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Samuel Corry fire insurance policy


Held at: University of Delaware Library Special Collections [Contact Us]181 South College Avenue, Newark, DE 19717-5267

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Overview and metadata sections

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.

Box 1, F0025: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0098 manuscript boxes

Finding aid encoded by Tiffany Saulter, July 2015.

University of Delaware Library Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
Finding Aid Date
2015 July 10
Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

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Collection Inventory

Samuel Corry fire insurance policy, 1787 August 7.
Box 1 Folder F0025

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