Individual Author Record
Name: Frances Cook SteenPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT C:YA Poetry Born: 1851 in Xenia, Ohio Sites:
Illinois ConnectionFrances Cook Steen was a prominent member of the Aledo, Illinois community from 1893 until her death in 1933.
Biographical and Professional InformationFrances was an accomplished but little known poet, composer and teacher of music. She was also a very talented but unknown artist during her lifetime. She had two volumes of poetry published to her credit. Those publications are as follows:''Life Waves'' (The Aledo Democrat Publishing Co., 1922) and ''Along the Way'' (Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc., 1931).
*''Life Waves'', The Aledo Democrat Publishing Co., 1922*''Along the Way'', Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc., 1931