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Guide to the Beekman Family Papers
1652-1937
 MS 51

New-York Historical Society
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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

Container List

Box 37 and 38(A), Beekman Family Estates, Accounts and Correspondence; Box 38(A), James W. Beekman, 1761-1863

Scope and Contents

Boxes 37 and 38(A) have been combined into one box. For more information, see White's guide, Volume 2, pages 312-319.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 37 Folder : 1 William Beekman, Materials Pertaining to Estate Division, Funeral Costs, Accounts, and Federal Repayment for Revolutionary War Cannons. Includes William Beekman's Estate Inventory, Negatives and Original
1764-1795
Box: 37 Folder : 2 Gerard Beekman, James Beekman, Samuel Beekman, Abraham Beekman, Mary Beekman, Agreements, Indentures, and Correspondence
1764-1813
Box: 37 Folder : 3 James Beekman, William Beekman, Mary Beekman, Cornelia Beekman, and Gerard Beekman, Bills, Receipts, Correspondence. Includes Promissory Note Sent from William Duer to John Pintard, 1792.
1757-1796
Box: 37 Folder : 4 Abraham Van Gelder and Daniel Ryan, Estate Documents, Power of Attorney, Receipts, and Indentures
1765-1820
Box: 37 Folder : 5 Jane Keteltas Estate Documents, Receipts and Accounts for Gerard Beekman, John Beekman, James Beekman
1767-1823
Box: 38(A) Folder : 1 James W. Beekman, Accounts with John Beekman, The Heirs of William Beekman, J.C.D. Beekman, and Abraham Cox
1820-1842
Box: 38(A) Folder : 2 James W. Beekman, Correspondence from Seeland and Beckwith
1838-1849
Box: 38(A) Folder : 3 James W. Beekman, Estate, Property Documentation Pertaining to Beekmantown

Scope and Contents

Materials are not organized in chronological order.

Circa 1830s-1850s
Box: 38(A) Folder : 4 James W. Beekman, Accounts and Items Pertaining to California Trade, Bill of Goods for W.J. Milledoler
Circa 1840s-1863

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