Papers, 1769-1898.


Papers, 1769-1898.

Thomas Biddle incoming correspondence, 1806-1871, consists primarily of letters from his father-in-law, Jonathan Williams, on his finances and from Isaac Abrahams (Peru, Ill.), Henry Lardner (Niles, Mich.), Charles Loeser (Pottsville, Pa.), Volney L. Maxwell (Wilkesbarre, Pa.), and other agents for Biddle's land transactions. Small groups of other family papers include: George Washington Biddle letters and documents, 1804-1809, concerning Stephen Girard's suit against Biddle over a tea shipment from Canton; Anne and Alexander W. Biddle incoming family and social notes, 1893-1898.

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