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Guide to the Nehemiah Denton papers 1977.171

128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11201

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Collection processed by Anne M. Gordon, with additional description by Rachel M. Oleaga.

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Denton, Nehemiah, 1773-1844
Title: Nehemiah Denton papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1785-1844, bulk 1830-1844
Dates [bulk]: Bulk, 1830-1844
Abstract: The Nehemiah Denton papers relate to the personal and business involvements of Nehemiah Denton as a miller and merchant of Gowanus, New York. They include legal papers, deeds, receipts, account books and bills of sale.
Quantity: 0.5 Linear feet in 1 manuscript box and 1 oversize flat box.
Language of Materials: Materials in English.
Call Phrase: 1977.171
Sponsor: Developed in part with grant funds from the U.S. Department of Education Underground Railroad Educational and Cultural (URR) Program.