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Papers of Ann Maria Davison, 1814-1866 (inclusive), 1847-1860 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 234
Overview:

Diaries, notes, notebook, etc., of Ann Maria Davison, a widow living on a plantation in Louisiana who wrote on the evils of slavery.

Papers of the Holt-Messer family. 1809-1962

Collection Identifier: A-148
Overview:

Papers of Joseph Burt Holt and Julia Evelyn Rollins Holt, who homesteaded in Minnesota and were instrumental in founding the town of Champlin; aided freedmen in Jackson, Mississippi; they taught school in Atlanta, Georgia; and worked on Indian reservations in Lac Court d'Oreilles, Wisconsin, and Los Pinos, Colorado.