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FILE — Box: 3, Folder: 12 Identifier: Mss:791 1767-1950 D897

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

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.


  • 1789-1800


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Materials stored onsite. Please contact for more information regarding access procedures.


2 linear feet (5 boxes)

Biographical / Historical

Andrew Clow & Co. was a merchant shipping firm formed by partners Andrew Clow and David Cay. Both men died in the 1793 yellow fever epidemic.


Repository Details

Part of the Baker Library Special Collections, Harvard Business School, Harvard University Repository

Baker Library Special Collections holds unique resources that focus on the evolution of business and industry, as well as the records of the Harvard Business School, documenting the institution's development over the last century. These rich and varied collections support research in a diverse range of fields such as business, economic, social and cultural history as well as the history of science and technology.

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