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Memoir Research: Timeline Uncertainty Clarified by a Childhood Drawing

I posted a story in April about my father witnessing Igor Sikorsky’s first helicopter flight.  https://kelleytjansson.com/2013/04/18/non-fiction-writing-getting-the-details-right/   My father was only a kid when he witnessed the historic flight.  The problem was that he did not remember the date correctly.  Fortunately, history recorded the event and I was able to confirm the date via normal research. … Continue reading