Letter, William Ambers to Ms. Davidson, 1883-07-20
Scope and Contents
William Ambers writes a 3.5 page response to Ms. Davidson's (likely Mary Davidson of Lexington, Va.) request for information on the early life of Edgar Allan Poe. Ambers shares reminiscences gathered from James A. Clarke, of Manchester Va., who was a childhood friend of Poe. The contests of the letter were published November 19, 1885 in an article in the State, a Richmond, Virginia newspaper.
- Creation: 1883-07-20
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This collection is available for research use.
From the Collection: 1 Linear Feet
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