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Guide to the
Hendricks Family Papers, 1713-1976
(bulk 1755-1959)
 MS 295

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Collection processed by Meaghan Dwyer, 2000; EAD finding aid prepared by Celia Hartmann, 2010; revisions and additions by Joseph Ditta, June-July 2017 and January 2020.

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Administrative Information


Acquired by donation from Rosalie Nathan Hendricks (Mrs. Henry S. Hendricks) in 1965, other Hendricks family members, Maxwell Whiteman, and by purchase. The supplemental material in Series IX was donated by Ruth (Hendricks) Schulson (daughter of Rosalie Nathan Hendricks), circa 2001. The bills of lading in Sub-series III.B, Box 12, Folder 4, are the gift of Peter A. Rabinowitz, in memory of Ruth Hendricks Schulson, daughter of Rosalie Nathan Hendricks, December 2019 (accession no. MS.2019.055).

Related Archival Materials in Other Collections

The American Jewish Historical Society includes collections of papers from the Hendricks and Tobias families also donated by Hendricks family members.

Related Materials at New-York Historical Society

The N-YHS Library holds one folder of Harmon and Henry Hendricks papers, 1824-1866 (AHMC - Hendricks, Harmon and Henry), and a letter book of Tobias I. Tobias, 1827-1839 (BV Tobias).

The Museum's collections include portraits of Mr. and Mrs. Harmon Hendricks, Mrs. Alfred Tobias, and Mrs. Tobias I. Tobias.