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The Early Ages Of Amelia Earhart
By: Doronica G.
Arkansas, Age 11


7/24/1897

Amelia Mary Earhart was born on July 24,1897 in Atchison,Kansas.When Amelia was young she had to move in with her grandparents in Atchison where she attended school and spent most of her time because her father was battling alcoholism!!When Amelia was eleven years old she attended the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, Iowa.There Amelia got her first glimpse of an airplane.Amelia's father had reunited with them in Des Moines Iowa after he accepted a job.Amelia attended Hyde Park High School in Chicago for her Senior year.Amelia lived with her mother and sister because of her father's drinking problem.


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