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Guide to the Ebenezer Stevens Papers
1739-1822
 MS 592

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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on May 17, 2016
Finding Aid is written in English.

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Series III: Financial Documents, 1769, 1785-1806

Scope and Content Note

Series III consists of various financial documents regarding Stevens' business as well as personal matters. The documents regarding shipping are largely bills of lading, which document the sending or receiving of shipped goods. Bills of lading include the date sent or received; name of shipper and reciever; destination and origin as well as price of goods. Also included in the shipping documents are several records of accounts.

The documents regarding General Schuyler are also of a business nature and contain information regarding accounts between Stevens and Schuyler.

The school bills contain documents regarding the payment for education of Stevens' children. It consists of several bills for education and supplies.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 3 Folder : 1 Shipping
1769, 1785-1793
Box: 3 Folder : 2 Financial Documents regarding General Philip Schuyler
1786-1787
Box: 3 Folder : 3 School Bills
1789-1806
Box: Oversize Folder : Small Commission [Y-Stevens, Ebenezer]
1798

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