Richard Davidson fonds

Series 1: John Craig Davidson

Series Number


Name of Creator

Davidson, Richard

Dates of Material

1939-1941, predominantly 1941


John Craig Davidson


12 cm of textual records

Scope and Content

Consists of the incoming, personal correspondence written to John Craig Davidson, who went by his middle name, Craig. The majority of the letters are from Helen Hudson, his fiancee at the time, who was working as a nurse. Also includes lecture notes regarding the military from 1939 and a blank 1941 Athletic Club dance program with attached pencil.


Imediate Source of Acquisition

These letters were transferred to the Archives from the Emmanuel College Registrar's office.


Letters are arranged by date. Undated letters and loose notes have been grouped together at the end.

Box/File List

Identifier Title Date
1992.036V 2-1 Correspondence - Dec 1940 to March 1941
December 1940 to March 1941
1992.036V 2-2 Correspondence - April 1941 to June 1941
April 1941 to June 1941
1992.036V 2-3 Correspondence - July 1941 to August 1941
July and August 1941
1992.036V 2-4 Correspondence and Notes - Date undetermined
ca 1941
1992.036V 2-5 Notes from Military Lectures and Athletic Club Dance Program