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Clow, Andrew



  • Existence: 1750 - 1793


Andrew Clow & Co.; partnership of Andrew Clow and David Cay; Philadelphia shipping merchants; both partners died in the 1793 yellow fever epidemic

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Andrew Clow & Co. records

Collection Identifier: Mss:785 1790-1799 C648
Overview: Andrew Clow & Co., a merchant partnership formed by Andrew Clow (1750-1793) and David Cay (died 1793), was active in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, between the 1780s and 1790s. The Andrew Clow & Co. records, dated 1790-1799, consist of accounts and correspondence with Alexandria, Virginia, merchants William Wilson & Co. related to stock transfers and a lawsuit filed by Andrew Clow & Co. against the company. There is also a small amount of correspondence and accounts with other...

Andrew Clow & Co., Merchants, Philadelphia papers, 1789-1800

File — Box: 3, Folder: 12Identifier: Mss:791 1767-1950 D897
Scope and Contents:

Letters, accounts, and receipts of Andrew Clow and Co., a Philadelphia mercantile firm that traded with Great Britain, France, Germany, Spain, the West Indies and southern coastal United States ports.

Dun and Bradstreet archives and manuscript library collection

Collection Identifier: Mss:791 1767-1950 D897
Scope and Contents: The Dun and Bradstreet archives and manuscript library collection is an artificial collection compiled by the Dun & Bradstreet Corporation business library. The collection consists of business records, legal records, personal papers, and newspapers compiled from various companies, individuals, and legislative bodies across the United States, spanning from 1767 to 1950. Materials heavily represent the New York and New Jersey region. Business records, which contain the bulk of the...