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Guide to the Oversize Manuscripts Collection
1648-2018
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Collection processed by Catherine Newton and Audrey Belanger, with ongoing additions by others.

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Finding Aid is written in English. using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Container List

Series I. Individual Oversize Manuscripts, 1648-1942

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1648, April (Melyen) [Y-1648, April] Melyen Papers - Mandamus

See Also:

AHMC- Melyen, Cornelius

1648 April 28
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1651, January (Stuyvesant) [Y-1651, January] Land Grant - Peter Stuyvesant to Manuel de Spangie, a free negro
1651 January 18
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1667 (Richard) [Y-1667] Nicolls Richard Deed
1667
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1672, May (Howland) [Y-1672, May] John Howland Last Will and Testament
1672 May 29
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1677, September (Andros) [Y-1677, September] Andros- Oyster Bay- Deed
1677 September 29
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1680, June (Andros) [Y-1680, June] Andros Patent
1680 June 4
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1685 (Dongan) [Y-1685] Dongan's Patent - Queen's Village Manor
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1686 (Dongan) [Y-1686] Dongan's Patent - Queen's Village Manor
1685
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1686 (Deed) [Y-1686] Indian Deed
1686
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1687, August (Dudley) [Y-1687, August] Dudley, Sloughton, Buckley- Court of Admiralty
1687 August 18
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1694, May (Huddleston) [Y-1694, May] Lloyd Huddleston Deed
1694 May 16
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1697 (Clausen) [Y-1697] Petition of Cornelius Clausen
1697
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1700 (Indenture) [Y-1700] Indenture for sale of land on Broadway in lower Manhattan to the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of the City of New York

Scope and Contents

Parchment deed. Land sold by five couples, being the heirs of Pieter Stoutenburgh (1613-1699): Tobias Stoutenburgh (bricklayer) and wife, Antio (or Annetie?); Evort Boyvanko, Esquire and wife, Wyntio; Isaac Stoutenburgh (carpenter) and wife, Noltio; Albortus Ringo (cordwainer) and wife, Jannotio(?); and William Waldron and wife, Engoltio(?). Deed signed with seals by all, with three of the wives using marks. Deed recorded January 22, 1700. Later note on reverse signed by Justice David Provoost and others dated October 29, 1701. Rough typescript and notes from donor are also in the folder. (Gift of Dr. William O'Keefe, October 2019.)

1700-1701
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1703 (Dudley) [Y-1703] Commissions to Hilton by Dudley
1703, 1704
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1704 (New York Colony) [Y-1704] New York Colony Accounts- Customs
1704
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1704 (Rensselaerswyck) [Y-1704] Rensselaerswyck
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1704, May-June (Rensselaerswyck) [Y-1704, May-June] Rensselaerswyck
1704 May-June
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1704, June (Rensselaerswyck) [Y-1704] Rensselaerswyck
1704 June
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1704, August (Queen Anne) [Y-1704, August] Petition to Queen Anne
1704 August 28
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1705 (Customs) [Y-1705] Customs Account, New York
1705
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1705, April (Patent) [Y-1705, April] Land Patent
1705 April 19
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1706, April (Rutherfurd) [Y-1706, April] Rutherfurd Collection- Small Scrapbook #32

See Also:

Rutherfurd Collection

1706 April 5
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1708 (Symes) [Y-1708] Symes Patent
1708
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1708, March (Wenham) [Y-1708, March] Thomas Wenham
1708 March 6
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1708, September (Praa-Crommelin) [Y-1708, September] Praa-Crommelin Deed
1708 September 29
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1712 (Coroner) [Y-1712] Coroner's Inquests Re: 1712 Slave Revolt
1712
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1718, January (DePeyster) [Y-1718, January] Deed- Abraham DePeyster to Samuel Bayard (Wall Street)
1718 January 3
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1718, May (Van Cortlandt) [Y-1718, May] Van Cortlandt Family- Deed

See Also:

Van Cortlandt Family Papers (1687-1831)

1718 May 1
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1718, May (Brevoort) [Y-1718, May] Will of Henry Brevoort
1718 May 4
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1718, July (Rutherfurd) [Y-1718, July] Rutherfurd vol. 1, pg.11

See Also:

