Davidson-Terry families correspondence
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Davidson-Terry families correspondence

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040. reference@atlantahistorycenter.com
Creator: Davidson, A. W.
Title: Davidson-Terry families correspondence
Dates: 1861-1865
Quantity: 1.0 Folder
Identification: ahc.MSS87f

Biographical/Historical Note

A. W. Davidson lived in Clay (DeKalb County), Alabama. He married Mary Terry, daughter of Peter Terry and sister of John T. Terry. E. G. Davidson was the brother of A.W. Davidson. John T. Terry served in Company G, 56th Georgia Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of photocopies of letters written by A. W. Davidson, James Gunter, E. G. Davidson, Peter Terry, Mary Davidson, and John Terry from various locations in Virginia, Alabama, and Georgia. Letters were written primarily during the Civil War. Some letters are illegible.

Index Terms

Davidson family
Terry family
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives

Existence and Location of Originals note

The location or repository of the originals has not been determined. The Kenan Research Center only owns copies.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Davidson-Terry family letters, MSS 87f, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1980


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.

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11Correspondence, 1861-1865