Davis, Varina H. autograph note signed
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Varina H. Davis (1826-1906), Wife of President Davis (MS). 

Autograph Note Signed (with initials "V.J.D."), on her personal mourning calling card, imprinted with her name and address (circa 1889). Mrs. Davis writes to a young girl telling her how proud she is of her accomplishment in writing a book on the revolutionary heroes.

"...I should be most happy to see you if I could do so but I am going to Mississippi for six weeks tomorrow, as I have been extremely ill and find the climate too changable here (New York). I am more proud of your hearts courageous that I can express..."

Very fine with original pin still present in the mourning border.

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Davis, Varina H. autograph note signed

Price: $375.00
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