Contents and Arrangement

Perry, Catherine, 1844 December 24

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

ALS to Harnage in response to a request for certain documents. Perry informs Harnage that she found a notebook of his ancestor Samuel Blackman, owner of Eagle Hall, and two small volumes that belonged to his great aunt Henrietta Blackman, which were also inscribed by her.


The records are arranged chronologically.

Collection History


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

Some of the material was originally bound in a dark blue, half calf, English case. (Go to Box 2 for a description of the case.) It was disbound so that individual records could be organized and stored in a flat box. Paper conservation was completed by Ted Stanley on November 28, 2007.

This collection was processed by Dina Britain on December 18, 2007. Finding aid written by Dina Britain on January 2, 2008.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

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:

Perry, Catherine; Boarded Hall Estate (Barbados) Plantation Records, C1227, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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The Original Lists of Persons of Quality (1986), edited by John Camden Hotton, and Emigrants from England 1773-1776 (1976), transcribed by Gerald Fothergill, were consulted during preparation of the biographical note.

Boarded Hall Estate (Barbados)