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Guide to the Peter Curtenius Papers
 MS 142

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Curtenius , Peter, d. 1817
Title: Peter Curtenius Papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1748-1844
Dates [bulk]: Bulk, 1809-1814
Abstract: Peter Curtenius served as the United States Marshal of the District of New York during the War of 1812. The collection primarily relates to his duties as Marshal, though there are also deeds and other documents pertaining to the Curtenius family's real estate holdings.
Quantity: 0.65 Linear feet (3 boxes)
Call Phrase: MS 142