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Guide to the William Duer Papers
1752-1836 (bulk 1770-1800)
  MS 182

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Collection processed by Processed by Mary Jo Kline and Jan Hilley.

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on October 21, 2011
Description is in English.

Access Points

Subject Names

  • Bird, Mark, 1739-1812.
  • Deane, Silas, 1737-1789.
  • Duer family
  • Duer, Catherine Alexander.
  • Duer, William Alexander, 1780-1858.
  • Livingston, Edward, 1764-1836.
  • Peebles, Hugh
  • Snall, Robert, fl. 1771-1774.
  • Tilghman, Tench, 1744-1786.
  • Wilson, James, 1742-1798.

Document Type

  • Account books
  • Accounts
  • Bills of exchange
  • Contracts
  • Correspondence
  • Deeds
  • Indentures
  • Invoices
  • Leases
  • Legal documents
  • Letter books
  • Receipts
  • Vouchers

Subject Organizations

  • England and Wales. ROyal Navy -- Equipment.
  • New York (State). Court of Chancery.
  • Scioto Land Company
  • United States. Army -- Supplies and stores.
  • United States. Continental Army -- Supplies and stores.

Subject Topics

  • Debt, Imprisonment for -- New York (State.
  • Distilleries -- New York (State) -- Poughkeepsie
  • Finance -- New York (State)
  • Jails -- New York (State) -- New York.
  • Land settlement -- Illinois.
  • Lumber trade -- United States.
  • Sawmills -- New York (State) -- Fort Miller.
  • Speculation.

Subject Places

  • Fort Miller (N.Y.) -- Commerce.
  • New York (State) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Equipment and supplies.
  • Poughkeepsie (N.Y.) -- Commerce
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Equipment and supplies.