Nebraska Authors

Phoebe Helen Athey-Nater

Born 1916-09-17 Elsmere, NE (USA)

Died 1989-08-31
Bakersfield, CA (USA)

Buried
Bakersfield, CA (USA)
Greenlawn Memorial Park

The author had the distinction of being cast as a pioneer mother in a short historical film, Pioneers of the Plains.

Places Lived

Goose Creek, Sandhills Region, NE
Denver, CO
Laramie, WY
Bakersfield, CA

Author Of

  • Fiction

Keywords

Historical fiction; Nebraska-Fiction; Pioneer Life

Education

University of Nebraska
Nebraska Wesleyan
Kearney State College

Occupation

Teacher in private school
Secretary
Librarian
Author

Places Worked

University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY
Bakersfield College, Bakersfield, CA

Bibliography

Koshopah. 1972.

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