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Frances Elaine Buell

QUOTE:
I still enjoy occasionally helping a high school student with algebra and/or geometry. I think the highlight of my life was teaching for 40 years. My parents, Fred Buell and Gladys M. Marshall-Buell, farmed a 240-acre farm at Murdock, Nebraska. They were active--community and church activities--at Murdock and Elmwood. My Grandfather, George E. Buell, homesteaded at Murdock in 1869. My Grandfather, Paul J. Marshall, came with his parents from England to Weeping Water in 1871. My Great Grandfather, Franklin Fowler, homesteaded at Weeping Water in 1864. 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:
Math Teacher, Lincoln High School, 1954-1987
Taught Geometry on TV, 1959-1960 for LPS
Math Teacher, North Platte Senior High, 1951-1954
Instructor, Math Development, UNL, 1949-1951
Trigonometry Teacher, Nebraska Wesleyan, 1947
Graduate Assistant, Math Dept. at UNL, 1947-1949
6th Grade Teacher, Plattsmouth, NE, 1945

EDUCATION:
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, University of Wisconsin at Madison and Northwestern University of Chicago, attended summer sessions
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1947-1949, MA
Nebraska Wesleyan University, 1941-1945 & 1945-1947, AB
Murdock Public Schools, 1941

PERSONAL:
Year of Birth: 1925

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