Fanny Davenport’s Debut.
Fanny Davenport’s New York debut was at Barton’s Chambers street theater, February 23, 1857, when she sang a verse of “The Star-Spangled Banner” in a ballet of little girls. The theater was under the management of E.L Davenport and Harry Watkins.
Barbour County Index 8/15/1906. Print.