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Guide to the Joseph V. Sherman papers 1990.011

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 21, 2011
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Nixon, Richard M., (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994
Creator: Sherman, Joseph V.
Title: Joseph V. Sherman papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1937-1974
Abstract: This collection contains the personal papers of Joseph V. Sherman, a consulting economist and writer. Items include bank drafts, hotel receipts from Brooklyn's Hotel St. George, correspondence, miltary induction papers, certificates of draft registration, and signed letters from Richard M. Nixon, Eugene McCarthy, and Carol Bellamy. The papers span the period 1937 to 1974 and measure 0.1 linear feet
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet in one folder
Text [Box]: A0112
Call Phrase: 1990.011
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

  • Certificates
  • Correspondence
  • Military records
  • Receipts (financial records)

Subject Topics

  • Economists -- United States
  • Politicians |z United States
  • Presidents -- United States
  • World War, 1939-1945

Subject Places

  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)

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Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to users without restriction.

Preferred Citation

Identification of item, date (if known); Joseph V. Sherman papers, 1990.011, Box and Folder number; Brooklyn Historical Society.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Gift of Signe L. Sherman, 1990.

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