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George Davenport: Ephemera

Links to our available resources on George Davenport, for whom this city is named.

Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center

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Ephemera for George Davenport

Ephemera – Biography – Davenport, George

Genealogical information researched and compiled by Darlene Paxton. Poster filed in map case 7 drawer 3. 

Last Will and Testament of George Davenport. Rock Island County, Illinois: 1845

Ephemera – Historic Houses, Sites, etc. – Colonel Davenport House

Davenport Historical Foundation. Colonel Davenport House. Oversize ephemera poster. Filed in map case 2, drawer 14, folder 4.

Col. Davenport Home Foundation. Membership app. [ca. 1980's]. Print. 

Colonel Davenport Historical Foundation. Davenport House History. 1978. Flier. 

Hild, Theodore. "Early Historic Preservation in Rock Island: The George Davenport House". Historic Illinois. Springfield, IL: Feb 1999. p. 8-11. Print.