That D----d Brownlow

Title

That D----d Brownlow

Description

Written in Robert Leeper’s student days at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and later at Columbia University, The Brindle Mule is a book of stories and poems emphasizing a childhood spent in the mountain country of Western North Carolina. Leeper grew up near Alexander County where his father was a physician and highly involved in the local community. Inspired by the cultural heritage of the region, Leeper decided to write down the stories and poems he heard gathered around the fireside, at picnics, in church, and at friends and family’s homes. Published in 1983, this book is a testament to the local lore of the Western Mountain region of North Carolina.

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Subject

Brownlow, William Gannaway,--1805-1877
Whig (Jonesborough, Tenn.)
Journalists--Tennessee--Biography
Secession--Tennessee
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)--Tennessee
Tennessee--Biography
Tennessee--History--Civil War, 1861-1865

Alternative Title

Being a Saucy and Malicious Description of William Gannaway Brownlow

Creator

William Gannaway Brownlow, Steve Humphrey

Publisher

Original Publisher: Appalachian Consortium Press

Digital Publisher: Appalachian State University

Date Copyrighted

1978

License

CC BY-NC-ND: Share — copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format.

Language

English

Rights Holder

Appalachian State University

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Citation

William Gannaway Brownlow, Steve Humphrey, “That D----d Brownlow,” Appalachian State University Digital Collections, accessed June 24, 2018, http://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/43720.