FELL, John, 1721-1798


Guide to Research Collections

Brooklyn Historical Society
Brooklyn, NY
Papers: 1778, 1 item.
”Memorandum in the Provost Jail, N.Y.... by John Fell, one of Council of N. Jersey.” The memorandum contains a chronology of events at the jail from 1777 until 1778, a list of prisoners, and other notes.


Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: 1778-1779, 1 item.
A diary of John Fell covering the period from November 1778 through November 1779.


Massachusetts Historical Society
Boston, MA
Papers: 1779-1780, 3 folders.
A journal of the proceedings of the U.S. Continental Congress in Philadelphia kept by John Fell, delegate from New Jersey, from December 1, 1779 through November 30, 1780.


University of California
The Bancroft Library
Berkeley, CA
Papers: ca. 1797, 3 pages.
A letter from John Fell to Richard Sharp. The letter includes a biographical sketch of John Fell, and a typed transcript of the letter enclosed in a folder.