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Guide to the
Iselin Family Papers and Photographs
1880–1991
 MS 3076

New-York Historical Society
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New York, NY 10024
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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Iselin (Family)
Title: Iselin family papers and photographs
Dates [inclusive]: 1880–1991
Abstract: A small collection of papers and photographs documenting the Iselin family of New York, particularly the immediate descendants of banker Columbus O'Donnell Iselin (1851–1933) and his wife, Edith Colford (Jones) Iselin (1854–1930), as well as their Jones and O'Donnell forbears.
Quantity: 1.668 Linear feet (in 4 document boxes and 1 oversize folder).
Location: Except for one oversize folder, all of this collection is stored offsite and advance notice is required for use. Please contact manuscripts@nyhistory.org prior to your research visit to coordinate access. Keep in mind that it will take between two (2) and five (5) business days for collections to arrive, and you should plan your research accordingly.
Language: The majority of the documents in this collection are in English, with some instances of German and Latin.
Call Phrase: MS 3076