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Guide to the Carolyn Cassady Kent Papers
 MS 2920

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

New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Larry Weimer

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on February 01, 2022
Finding aid written in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

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Preferred Citation

The collection should be cited as: Carolyn Cassady Kent papers, MS 2920, New-York Historical Society.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Hannah Kent, Carolyn Kent's daughter, in 2011-12.

Processing Information

The collection has not been physically processed and remains in original folders as received by N-YHS. A finding aid describing the overall content of the collection to the box level was prepared by archivist Larry Weimer in August 2021. The box level descriptions, including date ranges, were based on skims of the material and are rough and approximate.