W. H. Davenport wins medal


Title
W. H. Davenport wins medal
Description
Eppes High School Principal W. H. Davenport sits at a desk wearing his Silver Beaver award given to him by the Scout Division of East Carolina council for his 25 years of service with the boy scouts. Date from negative sleeve.
Date
February 26, 1955
Original Format
negatives
Extent
12cm x 10cm
Local Identifier
0741-b6-fc-v6.c.59
Contributor(s)
Subject(s)
Spatial
Location of Original
East Carolina Manuscript Collection
Rights
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Marty Tschetter Nov 12 2009

March 2, 1955, Pg. 12CAPTIONDavenport is Presented Highest Scouting HonorScouting's highest honor, the Silver Beaver Award, which can be bestowed on an adult leader was extended to W.H. Davenport. Davenport is the principal of Eppes High School, was awarded the honor in recognition for his 25 years of service to Scouting locally. He was also instrumental in developing a new camp for Negro Scouts on Kerr Lake.

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