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Isaac Proctor papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-151

Scope and Contents

Papers consist primarily of correspondence directed to Isaac Proctor dealing with personal news. Mention is made of the Yellow Fever epidemic in Philadelphia (1st of 2nd mo. 1794) and Henry Drinker (8 mo. 21st 1794 and 5 mo. 2nd 1794). There are diaries which contain business and personal entries (1814-17), and a mortgage indenture (1830).

Dates

  • 1790-1830

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical note

Unknown.

Extent

5 folders

Language

English

Overview

This collection is comprised of the papers of Isaac Proctor. The majority of the collection is composed of the personal correspondence of Proctor from the end of the 18th century, but also includes a single, small diary, and a single folder of his financial records.

Acquisition

Unknown.

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed March, 2016.
Title
Isaac Proctor papers, 1790-1830
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
March, 2016
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

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