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Guide to the Alexander Papers
1668-1818 (bulk 1717-1786)
  MS 8

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Subject Names

  • Alexander, James, 1691-1756
  • Alexander, Mary, 1694-1760--Estate
  • Alexander, Mary, 1694-1760
  • Alexander, William, 1726-1783
  • Bartow, Thomas
  • Bell, Andrew, 1757-1843
  • Clinton, Charles, 1690-1773
  • Colden, Cadwallader, 1688-1776
  • Coxe, John
  • Dunstar, Charles
  • Dunstar, Daniel Donaldson
  • Hancock, John, 1737-1793
  • Johnston, Andrew
  • Livingston, Gilbert
  • Livingston, Henry
  • Livingston, Peter Van Brugh, 1710-1792
  • Livingston, Robert
  • Lyell, Fenwick
  • Lyne, James
  • Morris, Robert Hunter, ca. 1700-1764
  • Murray, Joseph
  • Ogden, David, 1707-1798
  • Pacheco, Roderigo
  • Prevoost, John
  • Ryerse, George
  • Shirley, William, 1694-1771
  • Skinner, Cortlandt
  • Smitzer, Peter
  • Snell, Robert, fl. 1771-1774
  • Stevens, John, 1716-1792
  • Watson, William

Document Type

  • Accounts
  • Affidavits
  • Cadastral maps
  • Cloth
  • Conveyances
  • Correspondence
  • Deeds
  • Depositions
  • Diaries
  • Dockets
  • Invoices
  • Judicial records
  • Land surveys
  • Legal correspondence
  • Legal files
  • Memorandums
  • Minutes
  • Notes
  • Petitions
  • Receipts
  • Swatches
  • Warrants
  • Wills

Subject Organizations

  • Board of Proprietors of the Eastern Division of New Jersey
  • Council of Proprietors of the Western Division of New Jersey
  • David Barclay & Sons
  • New Jersey Court of Vice Admiralty
  • New Jersey. Court of Chancery
  • New Jersey. Supreme Court
  • New York (State). Court of Admiralty
  • New York (State). Supreme Court
  • Unicorn (Ship)

Subject Topics

  • Civil law--New Jersey--Cases
  • Civil law--New York (State)--Cases
  • Coroners--New Jersey
  • Courts--New Jersey
  • Courts--New York (State)
  • Crime--New Jersey
  • Criminal law--New Jersey--Cases
  • Criminal law--New York (State)--Cases
  • Iron mines and mining--New Jersey
  • Justice, Administration of--New Jersey
  • Land grants--New Jersey
  • Landowners--New Jersey
  • Practice of law--New Jersey
  • Practice of law--New York (State)
  • Real property--New Jersey
  • Real property--New York (State)
  • Textile fabrics--England--Specimens
  • Women merchants--New York (State)--New York

Subject Places

  • Connecticut--Boundaries--New York (State)
  • New Jersey--Boundaries
  • New Jersey--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
  • New Jersey--Politics and government--To 1775
  • New Jersey--Surveys
  • New York (N.Y.)--Commerce
  • New York (State)--Boundaries--Connecticut
  • New York (State)--History--French and Indian War, 1755-1763
  • New York (State)--Politics and government--To 1775
  • Oblong Tract (N.Y.)
  • United States--History--French and Indian War, 1755-1763