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Davis, James, 1783-1868
Title: James Davis Papers
Dates:  -1868
Extent:  2 boxes
Abstract:  The collection consists of photocopies of James Davis' personal journals for July 6, 1861 - April 1, 1863, and May 2, 1864 - July 9 1865. Written while Davis was confined to his house by injuries, these journals offer detailed, educated comments of local events, the Civil War, literature, national politics, and a variety of other subjects.