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Guide to the Buckingham Smith papers and collected materials, 1529-1941, n.d. MS 2413

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Collection processed by Julia Lipkins

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Administrative Information

Related Materials Note

Information concerning the the acquisition of Smith's books, archival collections and art objects by N-YHS can be found in: New-York Historical Society Institutional Archive management committee records (NYHS-RG 1), Series IV. Official Papers, Folder: Official Papers. 1872 (6 of 6). Buckingham Smith Acquisition.

Additional items related to Smith within the New-York Historical Society Institutional Archive can be found in: General Correspondence (NYHS-RG 2), folder label: Correspondence. 1858 January-April and General Correspondence (NYHS-RG 2), folder label: 1927-29 Correspondence. R (3 of 3).

Published books, either owned or authored by Smith, can be located in the online catalog by searching the term "Buckingham Smith."

Processing Information Note

The Smith papers were arranged and catalogued on multiple occasions throughout the 20th century. Some materials, including manuscripts, transcriptions and maps, were bound and microfilmed in 1948, others in the 1970s; these items are clearly marked in the finding aid.