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Guide to the Records of the Tontine Coffee-House
1738-1879 (bulk 1791-1871)
  MS 631

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Collection processed by Gregory Tavormina

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

Container List

Series VII: Legal, 1835-1879

Scope and Contents note

Legal documents include papers relating to heirs' claim to the share of George Bright Junior, and the last will and testament of Richard A. Varick. They also include a printed summons dated April 11, 1879, naming Frederic de Peyster and William T. Horn as plaintiffs relating to their claim to the Tontine Coffee-House as sole survivors of the tontine.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 2 Folder : 8 Summons - Frederic De Peyster & William T. Horn v. John Bright, etc.
Box: 2 Folder : 9 Papers Relating to Heirs' Claim to the Share of George Bright, Jr.
Box: 2 Folder : 10 Will of Richard A. Varick
Box: 2 Folder : 11 Documents Concerning John Charlton's Estate
Box: 2 Folder : 12 Legal Papers Regarding the Case of Doctor Charlton's Will and Estate

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