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Jean Lee Latham

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Apr 19, 1902

Jean Lee Latham was born in Buckhannon

1925

Jean Lee Latham graduated from West Virginia Wesleyan College

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1930

Jean Lee Latham earned her M.A. at Cornell University

1930

Jean Lee Latham became editor-in-chief at Chicago's Dramatic Publishing Company

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1944

Jean Lee Latham received a Silver Wreath for her work training Signal Corps inspectors for the War Department

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1953

Jean Lee Latham wrote The Story of Eli Whitney

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1956

Jean Lee Latham won the Newbery Award for Carry On, Mr. Bowditch

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1957

Jean Lee Latham was awarded the Boys' Clubs of America Junior Book Award for Trail Blazer of the Seas

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Jun 13, 1995

Jean Lee Latham died in Florida


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