This collection is stored at Firestone Library.
Requests will be delivered to Manuscripts Division, RBSC Reading Room
Collection Creator: De Coppet, Andre,
Dates: 1783 July 29-1789 May 15.
Extent: 1 folder
Collection is open for research use. Researchers may be required to use surrogates of
collection items stored in special vault facilities.
Series of documents pertaining to British Loyalists who lost money and property in
America as a result of the Revolutionary War. The British government created the
Office of American Claims to address the issue and attempt to recoup the losses. A
number of the documents relate to British Prime Minister William Pitt
Loyalists; 1783 July 29-1789 May 15; Andre De Coppet Collection, Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.