Nebraska Authors

Ruth E. Sutter

Born 1935-10-02 Lincoln, NE (USA)

Died 2009-01-12
San Francisco, CA (USA)

Historian. Wrote an article "Reflections of Loren Eiseley" that appeared in the The John Muir Newsletter, Spring 1999. Wrote an interesting book about community in America, and a book chapter on John Muir.

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE
Chicago, IL
San Francisco, CA

Author Of

  • Biography
  • Nonfiction


Eiseley, Loren; American History; Conservation Issues


University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
Union College, Lincoln, NE
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL



Places Worked

Diablo Valley College, CA (1964-1996)


The Next Place You Come To: A Historical Introduction To Communities In North America. 1973.
To All Enquiring Friends: Nantucketers in Martinez and San Francisco, CA. 1851-1863. n.d. (Museum Booklet)
Chapter, "John Muir and the John Swett Family," in John Muir: Family, Friends, and Adventures. 2001. (Edited by Sally Miller)

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