NAME: Sherwood Anderson
BORN: Sept. 13, 1876
born...Camden, Ohio (Preble County)
raised...Clyde, Ohio (Sandusky County)
EDUCATION: attended Wittenberg Academy, Springfield, Ohio
DIED: March 8, 1941
Anderson was a veteran of the Spanish American War. His most notable novel is Winesburg, Ohio. The fictional town of Winesburg is based on his hometown of Clyde.