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Artists, Architects & Designers
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Authors and Illustrators Section
  • K-12 TLC Guide to American Authors.

  • Faulkner, William: K-12 TLC Guide. William Faulkner 1949 Nobel Laureate for Literature Who Am I?
  • Eliot, T.S.: K-12 TLC Guide. T.S. Eliot 1948 Nobel Laureate for Literature
  • Frank, Anne: K-12 TLC Guide. German Authors The Netherlands The Holocaust Nazi Germany Judaism World War II
  • Jackson, Shirley: K-12 TLC Guide. Shirley Jackson American Authors
  • Jensen, Johannes: K-12 TLC Guide. Johannes V. Jensen Poetry 1944 Nobel Laureate for Literature
  • Mistral, Gabriela: K-12 TLC Guide.
  • Gabriela Mistral Poetry 1945 Nobel Prize for Poetry
  • Munk, Kaj: K-12 TLC Guide. Kaj Munk Plays Catholicism World War II
  • Murrow, Edward R.: K-12 TLC Guide. Edward R. Murrow Journalism World War II
  • Pyle, Ernie: K-12 TLC Guide. Ernie Pyle Journalism World War II
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Business Leaders
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Explorers, Pioneers and Astronauts
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Military Leaders
  • K-12 TLC Guide to American Military Leaders.

  • Barbie, Klaus: K-12 TLC Guide. Klaus Barbie France World War II
  • Davis, Benjamin O., Jr.: K-12 TLC Guide. Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. Notable African Americans World War II
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D.: K-12 TLC Guide. Dwight D. Eisenhower Cold War Korean War World War II The American Presidency Who Am I?
  • Halsey, William Frederick, Jr.: K-12 TLC Guide. William Frederick Halsey World War II
  • Hitler, Adolph: K-12 TLC Guide. Adolph Hitler Nazi Germany World War II
  • MacArthur, Douglas: K-12 TLC Guide. World War II Korean War President Harry Truman
  • Montgomery, Bernard: K-12 TLC Guide. Bernard Montgomery World War II
  • Nimitz, Chester William: K-12 TLC Guide. Chester w. Nimitz Naval History World War II
  • Patton, George S.: K-12 TLC Guide. George S. Patton World War I World War II
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Performing Artists Section
  • K-12 TLC Guide to American Performing Artists.

