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George Davenport: More resources

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

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from our Archive & Manuscripts Collections

2005-06 George Davenport will – copies and transcription. Photocopies of Davenport’s will and transcription done in 1982. 1 folder. Rg 42 Sec 1

1994-07 Col. Davenport Historical Foundation research. Copies of materials gather by the Foundation about Col. Davenport and the Davenport home on Arsenal Island. 2 boxes. Rg 37 Sec 3

1998-12 Arsenal Bridge and RI Arsenal photographs. 61 photographs – Col. Davenport home in good shape and disrepair. 1 box. Rg 38 Sec 9