Edward Duffield: artisan gentleman, 1963

Mss.B.D865

Date: 1963 | Size: 1 Volumes, 1 volume, 57 p.: typed carbon.

Abstract

This paper is a biographical sketch of Edward Duffield, an eighteenth-century Philadelphia clockmaker, who was a friend of Benjamin Franklin. Also included is a catalog of clocks made by Duffield, and photocopies of pictures of clocks.

Collection Information

Physical description

1 volume, 57 p.: typed carbon.

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access:

Restricted. See in-house shelf list.

Provenance

Presented by Ian M.G. Quimby and accessioned, 1963 (1963 221ms).

Indexing Terms


Family Name(s)

  • Duffield, Edward, -- 1720-1801.

Genre(s)

  • Biographies.
  • Catalogs.

Personal Name(s)

  • Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
  • Quimby, Ian M. G.

Subject(s)

  • Clock and watch makers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.