  • Arden, Eve: K-12 TLC Guide. Eve Arden Actors Film Television
  • Benny, Jack: K-12 TLC Guide. Jack Benny Radio Television
  • Bergman, Ingrid: K-12 TLC Guide. Ingrid Bergman Actors Film Who Am I?
  • Bogart, Humphrey: K-12 TLC Guide. Humphrey Bogart Actors Film
  • Capra, Frank: K-12 TLC Guide. Frank Capra Film
  • Chaplin, Charlie: K-12 TLC Guide. Charlie Chaplin Actors Film
  • Clift, Montgomery: K-12 TLC Guide. Montgomery Clift Actors Film
  • Crawford, Joan: K-12 TLC Guide. Joan Crawford Actors Film
  • Crosby, Bing: K-12 TLC Guide. Bing Crosby Actors Popular Musicians Radio Film Television
  • Davis, Bette: K-12 TLC Guide. Bette Davis Actors Film Academy Awards
  • Dietrich, Marlene: K-12 TLC Guide. Marlene Dietrich Actors Film
  • Dorsey, Tommy: K-12 TLC Guide. Tommy Dorsey Popular Music
  • Ferrer, José: K-12 TLC Guide. José Ferrer Actors Film
  • Fitzgerald, Ella: K-12 TLC Guide. Ella Fitzgerald Jazz Famous African Americans Who Am I?
  • Fonda, Henry: K-12 TLC Guide. Henry Fonda Actors Film
  • Ford, John: K-12 TLC Guide. John Ford Film Academy Awards
  • Garland, Judy: K-12 TLC Guide. Judy Garland Actors Film
  • Gillespie, Dizzy: K-12 TLC Guide. Dizzy Gillespie Jazz African-American Performing Artists
  • Goodman, Benny: K-12 TLC Guide. Benny Goodman Jazz Popular Music
  • Grant, Cary: K-12 TLC Guide. Cary Grant Actors Film
  • Guthrie, Woody: K-12 TLC Guide. Woody Guthrie Folk Musicians
  • Hepburn, Katharine: K-12 TLC Guide. Katharine Hepburn Actors Film
  • Hitchcock, Alfred: K-12 TLC Guide. Alfred Hitchcock Film
  • Holiday, Billie: K-12 TLC Guide. Billie Holiday Popular Music Famous African Americans
  • Hope, Bob: K-12 TLC Guide. Bob Hope Actors Radio Film Television
  • Kazan, Elia: K-12 TLC Guide. Elia Kazan Filmmakers Authors Academy Awards
  • Kelly, Gene: K-12 TLC Guide. Gene Kelly Actors Dance Film
  • Kerr, Deborah: K-12 TLC Guide. Deborah Kerr Actors Film
  • Lansbury, Angela: K-12 TLC Guide. Angela Lansbury Actors Film Television
  • Miller, Glenn: K-12 TLC Guide. Glenn Miller Jazz and Blues
  • Monk, Thelonious: K-12 TLC Guide. Theolonious Monk Jazz American Composers Famous African Americans
  • Olivier, Laurence: K-12 TLC Guide. Laurence Olivier Actors Film
  • Parker, Charlie "Yardbird": K-12 TLC Guide. Charlie Parker Jazz Popular Musicians Link to Famous African Americans
  • Preminger, Otto: K-12 TLC Guide. Otto Preminger Film
  • Rains, Claude: K-12 TLC Guide. Actors Film Biography Internet Movie Database
  • Rogers, Ginger: K-12 TLC Guide. Ginger Rogers Dance Actors Film Academy Awards
  • Shore, Dinah: K-12 TLC Guide. Dinah Shore Popular Music Television
  • Smith, Kate: K-12 TLC Guide. Kate Smith Popular Music Radio Internet Movie Database
  • Sinatra, Frank: K-12 TLC Guide. Frank Sinatra, Jr. Popular Musicians Actors Film
  • Stanwyck, Barbara: K-12 TLC Guide. Barbara Stanwyck Actors Film
  • Stewart, James: K-12 TLC Guide. Jimmy Stewart Actors Film Academy Awards
  • Taylor, Elizabeth: K-12 TLC Guide. Elizabeth Taylor Actors Film
  • Wayne, John: K-12 TLC Guide. John Wayne Actors Film Internet Movie Database
  • Welles, Orson: K-12 TLC Guide. Orson Welles Actors Film
  • Wyman, Jane: K-12 TLC Guide. Jane Wyman Actors Film Television
  • Young, Loretta: K-12 TLC Guide. Loretta Young Actors Television 1947 Academy Award for Best Actress in The Farmer's Daughter Emmy Awards for Best Actress in a Dramatic Series in 1954, 1956 and 1958
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Political and Social Leaders Section
  • K-12 TLC Guide to American Political Leaders.
  • K-12 TLC Guide to American Social Leaders.

  • Balch, Emily Greene: K-12 TLC Guide. Emily Greene Balch The Quakers 1946 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate
  • Churchill, Winston: K-12 TLC Guide. Winston Churchill World War II
  • De Gaulle, Charles: K-12 TLC Guide. Charles De Gaulle World War II
  • Gandhi, Mohandas: K-12 TLC Guide. Mohandas Gandhi Who Am I?
  • George VI: K-12 TLC Guide. George VI
  • Himmler, Heinrich: K-12 TLC Guide. Heinrich Himmler German Political and Social Leaders World War II
  • Hitler, Adolph: K-12 TLC Guide. Adolph Hitler Nazi Germany World War II
  • Hull, Cordell: K-12 TLC Guide. Cordell Hull 1945 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate
  • Mao Zedong: K-12 TLC Guide. Mao Zedong
  • Mussolini, Benito: K-12 TLC Guide. Benito Mussolini World War II
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.: K-12 TLC Guide. Franklin D. Roosevelt World War II The American Presidency Who Am I?
  • Rosenberg, Alfred: K-12 TLC Guide. Alfred Rosenberg Nazi Germany War Crimes Propaganda World War II
  • Spock, Benjamin: K-12 TLC Guide. Dr. Benjamin Spock Parents and Parenting Authors
  • Stalin, Josef: K-12 TLC Guide. Josef Stalin Cold War World War II Who Am I?
  • Truman, Harry: K-12 TLC Guide. Harry Truman World War II The American Presidency
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Composers
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Mathematicians, Scientists and Inventors Section
  • K-12 TLC Guide to American Scientists & Mathematicians.
  • K-12 TLC Guide to Scientists & Mathematicians.

