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Guide to the Low, Fleming, and King Family Papers
 MS 3091

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Title: Low, Fleming, and King family papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1794-1945
Abstract: Correspondence, documents, and ephemera stemming from the related Low, Fleming, and King families. Includes a 1794 letter to New York merchant and developer Nicholas Low (1739-1826) from Alexander Hamilton, and letters to the firm Low & Wallace from American and European importers and exporters, such as the Widow John Lang, Son & Co. of Bremen. Also present are a number of 19th century United States revenue stamps that were torn or soaked from documents by a collector.
Quantity: 0.42 Linear feet in 1 document box and 1 oversize folder.
Call Phrase: MS 3091