Electa Clark

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General Information

Name: Electa Clark

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction

Born: 1910 in Chicago, Illinois

Died: 1989

Illinois Connection

Clark was born in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Electa Clark has been a writer since 1949. Her first book, The Pennywinks, was published in 1949. She received her B.S. from Purdue University and was also a Docent of Children's Museum, Indianaolis, Inc., from 1957-1964.

Published Works

  • Pennywink Carnival, Bobbs-Merrill, 1950
  • The Seven Q's, Bobbs-Merrill, 1953
  • Robert Peary: Boy of the North Pole, Bobbs-Merrill, 1953
  • Tony for Keeps, John C. Winston Co., 1955
  • Spanish Gold and Casey McKee, McKay, 1956
  • Osceola, Young Seminole Indian, Bobbs-Merrill, 1955
  • John Ross. Cherokee Chief, Crowell-Collier, 1970
  • Leading Ladies (for adults), Stein & Day, 1976

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (No)

External Links

Electa Clark on WorldCat

Electa Clark on Amazon


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