Nebraska Authors

Margaret J. Dolezal

AKA: Margaret Johanna Dolezal

Born 1920-06-21 (Czech Republic)

Died 2004-03-31
Lincoln, NE (USA)

Buried 2004-04-05
Lincoln, NE (USA)
Lincoln Memorial Park

Daughter of Vaclav and Josefa Dolezal

Places Lived

Czech Republic
Bee, NE
Lincoln, NE

Author Of

  • Fiction
  • Journalism
  • Poetry


Children's Fiction; Poetry; Journaling;


Bachelor of Science in Education, 1940, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Master of Arts, 1945, University of Nebraska-Lincoln


Educator, taught both German and Spanish

Places Worked

University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE
Lincoln Northeast High School, Lincoln, NE


Smokey's Odyssey. 1998.
For What It's Worth.
Stories to Share & Riddles to Solve. 2000.
Stories to Remember. 2000.
Christmas Tales & Poems. 2000.
Stories, Poems & Thoughts to Ponder. 2001.

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