Nebraska Authors

Stephen Melvil Barrett

Born 1865-03-03 Nebraska City, NE (USA)

Died 1948-12-15
Independence, MO (USA)

Raytown, MO (USA)
Brooking Cemetery

Places Lived

Nebraska City, NE
Tulsa, OK
Independence, MO

Author Of

  • Fiction
  • Nonfiction


Historical; Native Americans; Children's Literature


Bachelor of Science Degree, University of Oklahoma, Tulsa, OK
Master of Arts Degree, University of Oklahoma, Tulsa, OK




Geronimo's Story of His Life. 1906.
Barrett's Practical Pedagogy. 1908.
Macco, An Indian Boy. 1909.
Holstah, An Indian Girl. 1910.
Government in Oklahoma. 1911.
Shinkah the Osage. 1912.
Beaver the Pawnee. 1913.
Sociology of the American Indians. 1946.

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