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Title Papers
Creator Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889
Description Letter written by Jefferson Davis at Beauvoir, Mississippi, to John D. Woods, Frankfort, Kentucky, refuting a report that he once offered to resign as President of the Confederate States of America provided Albert Sidney Johnston was appointed as his successor. Includes envelope.
Collection Manuscripts
Object Name Correspondence
Date 1886
Year Range From 1886
Year Range To 1886
Other Number SC 72
People Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889
Johnston, Albert Sidney, 1803-1862
Woods, John Dysart, 1830-1906
Search Terms Civil War, 1861-1865
Confederate States of America
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Catalog Number 2010.27.42
Dates of Creation 1886
Extent 1 folder. 1 item. Orignal, typescript, and photostatic copy.
Number of Images 0