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[Photograph of the Davis family]

[Photograph of the Davis family]

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Creator: Davis, Sarah Green
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Description:
The journal is difficult to read due to the faint pencil lead and the handwriting.
Caption verso: Mrs. Z. P. Davis.
Abstract:
Sarah Davis's diary records her 1850 trip across the plains with her husband. Entries describe the scenery and trail conditions. Several pages of notes by her husband at the front of the diary indicate he had traveled to California once before in 1849. The journal is accompanied by three photographs of Sarah Davis.
Physical Description:
1 photographic print
10.7 x 8.2 cm.
b&w
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Source Digital Format:
Medium Resolution (image/jpeg)
Object ID: 10001145
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