DUFFEE, MARY GORDON, 1844-1930

Biography:

Writer. Born– 1844, Tuscaloosa. Parents– Matthew and Martha (Gillespie) Duffee. Education– Attended schools in Tuscaloosa and New York City. Served as a Confederate spy. Honorary member of the National Geographic Society. Retired to Duffee’s Mountain near Blount Springs.

Source:

Files at Alabama Public Library Service.

Publication(s):

Sketches of Alabama. University, Ala.; University of Alabama, 1970 (based on a series of articles published in 1885 through 1887 in the Weekly Iron Age in Birmingham).