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Collection: A. J. Davis Family Collection (Ms2012-067)
Robert M. Davis writing III
Document containing a short summary of Jonas Abraham Davis' life and an image of a rock that seems to be a headstone for J. A. Davis.
Robert M. Davis writing III
Document containing a short summary of Jonas Abraham Davis' life.
Woods Hole Diary
Photographs of A. J. Davis' journal containing his obervations about Woods Hole, MA.
Writings by A. J. Davis explaining what he believes is the meaning of the phrase "Lead us not into temptation." The document is typed and in multiple…
Comparison of Romulus and David 1
This is a scan of the first page of Davis' writings on the similarities between Romulus and the biblical David.
Fear, A Study 1
These are writings on A. J. Davis' thoughts about fear and religion. (part 1)
A.J. Davis Vacation of the Soul
First page/title page of writings by A. J. Davis.
A. J. Davis Diary
Handwritten diary of A. J. Davis (pdf)
A. J. Davis Journal
Transcribed and scanned version of the journal of A. J. Davis. Commentary from later family members is added.
Letter from A. J. Davis to Chief of Weather Bureau
Letter written by A. J. Davis (while he was an observer in Hatteras, NC) acknowledging the receipt of a circular relating to changes of the titles of…
Anemometer Report from Hatteras, NC
Report written by A. J. Davis for the Chief of the Weather Bureau about an anemometer circuit.
Wreck Report from Hatteras, NC
Report written by A. J. Davis for the Chief of Weather Bureau about a stranded schooner that he believed would become a wreck.
Stranded Vessel Report from Hatteras, NC
Report for the Chief of the Weather Bureau describing an incident with a stranded vessel bound from New York.
Custers Last Fight
Short description and story about Custer's horse by A. J. Davis.
A. J. Davis Graduation Speech
Page 1 of A. J. Davis' graduation speech at the University of Kentucky, Commercial College
Davis Ancestors Email
Email from Bob Davis to Dianne regarding the Davis ancestors. The message includes information going back to Elizabeth Ann Natt, b. 1815.
Leticia Davis Information
Document containing a list of facts about Leticia Davis (Matthews) compiled by Bob Davis.
Will of Jacob Davis
Typed will and testament of Jacob Davis of London.
Judaism Excelled (digital copy)
Digital copy of the entire autobiographical book written by Jonas Abraham Davis.
Letter from J. W. Davis to A. J. Davis (transcription)
Transcription of a letter written by J. W. Davis, adressed to his brother, A. J. Davis. It talks about their mother, Elizabeth Ann Natt's sickness;…
Postcard from Joseph to Albert
Handwritten postcard written by Joseph to his brother Albert [A. J. Davis]. Updating Albert on the condition of their mother.
Sketch of A. J. Davis
Sketch of A. J. Davis done by Kirby Davis, undated.
Sketch of A. J. Davis (bust)
Sketch of A. J. Davis done by Kirby Davis from the chest up. Background includes a building and a horse.
Hatteras, North Carolina
Reflections written by Robert Davis about the events of a family trip in 1901. The reflections were transcribed and put in their current form by…
A. J. Davis Service Record
Letter from the National Archives and Records Service detailing A. J. Davis' service.
Hisorical Sketches of Hamilton Co., OH
Historical sketch and biography of Jonas Wolff Davis.
Hatteras Weather Station Book
History of the Cape Hatteras Weather Station (pdf)
Stover Book Cover
Cover of the U.S. Weather Bureau Station Hatteras, North Carolina; Special Historic Resource Study.
Elizabeth Davis Death Record
Certificate and record of death for Elizabeth Ann Davis from the state of Michigan. Cause of death: old age heart failure.
A. J. Davis Scrapbook
Collection of pictures presumably put together by A. J. Davis, including but not limited to photographs of Native Americans, landscapes, and…
Hatteras Bookstore Information
Information on where to get a copy of Doug Stover's book US Weather Bureau Hatteras, NC. Not really useful, to be quite honest.
Col. Otis (22nd Infantry)
It is unclear whether this is an excerpt from a published book about histiory, or a transcribed version of a diary from A. J. Davis. The document…
A. J. Davis brother
Document theorizing that A. J. Davis's brother, Joseph Wolff Davis, had more than one child. The author does not have concrete proof at the time of…
Document containing a list of pamphlets written or copies by A. J. Davis based on his religion. Does not contain the pamphlets themselves.
"Pincher, a Soldiers Horse" by A. J. Davis (transcribed)
Transcribed version of an autobiographical story that A. J. Davis wrote for a newspaper about Pincher, his horse. The story was published in the…
Record of births, marriages, and deaths
Presumed to be a transcribed page from a book belonging to Albert John Davis. Contains a list of birth, marriages, and deaths in the family. Ranges…
Davis Family Tree from England (with comments)
Copy of the hand-drawn family tree accompanied by commentary on relationships between family members and background information.
Elizabeth Davis Burial Info
A. J. Davis' mother, Elizabeth Davis, is buried in Michigan, possibly in the yard of an old Baptist home.
Janet Macnider Davis Obituary
Newspaper clipping containing the obituary for Janet Davis, A. J. Davis' wife. Accompanied by a picture of an unidentified house and a photo of two…
Jacob Davis marriage record
Record of Jacob Davis' marriage on April 17th, 1822.
Jacob Davis Will Extract
Document containing an extract from Jacob Davis' will from 1851. Transcribed by unknown.
Lists of occupations and addresses of various Davis family members in London. Seems to be taken from a Jewish directory of some kind.
J. W. Davis and Leticia geneology info
Document containing notes on Joseph Wolff Davis, his daughter Leticia, and their family members.
Travels of R.M. Davis, Sr.
Document containing a list of places Robert Macnider Davis, Sr. lived and for how long he lived there.
This is part 1 of [A. J. Davis'] writings on Satan and the justness of the world.
AJD Extra 1
This is a scanned page that contains a passage explaining the difference between Protestant and Catholic Bibles.
Image of a drawing or illustration. It includes the words "credo" and "in the communion of saints."
The Sayings of Ariban
Typed 4-page document containing musings on grief, wisdom, faith, and fear.
Hatteras Weather Bureau history
Document with information about the history of the Weather Bureau in Hatteras, NC.
Hatteras Weather Bureau Buildings (photograph)
Page from a book containing pictures of the Hatteras Weather Bureau and information on how the structure was built.