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Guide to the Astor Family Papers
1719-1943
 MS 25

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
Phone: (212) 873-3400


© 2011 New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Sherry Cortes; finding aid created by Sherry Cortes

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on April 09, 2018
Description is in English

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Preferred Citation

Citations of this collection: The Astor Family Papers, The New-York Historical Society

Related Archival Materials Note

N-YHS holds other papers of William Waldorf Astor within its American Historical Manuscripts Collection (AHMC). See call phrases "AHMC-Astor, William Waldorf papers" and "AHMC-Astor, William Waldorf"