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Series 3: Papers of the Clarke and Evelyn Families, 1530-1780
Collection Description & Creator Information
The collection contains correspondence, legal documents, and business accounts pertaining to the Radcliffe family of Hitchin, Hertfordshire, and their mercantile trade with the Ottoman Empire (Galata and Aleppo), but consists primarily of business letters from Galata and Aleppo, written in the first half of the 18th century. Also includes miscellaneous papers for the Radcliffe, Clarke, and Evelyn families.
Arranged by family, then chronologically.
- 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:
Series 3: Papers of the Clarke and Evelyn Families; Radcliffe Family Papers, C0926, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
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- Storage Note:
- Firestone Library (mss): Box 2