Nebraska Authors

Wynona Farquhar Leonard

AKA: Mrs. W.C. Leonard

Born 1900 Audubon, IA (USA)

Died 1993-01-28
Rochester, MN (USA)

Rochester, MN (USA)

She retired from the University of Nebraska in 1964; Was named in Who's Who in American Women, was involved in Phi Beta Kappa and the Governor's Committee for Family and Youth. She was also involved in the Nebraska State Advisory Committee on Civil Rights. Lived in Lincoln 1929-1987.

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


Marriage; Social Customs


BA in music, 1921, Grinnell College, Grinnell, IA
MA in Philosophy, 1942, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE


Music teacher
Journalism teacher
Home Economics teacher

Places Worked

Upper Iowa University
Chicago Civic Orchestra
Nebraska Wesleyan University
University of Nebraska


Love That Lasts a Lifetime. 1961. In HR

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