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Hellyer, David
David Hellyer Business Records
Manuscripts Division
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1 box and 0.2 linear feet
Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 1


Consists of busines records relating to David Hellyer's ninetheenth-century weaving business in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

Collection Description & Creator Information


The collection consists of Hellyer's bills, receipts, indentures, and ledgers relating to his weaving business in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, as well as holograph copies of poems and a copy of a newspaper, the Bucks County Intelligencer (July 14, 1874), which contains a feature article about him.

Collection Creator Biography:

Hellyer, David

David Hellyer owned a nineteenth-century weaving business in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

Collection History


Gift of Emily G. and Helen C. Lukens, Mrs. John R.C. Summerfeldt.


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

Folder inventory added by Nicholas Williams '2015 in 2012.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

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:

David Hellyer Business Records; 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