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Manuscript Group 104
POTTS FAMILY PAPERS
1704-1853
.25 cu. ft.


Papers of a family prominent in Pennsylvania's early iron industry, containing correspondence, business papers, and legal records relating to Charming Forge, Hopewell Forge, Mount Joy Forge, Colebrook Furnace, Elizabeth Furnace, Etna Furnace, Oley Furnace, Reading Furnace, Warrick Furnace, etc. Notable correspondents are Stephen Chambers, Robert Coleman, Curtis Grubb, Edward Lewis, Richard Sheldon, and Jasper Yeates.




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