Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
From left, school friends Barb (Wendell Affield’s mother), Ann and Eva stand outside St. Mark's Cathedral in Italy in 1939

Prime Time | Wendell Affield: Writer still learning about his mother

Email

My mother, Barbara Affield, was haunted all her life. A few months after she died in 2010, my sister and I discovered a time capsule of letters, diaries, pictures and documents dating back to the early 1800s locked in the chicken house on our old farm near Nebish. Mom had inherited the treasure from my grandmother.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call (218) 333-9200 and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement