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Guide to the Astor Family Papers
1719-1943
 MS 25

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Description is in English

Container List

Series II: Letterbooks, Daybooks, Rent Rolls, Journals, and Ledgers, 1807-1943

Scope and Contents

This collection contains volumes from 1807-1943 belonging to the Astor family and associates. It includes daybooks, rent rolls, map books, letterbooks (business and personal), ledgers and journals.

Subseries II.1: Astor Family, 1807-1943

Container 1     Title Date
Volume: 1 Abstract of Title
1807-1880
Volume: 2 House and Land Book
1832
Volume: 3 Family and Trust Ledger
1833-1849
Volume: 4 Maps of New York Properties and Mortgage Agreements
1843-1851
Volume: 5 Supreme Court Case: Ogden vs. Astor
1850-1854
Volume: 6 Deed Book
1851-1890
Volume: 7 Map Book
1891-1892
Volume: 8 Real Estate Assessment
1898-1929
Volume: 9 Map Book
1915-1935
Volume: 10 Business Accounts
1926-1943

Subseries II.2: John Jacob Astor I, 1826-1878

Container 1     Title Date
Volume: 11 Rent Roll: Lessees and Tenants of John Jacob Astor I, from Nov. 1826-May 1831
1826-1831
Volume: 12 Ledger-Trust for Mrs. Eliza Rumpff
1826-1839
Volume: 13 Journal-Trust for Mrs. Eliza Rumpff
1826-1839
Volume: 14 Executors Estate of John Jacob Astor I: Accounts
1836-1875
Volume: 15 Map Book
1836-1878
Volume: 16 Rent Roll: Lessees and Tenants of John Jacob Astor I
1841-1848
Volume: 17 Minutes of the Executors, Estate of John Jacob Astor
1848-1854
Volume: 18 Executors Estate of John Jacob Astor I: Accounts
1849-1872
Volume: 18-A Executors Estate of John Jacob Astor I: Accounts
1849-1872
Volume: 19 Valuation of Real Estate
1847
Volume: 20 Deed of Appointment
1854

Subseries II.3: Henry Astor Estate, 1833-1855

Container 1     Title Date
Volume: 21 Journal and Ledger, Estate of Henry Astor 1833-1834
1833-1834
Volume: 22 Journal and Ledger, Estate of Henry Astor 1833-1847
1833-1847
Volume: 23 Journal and Ledger, Estate of Henry Astor 1847-1855
1847-1855

Subseries II.4: William Backhouse Astor, 1840-1875

Container 1     Title Date
Volume: 24 Business Letterbook 1848-1852
1848-1852
Volume: 25 Business Letterbook 1852-1855
1852-1855
Volume: 26 Business Letterbook 1852-1857
1852-1857
Volume: 27 Business Letterbook 1855-1858
1855-1858
Volume: 28 Business Letterbook 1858-1873
1858-1873
Volume: 29 Business Letterbook 1859-1864
1859-1864
Volume: 30 Business Letterbook 1863-1868
1863-1868
Volume: 31 Business Letterbook 1868-1872
1868-1872
Volume: 32 Daybook 1854-1857
1854-1857
Volume: 33 Daybook 1866-1869
1866-1869
Volume: 34 Daybook 1872-1875
1872-1875
Volume: 35 Daybook 1875
1875
Volume: 36 Estate Journal 1850-1853
1850-1853
Volume: 37 Estate Journal 1854-1857
1854-1857
Volume: 38 Estate Journal 1857-1861
1857-1861
Volume: 39 Estate Journal 1863-1866
1863-1866
Volume: 40 Estate Journal 1864-1868
1864-1868
Volume: 41 Estate Journal 1869-1872
1869-1872
Volume: 42 Estate Journal 1872-1875
1872-1875
Volume: 43 Memo Book
1840-1843(?)
Volume: 44 Mortgage Receipt Book
1851-1859
Volume: 45 Valuation of Homes and Lands
1847
Volume: 45-A Valuation of Homes and Lands
1847

Subseries II.5: John Jacob Astor III, 1875-1913

Container 1     Title Date
Volume: 46 Business Letterbook 1873-1891
1873-1891
Volume: 47 Business Letterbook 1875-1885
1875-1885
Volume: 48 Business Letterbook 1875-1890
1875-1890
Volume: 49 Business Letterbook 1885-1890
1885-1890
Volume: 50 Daybook
1887-1890
Volume: 51 Tickler
1890-1913

