Davie, Preston, b. 1881.

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Preston Davie of Louisville, Ky., and New York, N.Y., was a lawyer and collector of historical manuscripts and books chiefly relating to the history of the American South during the colonial, Revolutionary, and early national periods.

From the description of Preston Davie collection, 1560-1903. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 26380451

Preston Davie (born 1881) of Louisville, Ky., and New York, N.Y., was a lawyer and collector of historical manuscripts and books chiefly relating to the history of the American South during the colonial, Revolutionary, and early national periods. He was a collateral descendent of William Richardson Davie (1756-1820), one of the founders of the University of North Carolina.

From the guide to the Preston Davie Collection, 1560-1903, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.)

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associatedWith Broughton, Theodore. person
associatedWith Bull, William, 1710-1791. person
associatedWith Burke, Thomas, ca. 1747-1783. person
associatedWith Caswell, Richard, 1729-1789. person
associatedWith Chesnut family. family
associatedWith Coligny, Gaspard de, seigneur de Châtillon, 1519-1572. person
associatedWith Gadsden, Christopher, 1724-1805. person
associatedWith Gates, Horatio, 1728-1806. person
associatedWith Gillon, Alexander, 1741-1794. person
associatedWith Glen, James, 1701-1777. person
associatedWith Greene, Nathanael, 1742-1786. person
associatedWith Hampton, Wade, 1752-1835. person
associatedWith Harnett, Cornelius, 1723-1781. person
associatedWith Henry, Patrick, 1736-1799. person
associatedWith Howe, William, 1732-1786. person
associatedWith Jones, Allen, 1739-1807. person
associatedWith Kershaw family. family
associatedWith Laurens, Henry, 1724-1792. person
associatedWith Laurens, John, 1754-1782. person
associatedWith Lillington, John A. person
associatedWith Marion, Francis, 1732-1795. person
associatedWith Martin, Alexander, 1740-1807. person
associatedWith Nash, Abner, ca. 1740-1786. person
associatedWith Pinckney, Thomas, 1750-1828. person
associatedWith Pringle, John Julius, 1753-1843. person
associatedWith Rutherford, Griffith. person
associatedWith Rutledge, John, 1739-1800. person
associatedWith Sumner, Jethro, 1733?-1785. person
associatedWith Trott, Nicholas, 1663-1740. person
associatedWith Tryon, William, 1729-1788. person
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America
France
United States
Southern States
Subject
Slavery
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Birth 1881

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