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Guide to the Van Ness-Philip Family Papers
1711-1963 (bulk 1711-1945)
  MS 653

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

Container List

Series III: Van Ness Family

Scope and Contents note

The Van Ness Family series includes correspondence and papers of Henry G. and Catharine Douw Philip as well as correspondence, papers, and account books of the family carpet business, variously called James Philip and Son, and W.G. Philip and Company.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 15 Folder : 1 Letters: Gertrude Hoffman, Catherine Van Alen; Family history, history of Talavera
undated, 1804-1848
Box: 15 Folder : 2 Education of Ann E. Van Ness
1815-1819
Box: 15 Folder : 3 Letters from William P. Van Ness to John P. Van Ness
1802-1827
Box: 15 Folder : 4 Estate of William W. Van Ness, Debts owed and by John P. Van Ness
1823-1825
Box: 15 Folder : 5 Letters from James Van Ness, Defalcation; about George and John P. Van Ness, Letter from Cornelia (niece)
1830-1839
Box: 15 Folder : 6 Correspondence: Cornelius Peter Van Ness wit John P. Van Ness (brother)
1820-1847
Box: 15 Folder : 7 Peter Van Ness (d. 1804), and son: letters
1763-1804
Box: 15 Folder : 8 Funeral book: Marcia Van Ness (1832), letters, indenture
undated, 1832-1844
Box: 15 Folder : 9 Letters: Cornelius P. Van Ness
undated, 1831-1852
Box: 15 Folder : 10 Letters of Arthur Middleton, letter G. Ousley
1829-1843
Box: 15 Folder : 11 Correspondence of James J. Roosevelt, some re: George Van Ness affair
1832-1836
Box: 15 Folder : 12 Letter - William Worthington to John P. Van Ness, misc. from other Van Ness family
1808-1864

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