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Guide to the Beekman Family Papers
 MS 51

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
(212) 873-3400

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 6(A), James W. Beekman, Real Estate and Business Papers, 1811-1870's

Scope and Contents

See White's guide: Vol 1 pages 63-77. His descriptions have since been divided between boxes 6(A) and 6(B), with the bulk of 6(A) holding 19th century materials, 6(B) holding 18th century materials.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 6(A) Folder : 1 Assessments
Box: 6(A) Folder : 2 Report to the Board of Governors of the Society of the New York Hospital
Box: 6(A) Folder : 3 Notes on the founding of New York Hospital, notes on the history of medicine (bulk 19th century)
1624-1871, undated
Box: 6(A) Folder : 4 Bills for construction
Box: 6(A) Folder : 5 Assessments to Central Park and 51st Street
Box: 6(A) Folder : 6 Fire insurance policies
Box: 6(A) Folder : 7 Business Papers, Accounts relating to Property, Dutch Reformed Church, Taxes, Insurance
Box: 6(A) Folder : 8 Deeds, Bonds, Indentures (mostly drafts), Women's Hospital
Box: 6(A) Folder : 9 Documents pertaining to Trinity Cemetery, the Women's Hospital, and Business in Paris. Also, Correspondence and Receipts
Circa 1860-1870
Box: 6(A) Folder : 10 Correspondence
Box: 6(A) Folder : 11 Account with William Foey (1840's), Notes on the Village of Hospitals Idea (1870's)
Box: 6(A) Folder : 12 Receipts for Gerard Beekman's House at Broadway and Spring St

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