Davenport-Kingsbury family collection 1853-1885 (bulk 1853-1858, 1861-1880)
Davenport-Kingsbury family collection
Kingsbury, Charlotte M. Field, 1835-
This collection consists of correspondence between members of the Davenport and Kingsbury families of Bradford and Dorchester, Massachusetts, and Rutland and Brandon, Vermont. Elijah ("E.") Davenport wrote to his family about frontier life in Wisconsin and Iowa in the 1850s, and his family members wrote about social and religious life in Vermont during the late 1860s and 1870s.
The material is in English
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