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Guide to the Records of the Hudson-Fulton Celebration Commission
1905-1913 (Bulk 1909-1911)
  MS 314

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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on October 18, 2011
Description is in English.

Container List

Series III: Legal Documents

Subseries I:

Scope and Contents note

The legal documents in this collection consist of materials related to complaints against the Commission, as well as paperwork related to copyrighted materials (i.e. Celebration emblem, etc).

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 30 Folder : 1 Certified copies of state laws
1909 May 3-1909 June 3
Box: 30 Folder : 2 Copyright
1909 Mar. 6-1909 Sept. 11
Box: 30 Folder : 3 Erie Railroad Company
1909-1911
Box: 30 Folder : 4 Pain Manufacturing Company
1909-1910
Box: 30 Folder : 5 I.M. Southern & Company
1909 Sept. 17-1909 Nov. 30
Box: 30 Folder : 6 Legal Documents
1909-1910

Subseries II: Contracts

Scope and Contents note

This subseries contains contracts and agreements between the Commission and various other parties, such as bands, architects, and vendors. In some instances, relevant correspondence and documents are filed with the contracts. The contracts are arranged alphabetically by the name of the second party.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 30 Folder : 7 Band Contracts: Bronx Parade
1909 Sept. 25-1909 Sept. 27
Box: 30 Folder : 8 Band Contracts: Carnival Parade (Brooklyn)
1909 Sept. 27-1909 Oct. 7
Box: 30 Folder : 9 Band Contracts: Carnival Parade (Manhattan)
1909 Sept. 10-1909 Sept. 21
Box: 30 Folder : 10 Band Contracts: Historical Parade (Brooklyn)
1909 Sept. 21
Box: 30 Folder : 11 Band Contracts: Historical Parade (Manhattan)
1909 Sept. 8-1909 Sept. 25
Box: 30 Folder : 12 Band Contracts: Staten Island Parade
1909 Sept. 24
Box: 31 Folder : 1 Contracts: A-Cam
1909 Mar. 29-1909 Sept. 24
Box: 31 Folder : 2 Contracts: Car-Curtiss
1909 Jun. 8-1909 Sept. 28
Box: 31 Folder : 3 Contracts: E-Med
1909 Jul.-1909 Sept. 29
Box: 31 Folder : 4 Contracts: Met-P
1908 Mar. 30-1909 Sept. 28
Box: 31 Folder : 5 Contracts: R-S
1909 Feb. 8-1909 Oct. 14
Box: 31 Folder : 6 Contracts: T-W
1909 May 18-1909 Sept. 22

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