Clifford T. Davis letters
Clifford T. Davis, a lifetime resident of Lawrence, Kansas, served in Europe during World War II as a medic. During his service, he maintained a steady correspondence with his wife, Josephine M. (Votaw) Davis (1921-1988), whom he had married on July 4, 1941. The collection includes his letters to her and their baby, Nanci Jo, who was born while Clifford was abroad. Josephine Davis was from Hesper, Kansas and was an elementary school teacher.
- 1942 - 1946
- Davis, Clifford T. (Person)
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1.25 Linear Feet (3 document cases + 1 oversize folder)
Language of Materials
RH MS 661
RH MS R135
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchase, Charles Apfelbaum
- Guide to the Cliff Davis Collection
- Clifford T. Davis letters
- Finding aid prepared by rlf, 2006. Finding aid encoded by rlf, 2006. Finding aid revised by mwh, 2020.
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Clifford T. Davis letters, Kansas Collection, RH MS 661, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas
Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository
1450 Poplar Lane
Lawrence KS 66045-7616 United States