.

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