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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

Container List

Box 45, Memorabilia, 1808-1926

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 45 Folder : 1 "Us," A Book of Poems
Undated
Box: 45 Folder : 2 General John Steele, Personal and Official Papers (Collector of Customs at Philadelphia, circa 1808-1811). Consists largely of correspondence sent between Philadelphia and Washington City, and contains discussion of the trade embargo.
1808-1864
Box: 45 Folder : 3 Benjamin F. Beekman, Draft Copy of Will
1875
Box: 45 Folder : 4 Papers of Intermediate Generation between James and James W. Beekman, Pertaining Largely to Gerard Beekman. Includes Newspaper Clippings, Chancery Court Petition, Correspondence
1811-1863
Box: 45 Folder : 5 Papers of Intermediate Generation between James and James W. Beekman, Regarding Lots #99 and #112 on Broadway and Mercer Street, and Gerard Beekman and Isaac Cox, Including Supreme Court Documentation and Receipts
1816-1818
Box: 45 Folder : 6 James W. Beekman, Columbia College Paper, Correspondence

Scope and Contents

Potentially detailed in White's guide, page 369.

1833-1835
Box: 45 Folder : 7 Papers of Intermediate Generation between James and James W. Beekman, Pertaining largely to Gerard Beekman
1811-1839
Box: 45 Folder : 8 Papers, Post James W. Beekman, Including Clippings, Church Bulletins, Correspondence, Genealogy, and Obituaries. Includes Invitation to Dinner with President Teddy Roosevelt at the White House in 1902 and Correspondence with Roosevelt.
1887-1926
Box: 45 Folder : 9 Family Scrapbook

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Bound volume.

Undated

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