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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 (scamss): 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

Scope and Contents

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 copies may be made for research purposes. To cite or publish quotations that fall within Fair Use, as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission is required. For instances beyond Fair Use, it is the responsibility of the researcher to determine whether any permissions related to copyright, privacy, publicity, or any other rights are necessary for their intended use of the Library's materials, and to obtain all required permissions from any existing rights holders, if they have not already done so. Princeton University Library's Special Collections does not charge any permission or use fees for the publication of images of materials from our collections, nor does it require researchers to obtain its permission for said use. The department does request that its collections be properly cited and images credited. More detailed information can be found on the Copyright, Credit and Citations Guidelines page on our website. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us through the Ask Us! form.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.

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 (scamss): Box 1-3