Contents and Arrangement Expanded View

Collection Overview

Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections and Barricklo, William R. (William Reed), 1857-1933
Title:
William R. Barricklo Collection
Repository:
Manuscripts Division
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/zp38wc631
Dates:
1700-1931
Size:
3 boxes and 0.6 linear feet
Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 1-3
Language:
English

Abstract

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

Description:

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

Acquisition:

Gift of Julia Barricklo Fouche.

Archival Appraisal Information:

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

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:

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

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/zp38wc631
Location:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184