I have been working on Liver Eating Johnston and his era. I am putting his life together in what is becoming a giant tome. I may have to split the ancestry, his life and the hoopla and art that came of his tall tales...
I just found another unpublished diary of a fellow who hired Johnston. How wonderful to hear of another's view of your research subject.
The best bit ever was a couple of days ago.....in Johnston's ancestry there was a certain Lydia Thorpe who marred a fellow…Continue
Posted on September 9, 2012 at 11:38am