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Guide to the New York State Tax Act of 1781 1977.618

128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11201

Brooklyn Historical Society

Collection processed by Matthew Gorham

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 17, 2011
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Descriptive Summary

Creator: New York (State). Legislature.
Title: New York State Tax Act of 1781
Dates: 1781
Abstract: An act, dated November 20, 1781, for levying tax within the state by the New York State Legislature. The act was signed by Harmanus Smith.
Quantity: 0.08 Linear feet in one folder
Text [Box]: A0073
Call Phrase: 1977.618
Sponsor: This collection was processed and described as part of the project, "Uncovering the Secrets of Brooklyn's 19th Century Past: Creation to Consolidation," funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources, with additional support from The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.

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Access Points

Document Type

  • Legislative acts

Subject Topics

  • Taxation -- New York (State)

Subject Places

  • New York (State)

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Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to users without restriction.

Preferred Citation

Identification of item, date (if known); New York State Tax Act of 1781, 1977.618, Box and Folder number; Brooklyn Historical Society.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Gift of Anna Lang Whiteford, 1965.

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