Madison's Oldest Negro Was Picturesque Character Served as Slave Before War-Son Famous Football Star

William Anderson, Madison's oldest negro citizen died Thursday at his home 315 N. Henry st. His history that can be equalled by few. He has lived both as a slave and a free citizen of the United States.

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The Capital Times (Madison, Wisconsin)27 Sep 1919, SatPage 1
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  • Madison's Oldest Negro Was Picturesque Character Served as Slave Before War-Son Famous Football Star — William Anderson, Madison's oldest negro citizen died Thursday at his home 315 N. Henry st. His history that can be equalled by few. He has lived both as a slave and a free citizen of the United States.

    hollie_g_364 – 25 Oct 2014

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