Leslie Anderson, MSLS
Leslie Anderson, a native Virginian, is a reference Librarian at Alexandria Library, Local History/Special Collections Branch. Her article "Tabitha (Bugg) George Smith of Mecklenburg County, Virginia, won the 2013 NGS Family History Writing Contest. Ms. Anderson co-authored and edited Virginia Slave Births Index, 1853-1865. Ms. Anderson has been published in the Magazine of Virginia Genealogy and the VGS Newsletter.Her memberships include AAHGS, the National Genealogical Society, the Virginia Genealogical Society, and societies in Pennsylvania. Her media appearances include C-SPAN's American History TV and Blog Talk Radio. Ms. Anderson recently launched a blog, 1stuscoloredcavalry.wordpress.com.
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