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Guide to the Bush Family Papers
1824–1936
 MS 3197

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

Creator: Bush (Family)
Title: Bush family papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1824–1936
Abstract: A small collection of deeds, address books, and financial items stemming from the Bronx-based Bush family, descendants of Scottish immigrant John S. Bush (1844–1913). Includes minutes of the John S. Bush Manufacturing Co., purveyors of ice, wood, and coal (1909–1919), and European travel diaries kept by Frances Maude (Morris) Bush (1928–1936).
Quantity: 0.63 Linear feet in 2 document boxes.
Language: The documents in the collection are in English.
Call Phrase: MS 3197