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

New-York Historical Society
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New York, NY 10024
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© 2011 New-York Historical Society

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

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on August 21, 2017
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Container List

Series VI. Related Families Business Records (1821-1869), 1821-1869

Subseries VI.A. Tobias Brothers, Merchants (1821-1859)

Scope and Content

The subseries contains material relating to the watch and wine trade of Tobias I. Tobias and his sons, Henry and Charles, who were the father and brothers, respectively, of Fanny Tobias Hendricks, wife of Uriah Hendricks, II. It includes loose correspondence, invoices, and other business records organized chronologically by person and subject.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 20 Folder : 2 Henry Tobias: cloth orders
1821-1856
Box: 20 Folder : 3 Henry and Charles Tobias: business correspondence
1831-1853
Box: 20 Folder : 4 Tobias I. Tobias: wine orders
1832-1859
Box: 20 Folder : 5 Henry and Charles Tobias: watch orders (folder 1 of 2)
1839-1846
Box: 20 Folder : 6 Henry and Charles Tobias: watch orders (folder 2 of 2)
1839-1846
Box: 20 Folder : 7 Henry and Charles Tobias: invoices received, other items
1839-1856
Box: OS Small Folder : Y-Hendricks 16 Invoices, business records
1838-1839

Subseries VI.B. Tobias, Hendricks and Company (1859-1869)

Scope and Content

The subseries contains material relating to the mercantile trade of Tobias, Hendricks and Company, a partnership between Thomas Jefferson Tobias and Francis Hendricks, son of Uriah Hendricks, II. It includes loose correspondence and invoices organized chronologically, and a letterbook containing 465 letters

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 20 Folder : 8 Correspondence and business records
1859-1868
Volume: 24 Letterbook
1865-1866

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