William R. Lejee Copy Books
The William R. Lejee Copy Books are copies of letters written by Mr. Lejee (1811-1894) in his capacity as a member of the firm Wetmore & Co. while living in Macao between 1841 and 1850. There are six copy books of handwritten letters.
- Lejee, William R. (Person)
Biographical / Historical
William R. Lejee was a member of the merchant house of Wetmore & Co. He was from Philadelphia and spent time in the Portuguese colony of Macao, representing Wetmore & Co. in the China trade.
0.5 Linear Feet (1 folder, 5 copybooks)
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