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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

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Index Terms

Administrative Information

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University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Justin Van Gordon Anderson Reminiscence, 1965



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Anderson, Justin Van Gordon
Title: Justin Van Gordon Anderson Reminiscence
Dates: 1965
Abstract: Anderson was an educator and writer. Manuscript of Anderson's "She Heard the Angels Sing."
Accession No.: OCLC NUMBER: 26815351
Extent: 1 item
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

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.

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Scope and Contents

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).

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.

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Index Terms

Subjects
Reminiscences.
Anderson, Justin Van Gordon, 1884- --Biography.
Anderson, Fannie, 1885-1910.
Frontier and pioneer life--Texas.
Texas--Biography.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Justin Van Gordon Anderson Reminiscence, 1965, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2L141 Manuscript, 1965

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