Florida Territory in 1844: The Diary of Master Edward Clifford Anderson, USN
by Edward Anderson edited by William Stanley Hoole foreword by William Stanley Hoole
University of Alabama Press, 1977 Cloth: 978-0-8173-5111-3 | Paper: 978-0-8173-5036-9 | eISBN: 978-0-8173-8256-8
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ABOUT THIS BOOK
Edward Anderson's diary covers his service in Florida Territory from March 16 to December 31, 1844 during the Navy mission in Florida to protect live oak and pine forests on government land from poachers.
"Author, educator, and librarian W. Stanley Hoole (1903-1990) dedicated his life to libraries and education. Trained as an educator, Hoole soon found himself in the role of librarian at the University of Alabama and oversaw widespread improvements in the its library system. In addition, he was a founding member of the Alabama Historical Association and editor of its journal, The Alabama Review, from 1948 to 1967." --Clark E. Center Jr, The Encyclopedia of Alabama