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Local author and historian releases book on Civil War hero William Cushing

February 18, 2013

Dr. Julian McQuiston, professor emeritus and former chairman of the SUNY Fredonia Depart-ment of History, has recently released a book with area interest entitled "William Barker Cushing in the Far East: A Civil War Naval Hero Abroad 1865-1869." At the request of the Chautauqua County Historical Society, McQuiston sorted and indexed a collection of letters and papers on William Cushing, allowing a rare glimpse into the life of the local Civil War hero.



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