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Creak & Capel manuscript material

Collection Data

Description
William Creak, tea-dealer, operated from 69, Cornhill, in London as early as 1794 (cf. Kent's Directory). Creak & Capel are listed at the same address in the Post Office London Directory for 1817. To Sir Timothy Shelley, father of Percy Bysshe Shelley : 1 autograph letter signed : 29 May 1813 : (S'ANA 0273) : on a debt of his son's. Published, with extensive commentary, in Shelley and His Circle, vol. III, p. 192.
Names
Creak & Capel (tea dealers) (Creator)
Shelley, Timothy, Sir, 1753-1844 (Addressee)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1813
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz MS
Topics
Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822
Genres
Correspondence
Notes
Biographical/historical: William Creak, tea-dealer, operated from 69, Cornhill, in London as early as 1794 (cf. Kent's Directory). Creak & Capel are listed at the same address in the Post Office London Directory for 1817.
Funding: Digitized through a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 item
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16579048
MSS Unit ID: 19581
Archives collections id: archives_collections_19581
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1c939e90-e2ef-0133-ad14-00505686d14e
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