Contents and Arrangement

Bache, Theophilact, 1790 August 28

1 box

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


Consists of thirty-five letters of the Bache family of Philadelphia, direct descendants of Benjamin Franklin, and of a related Philadelphia family, Wistar. Among those family members represented are Catharine Wistar Bache, Sarah Franklin Bache, and William Bache.

The following standard abbreviation is used to identify materials in this collection: ALS = autograph letter signed.

Collection History

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for research use.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Credit this material:

Bache, Theophilact; Bache and Wistar Family Correspondence, C0381, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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