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Insurance policies

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Alfred G. Baker papers

Identifier: MSS 0585

The Alfred G. Baker papers comprise personal correspondence and business records of nineteenth-century Philadelphia businessmen Michael V. Baker and his son Alfred G. Baker, who became a prominent citizen and patron of the arts.

Dates: 1837-1913; Majority of material found within 1837-1851

Samuel Corry fire insurance policy

Identifier: MSS 0098-F0025

A handwritten fire insurance policy completed on an early printed form for the home of Philadelphia resident Samuel Corry. The document includes the signature of Gunning Bedford, a member of the U. S. Continental Congress from the state of Delaware.

Dates: 1787 August 7

Dutilh family business records

Identifier: MSS 0573

The late-eighteenth and early-nineteenth century business records of Philadelphia merchant Etienne Dutilh and his descendants. The records include ships’ payrolls, bills of lading, bills of exchange, shipping records, and cargo insurance policies.

Dates: 1770-1861; Majority of material found within 1780-1810