Children’s author best known for Hans Brinker and the Silver Skates. Born in Newark and lived there for many years.
Cummings, Charles, “From Cundict to Dodge Women with the Write Stuff” Star Ledger Mar 9, 1998
D-23 Dodge, Mary Mapes, Newark News Morgue, Newark Public Library
Wright, Catherine Morris. Lady of the silver skates : the life and correspondence of Mary Mapes Dodge, 1830-1905