Nebraska Authors

Nettie Fowler Dietz

Died 1939-01-14
Omaha, NE (USA)

Omaha, NE (USA)
Forest Lawn Cemetery, Omaha, NE

Wife of philanthropist Charles N. Dietz. The prosperous businesses of the Dietz family included lumber yards in Nebraska and a coal mining company in Wyoming. The couple traveled widely and accumulated large art and book collections. They generously supported Omaha institutions.
The Nebraska State Historical Society holds their personal papers and library.

Places Lived

Omaha, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction






A White Woman in a Black Man's Country. 1914.

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