Subseries II.6: William Waldorf Astor, 1890-1917

Container 1     Title Date
Volume: 52 Expense Daybook 1895-1897
1895-1897
Volume: 53 Expense Daybook 1897-1900
1897-1900
Volume: 54 Expense Daybook 1900-1902
1900-1902
Volume: 55 Expense Daybook 1902-1905
1902-1905
Volume: 56 Expense Daybook 1905-1908
1905-1908
Volume: 57 Expense Daybook 1911-1913
1911-1913
Volume: 58 Expense Daybook 1913-1916
1913-1916
Volume: 59 Repair Orders
1912-1917
Volume: 60 References 1890-1897
1890-1897
Volume: 61 References 1898-1902
1898-1902
Volume: 62 Rent Roll 1890-1895
1890-1895
Volume: 63 Rent Roll 1895-1898
1895-1898
Volume: 64 Rents Collected 1900-1902
1900-1902
Volume: 65 Rents Collected 1904-1906
1904-1906
Volume: 66 Rents Collected 1908-1909
1908-1909
Volume: 67 Rents Collected 1909-1911
1909-1911
Volume: 68 Rents Collected 1911-1913
1911-1913
Volume: 68-A Rents Collected 1915-1918
1915-1918
Volume: 69 Rents Collected 1918-1919
1818-1819

Subseries II.7: C.W. Baldwin, 1880-1919

Container 1     Title Date
Volume: 70 Business Letterbook 1880-1888
1880-1888
Volume: 71 Business Letterbook 1890-1903
1890-1903
Volume: 71-A Business Letterbook 1893-1899
1893-1899
Volume: 72 Business Letterbook 1894-1895
1894-1895
Volume: 73 Business Letterbook 1895-1896
1895-1896
Volume: 74 Business Letterbook 1896-1898
1896-1898
Volume: 75 Business Letterbook 1901-1902
1901-1902
Volume: 76 Business Letterbook 1901-1909
1901-1909
Volume: 77 Business Letterbook 1902-1904
1902-1904
Volume: 78 Business Letterbook 1904-1906
1904-1906
Volume: 79 Business Letterbook 1909-1919
1909-1919
Volume: 80 Business Letterbook 1911-1917
1911-1917
Volume: 81 Business Letterbook 1912-1913
1912-1913
Volume: 82 Business Letterbook 1913-1915
1913-1915
Volume: 83 Business Letterbook 1913-1916
1913-1916
Volume: 84 Business Letterbook 1915-1916
1915-1916
Volume: 85 Business Letterbook 1915-1916
1915-1916
Volume: 86 Business Letterbook 1916-1917
1916-1917
Volume: 87 Business Letterbook and Telegraphs 1890-1892
1890-1892
Volume: 88 Business Letterbook and Telegraphs 1893-1901
1893-1901
Volume: 89 Business Letterbook and Telegraphs 1899-1911
1899-1911
Volume: 90 Business Letterbook and Telegraphs 1911-1912
1911-1912
Volume: 91 Personal Letterbook 1875-1902
1875-1902
Volume: 92 Personal Letterbook 1906-1911
1906-1911
Volume: 93 Personal Letterbook 1911-1914
1911-1914
Volume: 94 Personal Letterbook 1914-1917
1914-1917

Subseries II.8: Abner Bartlett, 1890-1894

Container 1     Title Date
Volume: 95 Business Letterbook 1890-1891
1890-1891
Volume: 96 Business Letterbook 1891-1894
1891-1894

Subseries II.9: Margaret Astor Ward and Samuel Ward, 1848-1855

Container 1     Title Date
Volume: 97 Personal Receipt Book
1844-1858

Subseries II.10: Susan Annette Gibbes, 1854-1872

Container 1     Title Date
Volume: 98 Personal Receipt Book
1857-1868
Volume: 99 Blotter
1854-1872

Subseries II.11: Edward Colegrove, 1893-1925

Container 1     Title Date
Volume: 100 Estate Accounts
1893-1925

Subseries II.12: William Backhouse Astor Estate, 1876-1890

Container 1     Title Date
Volume: 101 William Backhouse Astor's Estate belonging to William Waldorf Astor
1876-1890

Subseries II.13: Astor Homes, 1802

Container 1     Title Date
Volume: 102 A survey of Astor home properties
1802

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