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John Davison, a schooner captain from Augusta, wrote to his wife, Eliza Ann Davison, and commented that since the British abolition of slavery, business diminished in all the English West Indies.
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- Title: John Davison letter from Demarara, Guyana, 1848
- Creator: John Davison
- Creation Date: 1848-02-29
- Subject Date: 1848-02-29
- Augusta, Kennebec County, ME
- Demarara, Guyana
- Media: Ink on paper
- Local Code: Coll. 88, Box 1/1
- Collection: Eliza Ann (Gannett) Davison papers
- Object Type: Text
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