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Thomas Family papers

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1903.1/1299

Abstract

Title:
Thomas Family papers
Author/Creator:
Thomas Family
Collection number:
90-389
Size:
17 items
Bulk dates:
1804-1810
Inclusive dates:
1793-1816
Collection Area:
State of Maryland and Historical Collections
Repository:
Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries, Hornbake Library, College Park, MD 20742. Tel: 301-405-9212, Fax: 301-314-2709, Email: askhornbake@umd.edu
Abstract:

The Thomas Family Papers include eleven letters and six documents from three generations of the Philip Thomas family of Cecil County, Maryland. All but one of the letters were received by Philip Thomas, Jr.; the additional documents consist of a bond, a bill of sale, a land indenture, two wills, and a military certificate. Major topics include family concerns, the Napoleonic wars, social life in the early nineteenth century, the Society of Friends, and business concerns in Maryland and Holland.

Important Information for Users of the Collection

Restrictions:

This collection is open for research.

Preferred citation:

Thomas Family papers, Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries.

Publication rights:

Photocopies of original materials may be provided for a fee and at the discretion of the curator. Please see our Duplication of Materials policy for more information. Queries regarding publication rights and copyright status of materials within this collection should be directed to the appropriate curator.

Status:

This collection is PROCESSED.A full finding aid is available.