Title: Obituary Notice
Date: October 24, 1901
Source: St. Paul Weekly Dispatch
Description: Obituary of John S. Pillsbury, printed in the St. Paul Weekly Dispatch on October 24, 1901.
- What can an obituary tell us about a person's life that other sources might not tell us?
- Although Pillsbury did many things in his life, this obituary mentions one period of his life as the most interesting. Which period does the article mention?
- Would you be able to get this amount of information from any person's obituary notice?
- What might make an obituary an unreliable place to find information?