Wallace, William A.
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Collection contains correspondence and financial records of Low and Wallace. Correspondence, 1809-1815, consists mainly of letters received by Wallace concerning his mercantile business exporting such items as tobacco, textiles and lumber. Financial records include purchasing and receiving records, 1808-1811; bills of lading, 1810; and bank books. Also, several letters to Low and some export accounts, 1811-1812.
William A. Wallace was a merchant in New York City from the late 1700s to the early 1800s. He was a partner of Nicholas Low (1739-1826) in the mercantile firm Low and Wallace.
Controlled Access Terms
- Wallace, William A.
- Exports -- New York (State) -- New York.
- Textile fabrics.
- United States -- Commerce.
Additional Creator Name
- Low, Nicholas, 1739-1826.