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Guide to the Morgan Lewis Papers
1715-1860
 MS 383

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Description is in English.

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Title: Morgan Lewis Papers
Dates: 1715-1860
Abstract: The Morgan Lewis Papers consist primarily of papers belonging to Morgan Lewis (1754-1844) and his family members, including correspondence, accounts, leases, mortgages, wills, maps, surveys, rent rolls, commissions, printed materials, and notes. They cover his time as a solider in the American Revolution and the War of 1812, as a jurist, and as governor of New York and primarily describe the business and land dealings of Morgan Lewis and his extended family.
Quantity: 7.5 Linear feet (8 boxes)
Location note: Manuscript Cage
Call Phrase: MS 383