Albertson family papers


Creator: Albertson family
Date(s): 1774-1880
Bulk Dates: 1880-1862
Call Number: MSS 0255
Language: English
Abstract: The Albertson family papers consist of 1.2 linear feet of material related to this Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania family. The collection spans the dates 1774-1889, and the bulk of the material dates between 1800-1862. The collection includes a variety of correspondence, promissory notes, receipts, account books, ledgers, checks, composition books, reports, contracts, and notes. The collection provides a detailed description of the lives of the Albertson family, especially emphasizing the family's finances. It also provides valuable historical information on the Friends Meeting House at Plymouth, local economy and businesses, and the Plymouth Railroad.
Physical Description: 1.2 linear feet
Immediate Source of Acquisition: Gift of Anna D. Moyerman, 1972.
Processing Information: Processed by Anita A. Wellner, 1992. Encoded by Lauren Connolly, September 2015, and Tiffany Saulter, November 2015. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard