Wayne C. Lee, 1917-2010 [RG3162.AM]


RG3162.AM:  Wayne C. Lee, 1917-2010

Published articles:  1954-1965

Lamar, Chase County, Neb.:  Author; farmer; postal worker

Size:  1.5 cu.ft.; 3 boxes


Wayne C. Lee was born in Lamar, Nebraska. Until 1951 he was a farmer, and he noted “writing had to be just a spare-time hobby.” Upon becoming a rural mail carrier out of the Lamar post office, he devoted more time to writing. Though he did not receive a degree, he took correspondence courses from the University of Nebraska and a writing course in a summer session at Western State College, in Colorado.


The collection consists of three boxes of published articles dating from 1954-1965. The stories are directed toward young people and have religious overtones. See the NSHS Library Catalog for additional published items by Wayne C. Lee. See also the Nebraska History index for several items relating to Wayne C. Lee.


Box 1


    1. Adventure, 1963-1965

    1. Builders, 1960

    1. Council Fires, 1960

    1. Covenant Youth Today, 1959-1960

    1. Friends, 1956-1960

    1. Hicall, 1958

    1. Junior Life, 1955-1965

    1. Link, 1959-1963

    1. Lookout, 1959-1965

    1. Lutheran Youth, 1959-1960

Box 2


    1. Mennonite, 1963

    1. Plays and Players, 1951

    1. Progress, 1959-1965

    1. Sentinel, 1956-1960

    1. Storytime, 1962

    1. Storytrails, 1964

    1. Straight, 1955-1963

Box 3


    1. Teens, 1958-1961

    1. Teentime, 1964

    1. Upward, 1963

    1. Wee Wisdom, 1959-1962

    1. You, 1954-1958

    1. Youth, 1959

    1. Youth’s Comrade, 1964-1965



Authors — Nebraska

Lee, Wayne C., 1917-2010



WFS/js   10-14-1965

Encoded TMM   06-03-2010

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