Mrs. John J.D. Preston, Collector, Papers of the Preston, Davis, Rand, and Arnold Families, 1817-1924 A&M.2081

Mrs. John J.D. Preston, Collector, Papers of the Preston, Davis, Rand, and Arnold Families, 1817-1924 A&M.2081


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Repository
West Virginia and Regional History Center
Identification
A&M.2081
Title
Mrs. John J.D. Preston, Collector, Papers of the Preston, Davis, Rand, and Arnold Families1817-1924
URL:
https://archives.lib.wvu.edu/ark:/22916/4086
Quantity
0.8 Linear Feet, Summary: 10 1/4 in. (2 document cases, 5 in. each); (1 oversize folder, 1/4 in.)
Creator
Preston, Mrs. John J. D. , Collector
Location
West Virginia and Regional History Center / West Virginia University / 1549 University Avenue / P.O. Box 6069 / Morgantown, WV 26506-6069 / Phone: 304-293-3536 / Fax: 304-293-3981 / URL: https://wvrhc.lib.wvu.edu/
Language
<language langcode="eng" encodinganalog="041">English</language>
Abstract
Papers of the Preston, Davis, Rand, and Arnold families, ca. 1817-1924. Includes letters of John W. Davis, sermons of David R. Preston, pamphlets dealing with the important political and religious issues of the period, and copies of speeches delivered by John W. Davis, Waitman T. Willey, and other congressmen on national political issues. There are also newspapers and newspaper clippings related to the political career of John W. Davis and some Davis family photographs.

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Preferred Citation

A&M 2081, Mrs. John J.D. Preston, Collector, Papers of the Preston, Davis, Rand, and Arnold Families, West Virginia and Regional History Center, West Virginia University Libraries.


Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Account books
  • Clarksburg (W. Va.)
  • Harrison County (W. Va.)

Significant Places Associated With the Collection

  • Clarksburg (W. Va.)
  • Harrison County (W. Va.)