Found 6 collections related to Merchants -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- 18th century

Henderson, Robert
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3512
.42 linear feet (3 volumes)
Daybook and journal of Robert Henderson, merchant of Glasgow, New York, and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Accounts of general trade; lists of goods received from and consigned to merchants in Glasgow, New York, Philadelphia and other points along... more
Frazier, Nalbro (Nalbrough), 1759-1811
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3554
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Letters written by merchant Nalbro Frazier of Philadelphia between 1783 and 1799, addressed to London, Liverpool, Amsterdam, Lisbon, Lima, West Indies, Massachusetts, New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Virginia, South Carolina, Georgia, and... more
Woolman, Uriah
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3553
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Uriah Woolman was a merchant in Philadelphia. This collection contains Uriah Woolman's day book (1764-1773) and ledger (1786-1805), with accounts for general merchandise, farm service, hides, leather, meats, and other items. Accounts contain the... more
Mifflin, Benjamin, 1718-1787
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 4546
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Record of a journey on horseback taken by Philadelphia merchant Benjamin Mifflin (1718-1787) from Philadelphia to Dover, Delaware, between 26 July and 14 August, 1762. Mifflin traveled through Chester, Wilmington, Ogletown, and Charlestown,... more
Massey, Charles
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3551
.1 linear feet (1 volume)
Twenty-five bills of lading for goods shipped from Philadelphia, PA., to Barbados, Bermuda, South Carolina, and Jamaica by Charles Massey, John Massey, and Thomas Massey. Entries date from 1790-1792, and 1807. Printed forms have been filled in and... more
Randolph, Benjamin, . 1791
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3550
The ledger consists of monies owed to Randolph and the date and method of payment. Little detail on what was sold or work performed is given. Many prominent Philadelphians are mentioned in the volume. Bills reveal that Randolph sold a desk and... more