Museum logo

Archive Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Call Number/Catalog Number MS 0062
Title Richard Graham Davenport papers
Additional identifier 9554
Collection Richard Graham Davenport papers
Object Name Manuscripts
Creator Graham family.
Description Includes lists (1834 and 1835) of guests invited to English legation balls and description of a hunt that was held sometime between 1825 and 1838. Persons represented include Mrs. George Graham and her grandson, Richard Graham Davenport.
Subjects Graham family.
Great Britain. Embassy (U.S.)
Balls (Parties) -- Washington (D.C.)
Hunting -- Washington (D.C.)
Washington (D.C.) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Family papers -- Washington (D.C.)
Date ca. 1825-1838
Admin/Biographical History Residents of Washington, D.C.
Archival History Gift of Richard Graham Davenport, 1899.002.
People Graham, George, Mrs., 1798-1869.
Davenport, Richard Graham, 1849-1926.
Dates of Creation ca. 1825-1838
Extent 1 folder.
Level of description Fonds
Notes Manuscript inscription on packet of papers: "Washington, D.C. Dec. 26, 1899; Presented to the Columbia Historical Society by Richard Graham Davenport, Lieut. Commander, U.S. Navy"
Finding Aids