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Delavan, Maude Smith

 Person

Maude Smith Delavan was a Nebraska author. She was known for two books: The Rumelhearts of Rampler Avenue (1937) and A Rumelheart Must Roam (1939). Her daughter Maxine T. Wainwright was a graduate of the Municipal University of Omaha.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Rumelheart Books Collection

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: UNO-0205
Scope and Contents

News clippings about author Maude Smith Delavan and her books The Rumelhearts of Rampler Avenue (1937) and A Rumelheart Must Roam (1939). Also included are notes collected by Lucy Phelan for a review of the book and a Books in Brief version of the book. In writing The Rumelhearts of Rampler Avenue, Delavan was inspired by the controversy between the Happy Hollow nieghborhood and the University of Omaha's proposed (and ...