Paul Rapelye papers

Paul Rapelye papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Rapelye, Paul
Title: Paul Rapelye papers
Dates: 1813-1822
Quantity: 1.0 folder(s)
Coll. Number: ms2304

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of financial papers and correspondence of Paul Rapelye, a general merchant of Savannah, Georgia. Included are sales receipts, bills of lading, and invoices documenting purchases of textiles, several shipped from Liverpool, England, to Savannah, Georgia, aboard the ship Oglethorpe. Correspondence is mainly regarding trade, and two letters are from his cousin.

Index Terms

Business records.
Commission merchants--Georgia.
Commodity exchanges--Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Paul Rapelye papers, ms2304, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Papers, 1813-1822