Contents and Arrangement

War Office, 1780 May 26

1 box

Collection Overview

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 History

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

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:

War Office; William R. Barricklo Collection, C0387, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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