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Jefferson Davis letters, 1853-1886.

Author: Jefferson Davis; R W Downer
Publisher: 1853-1886.
Edition/Format:   Archival material : Picture : English
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
This collection consists of letters written to R.W. Downer by Jefferson Davis in 1866. The contents of these letters concern Davis's attendance at the dedication of the Bethel Church, which was built on the site of his birthplace in Fairview, Kentucky. The rest of the collection consists of a letter and photograph. The letter is by Davis when he was serving as Acting Secretary of the Navy. The document releases the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Correspondence
Named Person: Jefferson Davis
Material Type: Picture
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Jefferson Davis; R W Downer
OCLC Number: 37458626
Notes: Cross reference to 97SC196.
Description: 1 folder.

Abstract:

This collection consists of letters written to R.W. Downer by Jefferson Davis in 1866. The contents of these letters concern Davis's attendance at the dedication of the Bethel Church, which was built on the site of his birthplace in Fairview, Kentucky. The rest of the collection consists of a letter and photograph. The letter is by Davis when he was serving as Acting Secretary of the Navy. The document releases the steamer, Corwin, from a costal survey. The picture is of Jefferson Davis, but the date is uncertain.

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