A Guide to the Justin Van Gordon Anderson Reminiscence, 1965
Justin Van Gordon Anderson was the son of Hugh Allen Anderson and spent his early childhood in Selma. His father was a stonemason and built the public school there before Justin was born in February 1884. His father also built the stone wall around their family cemetery in Selma. Justin wrote a book about his experiences entitled Recollections and Reflections of a Texian, published by the Texian Press out of Waco, Texas, in 1966. In his book he relates stories about his father and family.
Manuscript of Anderson's "She Heard the Angels Sing." Available in published form as a chapter in Anderson, Justin Van Gordon, Recollections and reflections of a Texian (Waco, Tex.: Texian Press, 1966).
Justin Van Gordon Anderson Reminiscence, 1965, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
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