Cushman K. Davis papers 1886-1900.

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Davis, Cushman Kellogg, 1838-1900. Cushman K. Davis papers 1886-1900.

Cushman K. Davis papers 1886-1900.

Cushman Kellogg Davis's letters provide insights into state-level Minnesota politics, as well as the national political scene, from the perspective of a U.S. senator in the late 1800s.

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