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Newspaper clippings, 1865 - 1880

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 7

Scope and Contents

Includes a complete single edition of "The Commonweath" newspaper of Covington, Ky., July 6, 1876. Clippings of Davidson's writings and interests - Davidson's account of the burial in Hollywood Cemetery (Richmond, Va.) of an artillery soldier, Richard W. Outland, formerly of his son Greenlee's "Letcher Battery" of the Army of Northern Virginia during the American Civil War; humorous description of the hand writing of a number of Lexington's prominent citizens of the 1860s-70s including James D. Davidson.; et al.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 1865 - 1880

Extent

From the Collection: .5 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Creator

Repository Details

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

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