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Paul Rapelye papers

Paul Rapelye papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Paul Rapelye papers
Creator: Rapelye, Paul
Inclusive Dates: 1813-1822
Language: English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms2304
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of financial papers and correspondence of Paul Rapelye, a general merchant of Savannah, Georgia. Included are sales receipts, bills of lading, and invoices documenting purchases of textiles, several shipped from Liverpool, England, to Savannah, Georgia, aboard the ship Oglethorpe. Correspondence is mainly regarding trade, and two letters are from his cousin.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Paul Rapelye papers, ms2304, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2018.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Business records.
Commission merchants -- Georgia.
Commodity exchanges -- Georgia.
Correspondence.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11Papers, 1813-1822