Clara Ingram Judson's History and Biography


In 1960, Mrs. Judson was the second recipient  of the Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal for a "substantial and lasting contribution to literature for children". She is an excellent author.

Early Readers, from Follett's Beginning-to Read Series
Abraham Lincoln
Christopher Columbus
George Washington

Chapter Book Biographies for Older Children
Abraham Lincoln, Friend of the People (Newberry Honor)
Andrew Carnegie
Andrew Jackson, Frontier Statesman
Benjamin Franklin
Boat Builder, The Story of Robert Fulton
City Neighbor, The Story of Jane Addams
George Washington, Leader of the People

James Jerome Hill (Real People series)*
John Jacob Astor (Real People series)*

Mr. Justice Holmes (Newberry Honor)
The Picture Story and Biography of Admiral Christopher Columbus (Library of American Heroes)
Pioneer Girl, The Early Life of Frances Willard
(illustrated by Genevieve Foster)
Railway Engineer, The Story of George Stephenson
Reaper Man, The Story of Cyrus Hall McCormick
Simon Bolivar 
(Real People series)*
Soldier Doctor, The Story of William Gorgas
Sun Yat-sen 
(Real People series)*
Theodore Roosevelt, Fighting Patriot (Newberry Honor)
Thomas Jefferson, Champion of the People
Yankee Clippers, The Story of Donald McKay/Donald McKay, Designer of Clipper Ships
(same book, two titles)

They Came From Series, historical fiction
Bruce Carries the Flag, They Came from Scotland
Green Ginger Jar, A Chinatown Mystery, They Came from China
Lost Violin, The, They Came from Bohemia
Michael's Victory, They Came from Ireland
Petar's Treasure, They Came from Dalmatia
Pierre's Lucky Pouch, They Came from France
(illus. by Lois Lenski)
Sod-House Winter, They Came from Sweden

Other History
Mighty Soo, The, Five Hundred Years at Sault St. Marie
Saint Lawrence Seaway

*I haven't seen these particular books from the Real People series.