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Guide to the Astor Family Papers
 MS 25

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Astor family papers
Dates: 1719-1943
Abstract: A collection of documents and bound volumes belonging to the Astor family and its dependents, primarily concerned with their vast real estate holdings in New York City. Includes deeds, leases, mortgages, releases, agreements, receipts, repair orders, surveys, property maps, abstract of titles, ledgers, daybooks, letterbooks, estate statements, and rent rolls.
Quantity: 30.8 Linear feet (34 boxes, 102 volumes, 26 oversize folders)
Location: Manuscript cage
Call Phrase: MS 25