Nebraska Authors

Ruth Rowoldt Ulrich

Born 1909-05-02 Ashford, NY (USA)

Died 2001-11-01
Chicago, IL (USA)

Places Lived

Norfolk, NE
Wayne, NE
Lincoln, NE

Author Of

  • Fiction




Graduate, 1927, Norfolk High School, Norfolk, NE
Undergraduate Studies, Norfolk Junior College, Norfolk, NE
Undergraduate Studies, Wayne State Teachers College, Wayne, NE
Bachelor's Degree, 1944, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE



Places Worked

Taught in rural schools in Nebraska, including Madison, Bloomfield, Battle Creek, Norfolk, Enola, and Blair
Park Ridge Junior High School, Illinois
St. Paul Parochial Lutheran School, Chicago, IL


Teacher of the Year Award, 1978


The Adventures of Blackie, the Talking Pet Crow. 1984. (illustrated by Chris Ellenwood)

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