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Richard Hockley letterbook

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-02-009
This collection is comprised of the single letterbook of Richard Hockley and contains business correspondence. The majority of letters in the volume are written by Richard Hockley on his travels for the business interests of Thomas Hyam, a London merchant. Letters are written from a variety of locations, including Barbados, Charleston, S.C., and Philadelphia, Pa.

Dates

  • 1737-1742, 1965-1967

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is open to research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17).

Extent

0.02 Linear Feet (1 volume, 1 folder)

Biographical note

Richard Hockley was a protege of John Penn. As the Supercargo and agent of London merchant Thomas Hyam, he traveled to Barbados, Charleston, and Philadelphia on business.

Acquisition

Unknown.

Related Materials

MS 1001 Hadd-Estaugh-Hopkins papers

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed August 2015.
Title
Richard Hockley letterbook, 1737-1742
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
August 2015
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

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