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Julia M. Davis, Author, Records

 Collection
Collection Number: A&M.2826
Overview Interviews with and reviews of the fiction of Julia Davis, a member of a prominent Harrison County family whose most distinguished member was her father, John W. Davis, the 1924 Democratic Presidential candidate. In the interviews she tells of the influence upon her career of Melville Davisson Post and of the historic activities of her family, particularly before and during the Civil War. Her maternal grandparents, who resided in Jefferson County, observed the trial and execution of John Brown....
Dates: 1980

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  • Subject: Jefferson County, (W. Va.) X
  • Names: Davis, Julia, 1900-1993 X