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Guild Family Collection

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Held at: Princeton University Library: Manuscripts Division [Contact Us]

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Princeton University Library: Manuscripts Division. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in their reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

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The Guild family was a prominent family of Hunterdon County, New Jersey.

The collection consists of correspondence and documents of the Guild family of Hunterdon County, New Jersey, including papers of brothers Benjamin and Ralph Guild. The collection contains deeds, wills, bonds, receipts, indentures, a memorandum of agreement, a vendue list, and a deed of manumission.

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Folder inventory prepared by Allyse Terrell '2014 in 2012.

Publisher
Manuscripts Division
Finding Aid Date
2008
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The collection is open for research.

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Collection Inventory

Guild, Ann to Benjamin Guild, 1808 January 25. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Autographed Letter Signed; 1 page

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Ann: List of Articles Sold at Public Venue, 1821 March 7. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document; 7 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Benjamin and Ralph to Abraham Hunt, 1790 September 14. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document Signed; 1 Page

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Benjamin and Johnson, Samuel R.: Memorandum of Agreement to Lease Store, 1798 October. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document in Autograph Of Guild; 2 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Benjamin: Account with Peter Hunt, 1796-1797. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document; 3 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Benjamin: Account with Benjamin Hayden, 1795-1797. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Documment; 2 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Benjamin to Peter Hunt, 1808 October 27. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Autographed Letter Signed; 2 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Benjamin: Bond to Elizabeth Robeson, 1810 April 27. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document Signed; 2 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Benjamin: Bond to Phoebe Hunt, 1798 January 16. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document Signed; 2 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Benjamin to Peter Hunt, 1804 April 24. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Autographed Letter Signed; 1 Page

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Benjamin: Account with John Neilson, 1799-1801. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document; 1 Page

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Benjamin: Estate of Benjamin Guild to Edward Walsted, undated. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document; 1 Page

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Benjamin: Esate of Benjamin Guild to Children of Richard Walsh, undated. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document; 1 page

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Benjamin: Copy of Legislative Act, 1817 January 22. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document; 3 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Benjamin: Inventory of his Property, undated. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Benjamin: Bill to H. Whitehead, undated. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Benjamin: Account with H. Whitehead, undated. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document; 2 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Benjamin to R.E. Forman, 1806 April 10. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document Signed; Slip

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Benjamin: Account with S.R. Johnson, 1797-1799. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document; 7 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Benjamin: Account with Children of Richard Walsh, 1823. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document; 3 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, John: Letter to Charles B. Green, 1821 June 15. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Copy; 3 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, John to Benjamin Guild, 1815 May 3. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Autographed Letter Signed; 3 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, John: Vendue List, 1820 March 9. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document; 10 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Phebe to Benjamin Guild, 1791 January 1. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Autographed Letter Signed; 2 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Phebe to Benjamin Guild, 1791 September 18. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Autographed Letter Signed; 2 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Ralph: Will, 1807 April 30. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Autographed Document Signed; 1 page

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Ralph to Benjamin Guild, 1791 January 16. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Autographed Letter Signed; 1 Page

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Ralph: Note to be Paid by Phoebe Hart, 1793 May 2. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Autographed Document Signed; Slip

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Ralph: Will, 1809 January 6. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document Signed; 3 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Ralph, 1803 April 23. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Autographed Document Signed; 2 pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Ralph to John Guild, 1822 August 15. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Autographed Letter Signed; 4 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Ralph: Apprenticing Thomas Hill, 1801 December 15. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document Signed; 2 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Ralph to Benjamin Guild, 1791 January 5. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Autographed Letter Signed; 2 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Ralph to Benjamin Guild, 1791 September 26. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Autographed Letter Signed; 2 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Ralph to Henry Clifton, 1806 October 6. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document Signed; 1 Page

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Ralph and Sarah to Benjamin Guild, 1799 December 20. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document Signed; 1 Page

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Benjamin and Ann to Ralph Guild, 1800 February 3. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document Signed; 1 page

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, John and Charity: List of Descendants, undated. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document; 3 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, John: Copy of Last Will and Testament, 1787 April 9. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document; 3 Pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Benjamin: Document to the Legislature, 1794. 1 folder.
Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Ann and John to Jacob Bloom, 1817 April 28. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document Signed; 5 pages

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Benjamin and Ann to Lewis Carman and Simeon Mundy, 1815 October 30. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document Signed; 1 page

Physical Description

1 folder

Guild, Benjamin: Manumission of Slave, Phoebe, 1815 October 10. 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Document Signed; 2 pages

Physical Description

1 folder

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