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William Buckler papers

Identifier: MS 0168


This collection contains the papers of William Buckler, a dry-goods merchant in Baltimore.


  • 1791 - 1869


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The collection is open for research use.

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Biographical / Historical

William Buckler was a merchant of Baltimore. He married in 1792, at Port Roual, to Miss Nancy Hepburn of Virginia.


1.0 Linear Feet (2 portfolios)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of William H. Buckler, March 1929.

Scope and Contents

Land grants and indentures; business papers of William Buckler, merchant, and journal kept on ship returning from China, Nov-Dec. 1842; Miscellaneous documents and letters. Soprano part book of International Exhibition Ode, 1862, written by Alfred Lord Tennyson and William Sterndale Bennett, and 7 volumes as follows: Memorandum Book 1791-93; 1790-91; Account book of Humphrey Buckler, 1793-1804. Lists of balances 1808, 1807, 1814, and undated cash book.

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Revision Statements

  • 2021-09-25: Manually entered into ArchivesSpace by Mallory Herberger.

Repository Details

Part of the H. Furlong Baldwin Library Repository

H. Furlong Baldwin Library
Maryland Center for History and Culture
610 Park Avenue
Baltimore MD 21201 United States