May Hill Arbuthnot

American educator and writer

May Hill Arbuthnot (August 27, 1884 – October 2, 1969) was an educator, editor, writer, and critic. She worked to support children's literature. She was listed in the American Libraries article “100 Most Important Leaders we had for the 20th Century”.[1]

May Hill Arbuthnot
Born
May Hill

(1884-08-27)August 27, 1884
Mason City, Iowa
DiedOctober 2, 1969(1969-10-02) (aged 85)
NationalityAmerican
Alma materUniversity of Chicago, Columbia University
OccupationAssociate professor
Known forChildren's literacy advocate

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  1. Kniffel, L., Sullivan, K., and McCormick, E. (1999). 100 of the most important leaders we had in the 20th century. American Libraries. 30:11 39.

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