J. C. Davidson Letter to His Wife, February 27, 1862
Scope and Contents
Collection contains a letter from J. C. Davidson to his wife; he writes about his journey in Colorado Feb. 23-27, 1862 as well as personal and family matters.
- February 27, 1862
Language of Materials
Material is in English unless otherwise noted.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
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Biographical / Historical
J. C. Davison was a soldier on march through Colorado to Santa Fe, N.M. via Fort Garland. "Camp Colorado" was a camping site near Colorado City.
1 envelope (1 letter)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift; Unknown donor; no date.
Original letter fragile. Use typed transcript.
- Kansas Territory -- Description and travel Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Letters (correspondence) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Soldiers -- West (U.S.) -- 19th century -- Correspondence Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Transcripts Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Finding Aid for the J. C. Davidson Letter to His Wife, February. 27, 1862
- Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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