McKINNEY, KATE SLAUGHTER, 1859-1939

Biography:

Writer. Born– February 6, 1859, London, Ky. Parents– James Love Slaughter. Married– James M. McKinney, May 7, 1878. Education– Daughter’s College. Lived in Montgomery; elected Poet Laureate, State of Alabama, 1931.

Source:

Who’s Who of North American Authors and from American Literary Yearbook.

Publication(s):

Katydid’s Poems. Louisville, Ky.; Courier-Journal Printing Co., 1887.

Palace of Silver (poems). New York; H. Vinal, Ltd., 1927.

The Silent Witness; a Tale of a Kentucky Tragedy. New York; Neale, 1906.

The Weed by the Wall. Boston; R. G. Badger, 1911.