Nebraska Authors

Ray Palmer Teele

AKA: Also published as R.P. Teele.

Born Filmore County, MN (USA)

Died 1927-08-31
Myton, UT (USA)

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE
Chevy Chase, MD
Washington, DC

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


Agricultural Economics; Irrigation; Public Policy


AB, University of Nebraska, 1897
MA, University of Nebraska, 1899


Agricultural Economist

Places Worked

United States Department of Agriculture
United States Census Bureau


Mary Hazard Teele (spouse)
Ray Palmer Teele, Jr. (son, physicist)
Literary Club of the Chevy Chase Association (Teele was the club's first President)


Irrigation in the United States: A Discussion of its Legal, Economic, and Financial Aspects. 1915.
The Economics of Land Reclamation in the United States. 1927.

Teele was also the author of a number of government reports on irrigation and agriculture.

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