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Guide to the New-York Historical Society Schenectady Collection
1688?-1883, undated (bulk, 1710s-1840s)
 MS 544

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Collection processed by Alison Barr and Larry Weimer

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on July 09, 2020
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Descriptive Summary

Creator: New-York Historical Society
Title: New-York Historical Society Schenectady collection
Dates [inclusive]: 1688?-1883, undated (bulk, 1710s-1840s)
Abstract: Deeds, indentures, surveys, leases, patents, charters, tax lists, receipts, promissory notes, warrants, accounts, petitions of early subscribers and city residents, memoranda, bills, charters, military orders, receipts, and commissions; acts; election records; summons; official correspondence; minutes of meetings of residents and local officials; and various other public and private documents, 1688-1883 (bulk 1710-1840), pertaining to the city and residents of Schenectady, New York.
Quantity: 0.63 Linear feet in two document boxes
Language: The documents in the collection are primarily in English, with several in Dutch.
Call Phrase: MS 544