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Scrapbooks of misc. clippings and published writings, 1870 - 1880

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 2

Scope and Contents

Three numbered scrapbooks of published writings and anecdotes of James D. Davidson as well as misc. additional clippings with Davidson's annotations and commentary. Volume one includes tipped in printed handbills of Davidson's poems. Subjects of the poems include one humorous piece on Roscoe Conkling's short lived presidential run in 1876 and a January 1, 1877 "New Years Address to the patrons of the 'Lexington Gazette'." Another article of not is a brief published article titled, "Stonewall Jackson and his Negro Sunday School."


  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1870 - 1880



From the Collection: 7 Volumes

Language of Materials


Repository Details

Part of the Washington and Lee University, University Library Special Collections and Archives Repository

204 W. Washington St.
Lexington VA 24450 USA