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Clymer, George 1739-1813

Overview
Works: 62 works in 76 publications in 2 languages and 258 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Sources 
Classifications: Z1215, 093
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Publications about  George Clymer Publications about George Clymer
Publications by  George Clymer Publications by George Clymer
posthumous Publications by George Clymer, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by George Clymer
Thoughts upon the amusements and punishments which are proper for schools. Addressed to George Clymer, Esq. by Benjamin Rush ( )
6 editions published in 1791 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clymer-Meredith-Read family papers ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers reflect the economic, professional and personal histories of the Clymer-Meredith-Read families
To the representatives of the commonwealth of Pennsylvania in general assembly met. The memorial of the merchants and traders of the city of Philadelphia by Philadelphia merchants and traders ( )
1 edition published in 1785 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The original manuscript of the April 6, 1785 memorial that was submitted to the Assembly, signed by George Clymer, John Wilcocks, Thomas Fitzsimons, Richard Wells, Mordecai Lewis, J. Ross, John Nixon, John M. Nesbitt, Samuel Howell, Isaac Hazlehurst and Tench Coxe. With the Assembly's clerk note stating that the petition was read twice, on April 6 and April 8
Dorothy Merriman Schall papers ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection as a whole provides an important view, especially of 18th- but also of 19th-century Philadelphia. The greatest emphasis of the collection is on legal matters within the range of cases appearing before the Pennsylvania courts: divorce, assault, trespassing, murder, theft, counterfeiting, burglary, and property. There are also personal financial accounts, which provide a picture of life in 18th-century Philadelphia for people of means
Princeton, N.J., to Ebenezer Cowell, Philadelphia by George Clymer ( )
1 edition published in 1783 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Clymer has rights to three thousand acres in West Jersey and asks Cowell's assistance as a surveyor in choosing a location
Philadelphia, on the gun lock manufactory by Pennsylvania ( )
1 edition published in 1776 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
An order for John Nixon and others, the Committee of Accounts, to pay John Wilcocks £500, to be charged to the gun lock manufactory of the province. Signed by George Clymer, chairman of the committee
by George Clymer ( Book )
1 edition published in 1791 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Concerning an act for state collectors of finances
by James Mease ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
James Mease's letters to William Bell on Pennsylvania barns and farm yards (1803); to George Clymer (1807); to Samuel Hogdon (1807); and to Samuel L. Mitchill (1820). Six items dated 1826-1830 refer to various matters that came before the Philadelphia Society for Promoting Agriculture. Two items dated 1846 are resolutions on the death of Mease
to George Simpson by George Clymer ( )
1 edition published in 1805 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Clymer writes a brife note to Simpson regarding a transaction of $480
George Clymer papers by George Clymer ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Holograph request (1782 January 2) from Clymer for payment for service as delegate to the U.S. Continental Congress and on reverse of request, receipts (1781 March 26 and 1782 January 30) and pay order (1782 January 7); ALS (1790 July 16) and typewritten transcript of the letter from Clymer to his son, Harry, concerning issues raised before the U.S. House of Representatives; ALS (1793 March 27; Philadelphia, Pa.) from Clymer to Edward Hand concerning the whiskey tax rebellion in Pennsylvania; and certificate (1790s) signed by Clymer, supervisor of revenue, District of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pa., to Gen. Edward Hand, Lancaster, Pa by George Clymer ( )
1 edition published in 1792 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Requests an immediate summary of accounts so that he can make a report to the Treasury
to William Rawle by George Clymer ( )
1 edition published in 1793 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Tells Rawle that the revenue collector of Westmoreland and Fayette counties, Mr. Benjamin Wells, has written three depositions (not present) related to the "violences in the western country" for his consideration
Signers of the Declaration of Independence by A. S. W Rosenbach ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Personal and official correspondence and legal documents written or signed by all 56 signers of the Declaration of Independence, most from the Revolutionary period. The papers relate chiefly to state and national political, financial, and military affairs. Correspondents include George Clinton, John Dickinson, William Lee, and George Washington
[Letter and document] by George Clymer ( Book )
in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Document of the Supervisor's-Office, District of Pennsylvania, certified by Clymer the collection of duties on three gallons of "first proof" -- Letter, 1804? Aug. to George Clymer, junr., discussing personal and family matters
Philadelphia by George Clymer ( Book )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Certifying that three and one half gallons of Geneva gin, "marked and numbered in the margin, have been secured according to law."
Philadelphia, to Jacob Bowman by George Clymer ( )
1 edition published in 1806 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Clymer awaits a reply from Meredith regarding the preparation of a deed
Autograph collection by Virginia McCall ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Items include: promissory note signed by George Clymer (Dec. 10, 1802); check signed by Charles Dickens (Dec. 20, 1845); signature of Daniel C. French; 1-page letter regarding an invitation signed by Elizabeth Gardner (July 31, n.y.); 1-page letter stating that he is sending a signed reproduction of his picture signed by L. Alma-Tademna (Oct. 3, 1907)
ALS, 1779 April 2, Roxborough, to unknown by George Clymer ( )
in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Speaks disparagingly of the "Constitutionalists" and says that they will soon convince "...all Mankind that they have neither sense nor Virtue enough to govern a Hord of Tartars. And as to the Constitution itself 'tis so shattered and battered by its Friends as hardly to be known again by its Makers." The reference is presumably to the continuing Congressional arguments on the Articles of Confederation
DS, to John Nixon and Committee of Accounts by George Clymer ( )
1 edition published in 1776 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Asks them "to pay to Nicholas Hicks on Order One hundred pounds on account of work done at Fort Island by order of the Committee of Safety."
by George Clymer ( )
1 edition published in 1791 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Signer of the Declaration of Independence from Pennsylvania, member of the Continental Congress, signer of the Constitution, and a representative in the first U.S. Congress Clymer writes to Edward Hand, the noted general and physician in Lancaster, PA, about the system for collecting the new federal tax on whiskey and beginning of the IRS
 
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Languages
English (49)
French (1)