ID: LaRC/Manuscripts Collection M-418
Extent: 1.0 Folders
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Scope and Contents: The collection consists of a cutting with Jefferson Davis' signature on it and two letters written by his wife, Varina Davis, on December 28, 1889. The first letter was written to Bishop John Nicholas Galleher of New Orleans, Louisiana, thanking him for his graveside address at the burial of Jefferson Davis. The second letter was addressed to a Mr. Redpath thanking him for his support in view of rumors about Mrs. Davis and her daughter.