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Memoirs and auto-biography of some of the wealthy citizens of Philadelphia, with a fair estimate of their estates-founded upon a knowledge of facts. With an appendix: containing particular accounts of the lives of Stephen Girard, Jacob Ridgway, and Obed Coleman, obtained from authentic sources / by a merchant of Philadelphia.

Publication:
Philadelphia : The Booksellers, 1846.
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Book
80 p. ; 22 cm.
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Subjects:
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Biography.
Capitalists and financiers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Coleman, Obed M., 1817-1845.
Girard, Stephen, 1750-1831.
Ridgway, Jacob, 1767-1843.
Place of Publication:
United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Notes:
Running title: Memoirs and auto-biography of wealthy men.
Copyrighted by James Corcoran.
Local notes:
Athenaeum's copy imperfect: p. 79-80 missing.
Athenaeum copy: Gift of James Halpin Hill.
Cited in:
Selected Americana from Sabin's Dictionary of books relating to America, 6397.
Goldsmiths'-Kress library of economic literature, no. 34548.17.
Contributor:
Merchant of Philadelphia, pseud.
Corcoran, James.
OCLC:
4652156