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Guide to the Beekman Family Papers
1652-1937
 MS 51

New-York Historical Society
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New York, NY 10024
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New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Alisa Harrison and John Winter

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on June 24, 2019
Description is in English

Container List

Box 2, James W. Beekman, Correspondence, Circa 1850-1870

Scope and Contents

For more information, see White's Guide, Volume 1, pages 2-23, which contains item-level detail' however, many folders are organized alphabetically and thus do not line up to the container list directly.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 2 Folder : 1 James W. Beekman, Correspondence Received

Scope and Contents

Includes institutional documentation for the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, the N-YHS, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

1870's
Box: 2 Folder : 2 James W. Beekman, Series of Letters to Dr. William B. Casey, Senator James Dixon, Rev. Charles M. Jameson, Edward S. Rand, Baron Roenne, Dr. John K. Sappington, William P. Wainwright
1854-1864
Box: 2 Folder : 3 James W. Beekman, Correspondence Received (Alphabetical by sender last name)
1860-1864
Box: 2 Folder : 4 James W. Beekman, Correspondence Received
1857-1858
Box: 2 Folder : 5 James W. Beekman, Correspondence Received
1859
Box: 2 Folder : 6 James W. Beekman, Matias Romero Letters
1864-1868
Box: 2 Folder : 7 James W. Beekman, Correspondence Received
1854
Box: 2 Folder : 8A James W. Beekman, Correspondence Received
1855
Box: 2 Folder : 8B James W. Beekman, Correspondence Received

Scope and Contents

Not all material in this folder is listed in White's notes.

1856
Box: 2 Folder : 9 James W. Beekman, Correspondence Received
1847, 1851-1852
Box: 2 Folder : 10 James W. Beekman, Correspondence Received from Bryant Clay, Colfax, Grant, Mitchell, Scott, Sherman, Steele (includes bound letterbooks and loose letters)
1851-1867

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