John S. Davenport [RG0873.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID

RG0873.AM:  John S. Davenport, 1826-1902

Letter: 1897
Hubbell, Thayer County, Nebraska:
Size: One item

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The collection consists of a letter written by John S. Davenport of Hubbell, Nebraska, November 22, 1897, to Jay Amos Barrett. The letter provides Davenport family history/genealogy and describes the family's involvement in the early Mormon church and its move west, including the winter of 1846 in Florence, Nebraska. Also included is a typed transcription of the letter.

INVENTORY

Letter, November 22, 1897

 

Subject headings:

Barrett, Jay Amos, 1865-1936
Davenport family
Davenport, John S., 1826-1902
Davenport, Madorah (Pack), 1831-1902
Florence (Nebraska) -- History
Hubbell (Nebraska) -- History
Mormons
Mormon trail
Reminiscences

 

Revised TMM      02-18-2016

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