Print / View Finding Aid as Single Page

@ 2011 New-York Historical Society logo

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


@ 2011 New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Processed by Matthew Murphy

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

Access Points

Subject Names

  • Barney, James
  • Brown, William, of Albany, N.Y.
  • Buchanan, George
  • Buchanan, Thomas --1744-1815
  • Gilford, Samuel Jr.
  • Marvin, Alexander
  • Marvin, John, merchant of Albany, N.Y.
  • Marvin, William, merchant of Albany, N.Y.
  • Schuyler, Stephen P.

Document Type

  • Account books
  • Accounts
  • Bills of exchange
  • Bills of lading
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Daybooks
  • Insurance Policies
  • Invoices
  • Ledgers
  • Manifests
  • Photographic prints
  • Postcards
  • Programs
  • Promissory notes
  • Receipts
  • Ship's Logs
  • Ship's Manifests
  • Slave bill of sale

Subject Organizations

  • Chance (Brig)
  • Cornelia (Brig)
  • Franchot & Van Rensselaer
  • Henry Van Vleck & Co.
  • John Rogers & Co.
  • Samuel Gilford and Son
  • Thomas Buchanan and Son (Firm)
  • Van Wyck & Son
  • Whiting & Clark
  • William & Mary (Sloop)

Subject Topics

  • Insurance, Marine --New York (State) --New York
  • Rum Industry
  • Rum industry --New York (State) --New York
  • Shipping
  • Shipping --New York (State) --New York
  • Ships --Cargo
  • Ships --Maintenance and Repair
  • Slavery --New York (State) --New York
  • Sugar Trade
  • Sugar trade --New York (State) --New York
  • Tea Trade
  • Wages --Sailors
  • Wharves --New York (State) --New York
  • Wine Industry

Subject Places

  • Jamaica --Commerce
  • New York (N.Y.) --Commerce
  • West Indies --Commerce

Family Name(s)

  • Buchanan Family
  • Gilford Family
  • Ricker Family