Nebraska Authors

Sherrill Daniels

Long time Friends of Loren Eiseley member. Familiar with our Dorothy Thomas collection.

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE
Plattsmouth, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


History; Literary Scholarship


University of Kansas, B.A., 1966 (English)
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Ph.D., 1986
Columbia University Rare Book School, 1987


Director of Reference Services, N.S.H.S.
Library Assistant
Visiting English Instructor at UNL
Principal of St. John's Catholic Middle School

Places Worked

Nebraska State Historical Society
St. John's Catholic School, Plattsmouth, Nebraska


Friends of Loren Eiseley
Writing and Storytelling Festival


"So Different from Country Life": The 1888 Omaha Letters of Frisby L. Rasp. 1990. (for Nebraska History)
Critical Biography of Dorothy Thomas.

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Sherrill Daniels

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