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Guide to the Stuyvesant-Rutherfurd Papers
1647-1917 (bulk 1840-1917)
  MS 605

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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 04, 2011
Description is in English.

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Series XII: Gerardus Stuyvesant

Scope and Contents note

Gerardus Stuyvesant (1691-1777) was the father of Peter (Petrus) Stuyvesant (1727-1805) and Nicholas William Stuyvesant (1722-1780).

Subseries 1: Gerardus Stuyvesant - Letters Received 1776

Scope and Contents note

One letter, August 21, 1776, from John Morin Scott. Scott answers Gerardus Stuyvesant's complaint that he has been driven from his house by the army, and has been forced to sleep in a barn.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 14 Folder : 14 Gerardus Stuyvesant -- Letters Received
1796
Subseries 2: Gerardus Stuyvesant - Legal Papers N.D., 1715, 1764-1776

Scope and Contents note

Primarily leases for properties in Albany County and New York City.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 14 Folder : 15 Gerardus Stuyvesant -- Legal Papers
N.D., 1715, 1770 - 1776
Box: 14 Folder : 16 Gerardus Stuyvesant -- Oversize Legal Papers
1764, 1776
Subseries 3: Gerardus Stuyvesant (Estate of -) - Receipt 1776

Scope and Contents note

To Abraham van Vlect for "sundry medicins" (sic).

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 14 Folder : 17 Gerardus Stuyvesant (Estate of ) -- Receipt
1776

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