Calvin O. Davis papers 1910-1941


Calvin O. Davis papers 1910-1941

Professor of education at University of Michigan. Correspondence, diary of European trip (1931), manuscripts, lecture notes and articles.

2 linear feet



SNAC Resource ID: 6388996

Bentley Historical Library

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