Accounts and a signed check, 1832-1842, of Francis Scott Key. Papers also include a letter, 22 August 1779, from Levin Handy, Paramus, N. J. to George Handy, Snow Hill, Md. describing the battle of Paulus Hook, N.J.; and notes, n.d., concerning the Revolutionary War claim of [?] Cazeau.
American lawyer, author, and amateur poet who wrote the words to the United States national anthem, "The Star-Spangled Banner.". Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: <a href="http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/Francis Scott Key">http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/Francis Scott Key</a>.
22 August 1779. S. William Handy, Paramus, to George Handy, Snow Hill, Maryland. Describes the battle of Paulus Hook. ALS. 3 PP.
n.d. Memoranda concerning the revolutionary claim of [?] Cazeau. 2 items.
1832-1842. Four invoices and a signed autograph check of Francis Scott Key. 5 items.