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Ransberg-Davenport Papers, 1818-1826

Title
Ransberg-Davenport Papers, 1818-1826
ID
Mss. 39.2 R17
Extent
68.0 Items
Scope and Contents
Court orders, 1820-1821, for the arrest of Henry Ransberg and the seizure of his property for non-payment of debt. Collection includes accounts, 1818-1826, of Benjamin Davenport, Charles Town and Harpers Ferry, W. Va.
Creators
Ransberg, Henry (fl. 1820-1825)
Davenport, Benjamin (fl. 1813-1829)
Subjects
Bankruptcy--Virginia
Charles Town (W.Va.)--History--19th century
Debt, Imprisonment for--Virginia
Frederick County (Md.)--History--19th century
Harpers Ferry (W. Va.)--History--19th century
Legal documents
Languages
English

Administrative Information

Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Preferred Citation
Ransberg-Davenport Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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