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Title: Papers, 1893-1918 Description: 1 linear ft.

Notes: Inventor, lawyer, civic worker. Includes sketches and patent references related to his inventions, biographical data, correspondence, organizational materials, and photographs. Material relating to Davidson's law career and organizational affiliations (including NAACP).Gift of Edmonia W. Davidson, 1972.

Subjects: Bethel Literary and Historical Association, Washington, DC Howard University; Students; Davidson, Shelby Jeames Inventions and inventors; 19th and 20th centuries Inventors; Davidson, Shelby Jeames Law practice; 19th and 20th centuries; Washington, DC. National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Washington, DC; History; Societies Washington, DC; Legal affairs; Lawyers' and judges' papers

Location: Howard University, Moorland-Spingarn Research Center (Washington, DC) NIDS Fiche #: 4.72.27 NUCMC Number: MS 83-1228