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Guide to the Samuel Gilford Papers
1753-1951 (bulk 1753-1828)
  MS 249

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


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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on October 25, 2011
Description is in English.

Administrative Information

Provenance

Donation, ca. 1950's

Access Restrictions

Open to qualified researchers.

Portions of the collection that have been microfilmed will be brought to the researcher in that format and can be made available by Interlibrary loan.

Photocopying undertaken by staff only. Limited to twenty exposures of stable, unbound material per day. (Researchers may not accrue unused copy amounts from previous days.)

Use Restrictions

Permission to quote from this collection in a publication must be requested and granted in writing. Send permission requests, citing the name of the collection from which you wish to quote, to

Manuscripts Curator
The New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024

Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as Samuel Gilford Papers, The New-York Historical Society.

Related Material at The New-York Historical Society

Material related to Samuel Gilford's other two sons, Thomas B. Gilford and Jacob T. Gilford, is held at the New-York Historical Society. Fifteen small volumes of Thomas B. Gilford's account books from the late 19th century can be accessed with the call phrase "BV Gilford, Thomas B." Jacob T. Gilford's lecture notes kept while he was a medical student studying under Dr. David Hosack in the early 19th century can be accessed with the call phrase "BV Gilford, Jacob T." Additionally, five volumes of records related to the firm of Thomas Buchanan and Son can be accessed with the call phrase "BV Buchanan, Thomas and Son." One letterbook belonging to Almy Buchanan related to Thomas Buchanan's estate can be accessed by the call phrase "BV Buchanan, Almy."