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Robert Plumstead: Letter book

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.2798

Scope and Contents

Copies of letters to Plumsteads' clients. Includes alphabetical list of addressees. See C. A. J. Skeel, 'The Letter-Book of a Quaker Merchant, 1756-8', English Historical Review (1916), 137-43.


  • Creation: 1756-1758


Conditions Governing Access

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (


1 volume(s) (1 Volume paper) : paper

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Other Finding Aids

Full list of letters available in the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

From the library of Henry Bradshaw (d. 1886), presented by his friends, 1887.

Existence and Location of Copies

Microfilm Available

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Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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