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Guide to the John Pintard Papers
1750-1925 (bulk 1770-1890)
 MS 490

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Finding Aid is written in English.
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Descriptive Summary

Title: John Pintard Papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1750-1925 (bulk 1770-1890)
Abstract: John Pintard was a prominent New York City merchant who helped found the New-York Historical Society in 1804. He contributed significantly to numerous civic, cultural, religious, and philanthropic groups in New York.

Pintard's Journal of Studies, 1797-1804, is digitized and available in the  Shelby White and Leon Levy Digital Library.
Quantity: 6.8 Linear feet
Language: The John Pintard Papers are written in English.
Call Phrase: MS 490