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Hays, Wilma Pitchford

Overview
Works: 61 works in 122 publications in 1 language and 11,240 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Cookbooks  Sources  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: SB71, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Wilma Pitchford Hays
Pilgrim Thanksgiving by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

7 editions published in 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About the first Thanksgiving and a little girl who was afraid of the Indians. Grades 3-5
Foods the Indians gave us by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1976 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Many of the foods we eat today were given to us by the Indians. We accepted these foods with little thanks and virtually no acknowledgment. Foods the Indians Gave Us corrects this oversight" --Front flap
Christmas on the Mayflower by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

6 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holiday stories
The story of Valentine by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

3 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St. Valentine's Day is celebrated in honor of one of the first Romans to believe in a God of love
Freedom; reproductions of 26 significant documents, from the Declaration of independence through the United Nations Charter, with a brief historical background of each by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents covering 1776 to 1945 are presented with summaries on events leading up to their issuance
Fourth of July raid by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

5 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story is set during time of the American Revolution and may be considered 'a convincing ... picture of patriot-staunchness and courage and of a boy's quick-wittedness.'"
Easter fires by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

5 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beginning of the custom of lighting bonfires at Easter time among the Indians of the Southwest. Grades 3-5
Abe Lincoln's birthday by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One important day in the life of Abraham Lincoln is recounted--his twelfth birthday--and how he plans to study and prepare himself for the future
Little Yellow Fur by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl whose parents are homesteaders on the South Dakota prairie makes friends with the Indians despite her mother's fears
For Ma and Pa: on the Oregon trail, 1844 by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the adventures of thirteen-year-old John Sager who led his six brothers and sisters 700 miles to Oregon in the early nineteenth century
The little horse that raced a train by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

3 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A horse races a train for fun until it gets caught in a snowstorm
Highland Halloween by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The search for Robbie's cow on Halloween night have Robbie and his friend Archie terrified because they have to go search Hidden Hollow where there's supposed to be a witch and an haunted house
Trouble at Otter Creek by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine-year-old Sam Story accompanies his mother and four brothers and sisters to the wilds of Vermont in 1774 to settle on the farm Sam's father built before he was killed by a falling tree he was cutting down
Yellow Fur and Little Hawk by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

2 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl living near a Sioux reservation in South Dakota tries to find out why the Indians won't move into the new homes built by her father
George Washington's birthdays by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

4 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Today was very special to George Washington for two reasons. It was his eleventh birthday and he was going to ride Firebrand, his colt, for the first time. The events of this and future birthdays helped to shape the life of young George
The scarlet badge by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The "scarlet badge" was the red badge of loyalty to king and crown worn by loyalists during the American Revolution. It was 1776 and Rob Roberts learned that no Virginian could remain loyal to both crown and colony--a choice had to be made
Naughty little Pilgrim by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disappointed at not being able to participate in any of the Pilgrims' first adventures at Plymouth, troublesome, seven-year-old John Billington goes out to explore on his own, only to find himself hopelessly lost and taken in by Indians
The goose that was a watchdog by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A weeder-goose befriends a little boy, helps catch chicken thieves, and earns her keep on the farm
Siege! : the story of St. Augustine in 1702 by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Spanish colonists in St. Augustine withdraw to the fort as the English approach the town hoping to claim it and subsequently all Florida for England
Little Lone coyote by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Nebraska farm boy finds and raises a coyote pup, then heeds the advice of an old Indian that a coyote is born to be wild and free
 
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Alternative Names
Hays, W. 1907-2006

Hays, W. P. 1907-2006

Hays, Wilma 1907-2006

Hays, Wilma P. 1907-2006

Languages
English (59)