Negro Finds Man He Served in War

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Title

Negro Finds Man He Served in War

Subject

Article

Description

Rev. J. Preston Watson, sold on the auction block many times, ran away from his owner and was taken in by Captain Thomas Gannon of the Ninth Missouri Cavalry for the duration of the war.

Source

Charlevoix County Herald (East Jordan, MI)

Date

December 27, 1918

Coverage

Pueblo, CO
Lynchburg, VA
Bowling Green, MO

Contributor

Bonnie Loden

Publisher

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress

Files

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Citation

“Negro Finds Man He Served in War,” Article, Charlevoix County Herald (East Jordan, MI), December 27, 1918, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed January 17, 2018, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/2857.

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