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Davis, Maybell P. (later Foster), S.C. Class of 1878, 1871-1894

 File — Box: 7

Scope and Contents

Pasted into printed volume of 1855

Appendix to the Congressional Globe by Maybell Davis, Class of 1878. Married Theodore Waters Foster in 1894.

A scrapbook that includes:

- Election to Somerville Literary Society

- newspaper clippings: Swarthmore College news

- Programs: Sunday School anniversary, Swarthmore College Class Day, Commencements, piano concerts, Harvard Musical Association

- Correspondence: Notes and letter from Edward M. Magill, 6mo 6 1889, referring to a trip she planned and his year-long European trip. Proposes that she accompany Eudora.

- other: dried flowers



  • Creation: 1871-1894

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