Henry Thomas Davenport collection
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Henry Thomas Davenport collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040. reference@atlantahistorycenter.com
Creator: Davenport, Henry Thomas
Title: Henry Thomas Davenport collection
Dates: 1861-1864, undated
Quantity: 1.0 Folder
Identification: ahc.MSS273f

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains photocopies of transcriptions of letters written by Confederate soldier Henry Thomas Davenport to his family. Also included is a paper entitled "A Dime That Bought Freedom" by Sarah Pfeiffer about Davenport, her great uncle.

Index Terms

United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives, Confederate

Existence and Location of Originals note

The repository holding the original documents in this collection has not been determined. The Kenan Research Center owns the copies only.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Henry Thomas Davenport collection, MSS 273f, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1978


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.

Container List



1Papers, 1861-1864, undated