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Georgia -- Savannah

Subject Source: Fast

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Davis Family Diaries

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0293
Scope and Contents

This a a collection of diaries of William Couch Davis, Jr., and his wife, Mary Anderson Davis, including accounts of William's jobs in France (1917-19), Cuba, Savannah, and Norfolk. They include many details about the Davis family of West Point, Virginia. One of Mary's diaries covers their first married year (1924-25) in Cuba and others cover their trips (1935-1959) out west in Canada and to Central America and Europe.

Dates: Inclusive 1917-1959; Majority of material found within Bulk 1917-1933

Georgia Collection

Identifier: WLU-Coll-0085
Scope and Contents This collection consists of papers from the state of Georgia. it includes 84 miscellaneous items, such as legal documents concerning sales of slaves (1806-1855); Georgia naturalization paper (1809); law brief of a suit against the Habersham Iron Works and Manufacturing Co. (1843); requisitions and receipts for Civil War provisions (1864-1865); oath of allegiance (Sept. 1, 1865); broadside (July 31, 1863) There are four items from French settlers in Augusta, Savannah, and St. Mary's,...
Dates: Inclusive 1806-1872

Mary Davis's Diaries, 1925 - 1929

 File — Box 2: [Barcode: 0000004857]
Scope and Contents

Mary started writing her first diary in 1925 on her honeymoon in Cuba after she got married to William.

Dates: 1925 - 1929

William Davis's Diaries, 1927 - 1928

 File — Box 1: [Barcode: 0000004907]
Scope and Contents

The 1927 diary was written in Florida and Savannah. The 1928 was written in Savannah.

Dates: 1927 - 1928