Emilie Davis diaries

Emilie Davis was a young African-American woman who lived in Philadelphia during the Civil War. Three diaries, 1863-1865, contain memories of her day-to-day life with mention of some wartime events, including the fall of Vicksburg and draft riots in New York City during 1863. In 1865, she attended... Full description

Record Source: Archival Materials
Collection Information: Emilie Davis Diaries (#3030)
Online Access: Link to finding aid
Main Author: Davis, Emilie
Format: Manuscript
Language: English
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