Louise Pound

the 19th century iconoclast who forever changed America"s views on women, academics, and sports
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American Legacy Historical Press , Clearfield, Utah
Pound, Louise, -- 1872-1958, College teachers -- Nebraska -- Biography, Athletes -- Nebraska -- Biography, Women athletes -- Nebraska -- Biography, Folklorists -- United States -- Biography, Women"s rights -- United States, Nebraska -- Biog
Statementby Marie Krohn.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCT275.P7525 K76 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 299 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21557258M
ISBN 100979689627
ISBN 139780979689628
LC Control Number2007029200

Louise Pound (–) was a distinguished literary scholar, renowned athlete, accomplished musician, and devoted women’s sports advocate. She is perhaps best remembered for her groundbreaking work in the field of linguistics and folklore and for her role as the first woman president of the Modern Language Association.

Louise Pound (–) was a distinguished literary scholar, renowned athlete, accomplished musician, and devoted women’s sports advocate. She is perhaps best remembered for her groundbreaking work in the field of linguistics and folklore and for her role as the first woman president of the Modern Language Association.4/5(1).

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID RGAM: Louise Pound, Papers: Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska: Educator; folklorist, linguist Size: ; 1 reel of microfilm [sketchbook].

BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE Louise Pound was born Jin Lincoln, Nebraska. Her parents, Stephen and Laura Pound, had come to Lincoln in ; she was the second. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Louise Pound books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.

This book has historical value for the folklorist as a celebration of Louise Pound’s life and accomplishments, and entertainment value for all readers, who will enjoy not only the old Nebraskan legends, personalities, customs, and amusing anecdotes preserved in its pages but also Pound’s straightforward and logical prose.”—5/5(1).

This book has historical value for the folklorist as a celebration of Louise Pound’s life and accomplishments, and entertainment value for all readers, who will enjoy not only the old Nebraskan legends, personalities, customs, and amusing anecdotes preserved in its pages but also Pound’s straightforward and logical prose.”—Brand: UNP - Bison Books.

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A Husker alumna’s passions for school spirit and the historic impacts of Louise Pound are coalescing for the next Nebraska Lecture. The talk, “History of School Spirit and Louise Pound,” is p.m. Oct. 4 at the University of Nebraska State Museum at Morrill Hall, N.

14th St. Louisa Emma Amelia "Louie" Pounds (12 February – 6 September ) was an English singer and actress, known for her performances in musical comedies and in mezzo-soprano roles with the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company.

Originally intended for a secretarial career, Pounds joined the chorus of a George Edwardes show in and quickly achieved advancement to leading roles in burlesque and.

Louise Pound (?) was a distinguished literary scholar, renowned athlete, accomplished musician, and devoted women?s sports advocate. She is perhaps best remembered for her groundbreaking work in the field of linguistics and folklore and for her role as the first woman president of the Modern Language Association.

Louise Pound, in so many fields, was the trailblazer for women's athletics in the state. And this while becoming a preeminent educator in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln English department over a half-century.

"In my book," The World-Herald's Gregg McBride wrote in. Add 7 pts extra space Photo of Louise Pound from. Leslie’s Weekly, Ani Königsberger Pfister Louise Pound as an instructor at the University of Nebraska.

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Read this book on Questia. Poetic Origins and the Ballad by Louise Pound, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of Poetic Origins and the Ballad (). Louise Hay was an inspirational teacher who educated millions since the publication of her bestseller You Can Heal Your Life, which has more than 50 million copies in print ed for demonstrating the power of affirmations to bring about positive change, Louise was the author of more than 30 books for adults and children, including the bestsellers The Power Is Within You and.

Buy American Ballads and Songs by Louise Pound online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 20 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $ In his preface to Marie Krohn's biography of Louise Pound, Robert Cochran explains that Pound's life as a subject is "big enough" to accommodate both Krohn's biography and his own.

He is being gracious, but readers of Great Plains Quarterly should not be fooled Cochran's biography of the distinguished University of Nebraska English professor and folklorist is far better than Krohn': Melissa J. Homestead. In Louise Pound published Selected Writings.

The book is full of varied topics and is divided into six groups: “Literary,” “Linguistic,” “On Vocabulary and Diction,” “Folkloristic,” “Educational,” and “Miscellaneous.” In the “Literary” section, Pound focuses on poetry.

Louise Pound () excelled in many fields of endeavor, including education, writing, and sports. She is also remembered as an authority on Nebraska folklore. Many of her writings on this subject were collected and edited for publication just before her death in The resulting book, Nebraska Folklore, includes a chapter on traditional Nebraska snake lore.Fast Fresh Sexy Light Meals FEATURED RECIPES: Spicy Eggplant, Coconut Tempeh Curry, Nasi Goreng 14 RECIPES.American Ballads and Songs by Louise Pound starting at $ American Ballads and Songs has 14 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.