Julia Peterkin (b. Julia Mood, 31 October 1880, Laurens County, South Carolina – d. Lang Syne Plantation, near Fort Motte, South Carolina, 10 August 1961) was an American fiction writer.
Her father was a physician, of whom she was the youngest of four children. Her mother died soon after her birth. In 1896, at age 16, Julia graduated from Converse College in Spartanburg, South Carolina,... more »
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