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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Gladys Lucy Adshead  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:CHILD C:CHILD Fiction

Born: 1896 in Manchester, England


Illinois Connection

In 1943, Adshead was appointed Head of the Lower School of the North Shore Country Day School of Winnetka, Illinois. She served in this position and lived in Illinois until 1949.

Biographical and Professional Information

Gladys Lucy Adshead was a noted educator, school administrator, and the author of many children's books.

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