  • Alvarez, Luis: K-12 TLC Guide. Luis Alvarez Physics Sub-Atomic Particles Latin American Studies 1968 Nobel Laureate for Physics World War II Who Am I?
  • Einstein, Albert: K-12 TLC Guide. Albert Einstein Math Physics 1968 Nobel Laureate for Physics World War II Who Am I?
  • Fermi, Enrico: K-12 TLC Guide. Enrico Fermi Physics Nuclear Energy 1938 Nobel Laureate for Physics World War II
  • Florey, Howard Walter: K-12 TLC Guide. Howard Walter Florey 1945 Nobel Laureate for Medicine
  • Frisch, Otto: K-12 TLC Guide. Otto Robert Frisch Nuclear Fission World War II
  • Hahn, Otto: K-12 TLC Guide. Otto Hahn Chemistry Nuclear Fission
  • Müller, Paul Hermann: K-12 TLC Guide. Paul Hermann Müller 1948 Nobel Laureate for Physiology or Medicine
  • Niederland, William: K-12 TLC Guide. William Niederland The Holocaust Nazi Germany Judaism Psychology
  • Oppenheimer, J. Robert: K-12 TLC Guide. Robert Oppenheimer Nuclear Weapons Physics World War II Who Am I?
  • Pauli, Wolfgang: K-12 TLC Guide. Wolfgang Pauli Physics Sub-atomic Particles 1945 Nobel Laureate for Physics
  • Rabi, Isidor Isaac: K-12 TLC Guide. Isidor Isaac Rabi Physics Sub-atomic Particles 1944 Nobel Laureate for Physics
  • Seaborg, Glenn T.: K-12 TLC Guide. Glenn T. Seaborg Curium 1951 Nobel Laureate for Chemistry Who Am I?
  • Smith, Cyril Stanley: K-12 TLC Guide. Cyril Stanley Smith Plutonium Uranium World War II
  • Szilard, Leo: K-12 TLC Guide. Leo Szilard Nuclear Weapons Nuclear Energy World War II
  • Teller, Edward: K-12 TLC. Edward Teller Physics Nuclear Weapons World War II
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Notorious People of the 1940s
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Sports Figures Section
  • K-12 TLC Guide to American Sports Figures.

  • DiMaggio, Joe: K-12 TLC Guide. Joe DiMaggio Baseball Baseball Hall of Fame
  • Kramer, Jack: K-12 TLC Guide. Jack Kramer Tennis
  • Louis, Joe: K-12 TLC Guide. Joe Louis Boxing
  • Nelson, Byron: K-12 TLC Guide. Byron Nelson Golf World Golf Hall of Fame Who Am I?
  • Robinson, Jackie: K-12 TLC Guide. Jackie Robinson Baseball Baseball Hall of Fame Famous African Americans Civil Rights Movement Who Am I?
  • Williams, Ted: K-12 TLC Guide. Ted Williams Baseball Baseball Hall of Fame
  • Zaharias, Mildred "Babe" Didriksen: K-12 TLC Guide. Babe Zaharias Track & Field Hall of Fame The 1932 Summer Olympic Games World Golf Hall of Fame Who Am I?
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This guide last edited 03/23/2011
This guide last revised 02/13/2010
This guide created 10/14/2006 on request from Pat Peterson, Holdrege High School, NE