Nebraska Authors

Willadene Price

AKA: Willadene Anton Price

Born 1914-03-08 Omaha, NE (USA)

Died 2011-11-28

Buried 2011-12-20
Arlington National Cemetery, VA (USA)

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE
Alexandria, VA
Boston, MA

Author Of

  • Journalism
  • Nonfiction
  • Biography


Children's Nonfiction; Freelance Journalism


Peabody University


School Executive
Associate Editor, University Publishing Company, Lincoln, NE
Associate Editor and Editor, The School Executive.

Places Worked

University Publishing Company, Lincoln, NE


First Prize for Research for Bartholdi and the Statue of Liberty, National League of American Pen Women, 1960.


National League of American Pen Women
Manuscript Club
New England Women's Press Association
Author's Guild


Bartholdi and the Statue of Liberty. 1959.
Gutzon Borglum, Artist and Patriot. 1961.
For All Time to Come. 1964.
Cavalcades. 1965. (Contributor)
Gutzon Borglum: The Man Who Carved a Mountain. 1974.

Published in Boy's Life Magazine, Christian Science Monitor, World Affairs, Hobbies.

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