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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Marjorie M Kriz  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;


-- Marjorie M Kriz on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

The author received her BA in 1942 from Northwestern University; MA in 1943. She was a journalist for Chicago papers and a freelance writer.

Biographical and Professional Information

Selected Titles At Your Library

ISBN: 1560987553. OCLC Number: 230775585

Smithsonian. .

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ISBN: 1560984589. OCLC Number: 33132343

Smithsonians Institution Press,. .

The first African American woman to earn a full commercial pilot's license, Janet Harmon Bragg led a life of multifaceted achievement. Not only a pioneering aviator but also a successful businesswomen, she owned and operated two nursing homes on Chicago's South Side for nearly three decades and traveled extensively in Africa. -- Back cover.