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Barricklo, William R. (William Reed), 1857-1933
William R. Barricklo Collection
Manuscripts Division
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3 boxes and 0.6 linear feet
Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 1-3


The William R. Barricklo Collection consists of American Revolution era documents and letters and Barricklo family genealogy materials, all belonging to the American lawyer and collector William R. (William Reed) Barricklo (1857-1933).

Collection Description & Creator Information


Consists primarily of American Revolution era documents and letters, including letters (1778-1780) to Moore Furman, deputy quartermaster general of New Jersey (1776-1792); a letter (1776) concerning the pardon of Richard Stockton; and several letters (1776) by William Livingston, governor of New Jersey. Also present in the collection are documents such as promissory notes issued by the State of New Jersey to army enlistees, land petitions, and general returns of stores and provisions issued to the army. In addition, there are notes and correspondence concerning the genealogies of the Barricklo, De Klyn, FitzRandolph, and Lalor families; as well as a small selection of miscellanea.

The following standard abbreviations, or their variations, are used to identify materials in this collection: ALS = autograph letter signed, TLS = typed letter signed, and ADS = autograph document signed.

Collection Creator Biography:

Barricklo, William R. (William Reed), 1857-1933

William R. Barricklo was an American lawyer and collector of Revolution-era memorabilia and documents.

Collection History


Gift of Julia Barricklo Fouche.


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Jim Flannery '06 in 2004. Finding aid written by Jim Flannery '06 in 2004.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing 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:

William R. Barricklo Collection; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184
Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 1-3