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Box 2


Contains 47 Results:

Bank books, 1848-1856

 File — Box: 2, Folder: F15
Scope and Contents

Contains two consecutive volumes recording his balance in the Bank of Chester County.

Dates: 1848-1856

Receipts, 1850-1851, and n.d.

 File — Box: 2, Folder: F16
Scope and Contents

Includes receipts for the West Chester Railroad Company, the clothier Bennett & Co., and the Pennsylvania Fire Insurance Company.

Dates: 1850-1851, and n.d.

Records of court cases, Oct 1839, Feb 1840

 File — Box: 2, Folder: F18
Scope and Contents

These pages numbered 1-12 and 85-90, and covering October 23-28, 1839 and February 19-26, 1840, contain lists of litigants, and court decisions.

Dates: Oct 1839; Feb 1840

Records of court cases, May 10-Jul 9, 1841

 File — Box: 2, Folder: F19
Scope and Contents

These pages numbered 1-76, contain lists of litigants, some testimony, and court decisions. Indexed.

Dates: May 10-Jul 9, 1841

Papers related to legal matters, 1835-1850

 File — Box: 2, Folder: F20
Scope and Contents

Contains notes related to an 1835 estate case, a draft of a deposition made November 1845 related to the notebooks of Dr. Benjamin Rush, and other legal material.

Dates: 1835-1850

Unidentified Rush material, 1790-1876

 File — Box: 2, Folder: F21
Scope and Contents Includes an April 25, 1790 invitation to meet the friends of Henry Hobart (1775-1830) at the King's head in the Market-Place seemingly addressed to Richard Rush who would only have been ten years of age. This may in fact be an invitation to Dr. Benjamin Rush, who according to his Commonplace Book, knew Henry Hobart. Included as well is a sheet detailing expenses related to architectural improvements to properties associated with the Rush estate. It is unclear which Rush this estate was...
Dates: 1790-1876

Letter extracts related to Dr. Benjamin Rush, pp. 11-19

 File — Box: 2, Folder: F25
Scope and Contents

Page 17 contains an extract from Eli K. Price, Memoir of Philip and Rachel Price, (Philadelphia: Printed for Eli K. Price and Philip M. Price, 1852).

Receipts, 1844-1849

 File — Box: 2, Folder: F12
Scope and Contents

Includes receipts for the West Chester Railroad Company; the City Hotel, Washington, D.C.; Wright and Brothers umbrellas; subscriptions to the newspaper Union of Washington, D.C.; and the jeweler Perry O'Daniel.

Dates: 1844-1849