TITLE

From Another Age

AUTHOR(S)
Neill, Michael; Haederle, Michael
PUB. DATE
October 1998
SOURCE
People;10/12/98, Vol. 50 Issue 13, p147
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles Daisy Anderson, widow of a soldier born into slavery. Her marriage to Robert Anderson; Daisy's death on September 19, 1998; Details of Robert Anderson's memoir `From Slavery to Affluence'; Daisy's life after the death of her husband; How she became famous for being one of the dwindling number of Civil War widows.
ACCESSION #
1124778

 

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