ARCHER, John, 1741-1810


Guide to Research Collections

Maryland Historical Society
Baltimore, MD
Papers: ca. 1784-1805, 3 volumes.
Apothecary’s ledger for Baltimore, 1784-1785, 1801-1805. The 3 volumes contain: 1. Misc. Apothecary’s ledger for Baltimore, MD. John Archer is mentioned in it and it has been used as a scrapbook. 2. John Archer ledger 1801-1805, a ledger of a prominent Harford Co. apothecary/physician/midwife. 3. Miscellaneous recipe book for concoctions and remedies of apothecaries.

Papers: 1786-1852, 4 volumes.
Four medical ledgers: Ledger “F”, 1786-1795, kept by Dr. John Archer. The other 3 ledgers, 1815-23, 1840-46, 1842-52, kept by John Archer’s sons, the second probably by John Jr. and the last by Robert Harris.

Papers: In the Archer Family Papers, ca. 18th-20th centuries, 23 boxes and 2 volumes.
Persons represented include John Archer. A finding aid is available in the repository and online.


University of Maryland
McKeldin Library
College Park, MD
Papers: In the Charles Lonman Papers, 1823-1868, 55 items.
Persons represented include John Archer. An unpublished inventory is available in the library.