Skip to main content

Scrapbook and loose clippings, 1850 - 1870

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 3

Scope and Contents

A small scrapbook of tipped in and loose newspapers clippings. the inner leafe of the scrapbook is inscribed in Davidson's hand, "Scrapbook of Secession - James D. Davidson, 1861." Included are numerous articles from an array of local , regional, and national newspapers with subjects of slavery, the sectional division, tariffs, secession, and reconstruction.


  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1850 - 1870



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