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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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Collection processed by Alisa Harrison and John Winter

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

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Box 30(A), James W. Beekman, 1839-1859

Scope and Contents

For more information, see White's Guide, Volume 2, pages 300-301 (Note: some material in the guide, particularly bound volumes, is not designated by folder and has been relocated to Box 30(B)). For more on Beekmantown (folders 2, 6) see Box 21 Folders 1-10, and Box 34(A) Folder 2.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 30(A) Folder : 1 Invitations to Washington's Birthday Celebration, Account of Fraud in Assessments in NYC, Memo Book, Gerard Beekman's Notes on Professor Joy's Lectures
1847-1848
Box: 30(A) Folder : 2 Miscellaneous Accounts, Power of Attorney, Tax Assessments, Plan of Foundation for 51 St. House, Beekmantown Ephemera, James W. Beekman Income Assessment, Legal Documents
1839-1849
Box: 30(A) Folder : 3 Accounts, Taxes, Checks, French Accounts (In French)
1850-1855
Box: 30(A) Folder : 4 Accounts Pertaining to European Trip, Largely from France, Some from Italy
1856
Box: 30(A) Folder : 5 Accounts and Insurance Policy Material, Checks, Hand-Edited Copy of NY Senate Act for Local Improvements
1857-1859
Box: 30(A) Folder : 6 Accounts, Family Purchases of Dry Goods, State Senate Papers, Map of Beekmantown Lot-holders
1859

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