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Guide to the Alexander Robert Chisolm Papers
1861-1908
 MS 670.5

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
Phone: (212) 873-3400


© 2011 New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Rachel Schimke

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on May 14, 2014 using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to qualified researchers. Material that is on microfilm must be viewed in that format.

Conditions Governing Use note

Permission to quote from this collection in a publication must be requested and granted in writing. Send permission requests, citing the name of the collection from which you wish to quote, to: Manuscript Curator, The New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024

Preferred Citation note

This collection should be cited as the Alexander Robert Chisolm Papers, MS 5002, The New-York Historical Society.

Related Archival Materials note

The family papers of A.R. Chisolm's in-laws, the Schieffelins, are housed at the New York Public Library Manuscripts and Archives Division and at Yale University's Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library.

Separated Materials note

A partial item-level inventory of the collection conducted by the New-York Historical Society in 1912 was separated but is available upon request.

Existence and Location of Copies note

Some materials in this collection are on microfilm. Materials that are on microfilm must be viewed in that format. See reference staff for details.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

The collection was donated to the New-York Historical Society by A.R. Chisolm's son in 1912.