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Guide to the New York Crystal Palace Records
1840-1858
 MS 443.13

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© 2011 New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Julianna Monjeau

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on February 22, 2012
Finding Aid is written in English.

Container List

Series II: Financial Records, 1844-1847

Arrangement Note

Series II: Financial Records is arranged by type and then chronologically.

Scope and Content Note

Series II: Financial Records contains drafts of contracts with vendors, bills, and receipts. A majority of the bills and receipts document large financial transactions regarding the construction of the Crystal Palace and the procurement of exhibit items. A small amount of bills and receipts document Theodore Sedgwick's personal expenditures while president of the Association.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 3 Folder : 1 Contracts
October 1852-November 1853, Undated
Box: 3 Folder : 2 Receipts
September 1844-June 1847
Box: 3 Folder : 3 Bills
February 1853-December 1854
Box: 3 Folder : 4 Bills
undated

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