Barclay family letters, 1688-1794 [manuscript]

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Parke, Thomas, 1749-1835. Barclay family letters, 1688-1794 [manuscript]

Barclay family letters, 1688-1794 [manuscript]

Primarily letters of Robert Barclay, a Quaker of the 18th- and early 19th-century, who established a brewery in England (Barclay, Perkins & Co.), on topics ranging from financial affairs and land transactions to personal matters. Most of the letters were directed to Dr. Thomas Parke in Philadelphia on financial matters, though there are letters of other members of the Barclay family as well.

1 box (.5 linear feet).

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Barclay, Robert, 1751-1830

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Parke, Thomas, 1749-1835

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Thomas Parke was a Philadelphia Quaker physician; he was elected to the American Philosophical Society in 1774. From the guide to the Thomas Parke journal, 1771-1773, 1771-1773, (American Philosophical Society) Thomas Parke was a Philadelphia Quaker physician, and was elected to the American Philosophical Society in 1774. From the description of Journal, 1771-1773. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122464817 ...