Ashhurst family papers


Creator: Ashhurst family
Date(s): 1818-1909
Call Number: MSS 0549
Language: English
Abstract: Personal and business papers of three generations of the Philadelphia-based Ashhurst family, including Richard Ashhurst (1784-1861); sons John Ashhurst (1809-1892) and Lewis Richard Ashhurst (1806-1874), partners with their father in the drygoods firm Richard Ashhurst & Sons; as well as the legal papers of Richard L. Ashhurst (1838-1911?).
Physical Description:
  • 0.3s (1 box)
  • 1 oversize removal
Immediate Source of Acquisition: Gift of Anna Moyerman, 1972
Processing Information: Processed by Jennifer Vess, December 2006. Finding aid encoded by Jaime Margalotti, July 2017. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard