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Stotter Brown History and Photos

In honor of Strotter Brown a former slave who settled in Salem, Ohio after the Civil War. He made baskets as a livelihood and some of his work is on display at the Salem Historical Society. He personified the American dream: strength of character, a strong work ethic and pride in self, community, and country.

Born 1813       Died 1913


Buried in Hope Cemetery Salem, Ohio
Marker Dedication November 2007

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