Remembering, William Austin Dickinson, Big Brother of Emily Dickinson

William Austin Dickinson - colorized photo

“When they were young, Emily was very close to her brother. Emily’s letters reveal her admiration. One year, she wrote how even the apples would do his bidding.” April 16, 1829 On this day, Emily Dickinson’s brother, William Austin Dickinson, was born.   Although he tried his hand at teaching, William became a lawyer, following in…

Read More