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Ira Davenport [left to right] Ira Davenport and Harry Houdini, c. 1910. Courtesy of the Library of Congress (LC-USZ62-66398).


Davenport, Ira Erastus (17 September 1839–08 July 1911), and William Henry Harrison Davenport (01 February 1841–01 July 1877), mediums and stage magicians, were born in Buffalo, New York, the sons of Ira Davenport, a police officer, and Virtue Honeysett. Following publicity about ...


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