Rutherfurd Collection

1718 July 2
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1718, September (Latham-Cannon) [Y-1718, September] Latham-Cannon Indenture
1718 September 18
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1720 (Newkirk/Van Dam) [Y-1720] Newkirk/Van Dam
1720
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1720 (Newkirk/Van Dam) [Y-1720] Newkirk/Van Dam
1720
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1720, March (Schuyler) [Y-1720, March] Land Patent- Signed by Peter Schuyler
1720 March 17
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1721 (Holfaert) [Y-1721] Land Deed b/w Anthony Holfaert and Rutgert Van Grunt
1721
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1722, March (Verplanck) [Y-1722, March] Verplanck Indenture
1722 March 7
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1722, April (Johnston) [Y-1722, April] Johnston Lease and Release to Van Horne
1722 April 16-17
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1723 (Mohawk) [Y-1723] Deed of Partition of the Mohawk Lands
1723
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1723 (Sell) [Y-1723] Indenture between William and Jane Sell
1723
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1723, August (DuPuy-Malleville) [Y-1723, August] DuPuy- Malleville Indenture
1723 August 9
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1725 (Connecticut) [Y-1725] Deed of the Colony of Connecticut
1725
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1727, February (Searle-Pintard) [Y-1727, February] Searle-Pintard Indenture
1727 February 1
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1732 (Van Cortlandt) [Y-1732] Stephen Van Cortlandt

See Also:

Van Cortlandt Family Papers (1687-1831)

1732
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1732, October (Van Cortlandt) [Y-1732, October] Van Cortlandt Family- Deed

See Also:

Van Cortlandt Family Papers (1687-1831)

1732 October 27
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1733, August (Van Cortlandt) [Y-1733, August] Van Cortlandt Family- Chancery Deed

See Also:

Van Cortlandt Family Papers (1687-1831)

1733 August 7
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1733, November 1-2 (Van Cortlandt) [Y-1733, November] Van Cortlandt Family Deeds

See Also:

Van Cortlandt Family Papers (1687-1831)

1733 November 1-2
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1733, November 12 (Van Cortlandt) [Y-1733, November] Van Cortlandt Family- Deed

See Also:

Van Cortlandt Family Papers (1687-1831)

1733 November 12
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1734 (Morris) [Y-1734] Lewis Morris Court Case Argued in London
1734
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1735, July (Hempstead) [Y-1735, July] Charter of the St. George's Church, Hempstead, Long Island
1735 July 23
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1735, December (Westenhook) [Y-1735, December] Indian Deed- Westenhook
1735 December 24
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1736, May (Elsworth) [Y-1736, May] Probate, Will of Theophilus Elsworth
1736 May 24
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1742 (Stuyvesant) [Y-1742] Partition of the Stuyvesant Estate

See Also:

John Rutherfurd papers, 1726-1835 (bulk 1775-1835) ; Harlem papers, 1660-1879 (bulk [before 1800])

1742
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1742, April (Pritchard- Writ) [Y-1742, April] Ann Pritchard- Writ
1742 April 17
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1742, December (Remsen) [Y-1742, December] Indenture- Van Borssom Remsen
1742 December 17
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1743, June (Livingston) [Y-1743, June] Exemplification of Land Patents of Robert Livingston
1743 June 1
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1744, May (Malleville) [Y-1744, May] Malleville-DeWint Deed
1744 May 18
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1744, September (Delancey) [Y-1744, September] Appointment of James Delancey- Chief Justice
1744 September 14
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1745, February (Horne) [Y-1745, February, March] Lease and Release- James Van Horne to Abraham Lodge- Lots in Dock Ward, New York City
1745 February 28, March 3
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1745, March (Lodge) [Y-1745, March] Lodge, Abraham- Conveyance to Van Horne (Two Lots- Dock Ward- NYC)
1745 March 17
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1745, June (Bayard) [Y-1745, June] Bayard to Kennedy- Deeds
1745 June 7-8
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1745, September (Levy) [Y-1745, September] Levy, Isaac, Inventory
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1747 (Van Cortlandt) [Y-1747] Van Cortlandt Family - Patent for Dutch Church

See Also:

Van Cortlandt Family Papers (1687-1831)

1747
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1747 (Ludlow) [Y-1747] Ludlow, John and William
1747
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1747, October (Delancey) [Y-1747, October] Appointment of James Delancey- Lieutenant Governor of New York
1747 October 27
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1748, October (Cannon) [Y-1748, October] Probate of John Cannon's Will
1748 October 5
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1749, June (Van Cortlandt) [Y-1749, June] Van Cortlandt Family- Agreement

See Also:

Van Cortlandt Family Papers (1687-1831)

1749 June 12
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1749, December (Alexander) [Y-1749, December] Alexander vs. Timothy Meeker (Alexander Papers)

See Also:

Alexander papers, 1668-1818 (bulk 1717-1786)

1749 December 1
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1753 (Cooper) [Y-1753] Deed and Map- Cooper Property- Oyster Bay, L.I.
1753
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1753, February (Van Cortlandt) [Y-1753, February] Letters Patent of George the Second to Van Cortlandt

See Also:

Van Cortlandt family papers, 1688-1846

1753 February 19
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1758 (Pirates) [Y-1758] Commission to Try Pirates
1758
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1759, March (Montgomery) [Y-1759, March] Montgomery Ward- Lease
1759 March 29
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1760, October (Colden) [Y-1760, October] Broadside (From Colden Papers)

See Also:

Cadwallader Colden Papers, 1677-1832 (bulk 1711-1775)

1760 October 27
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1761, May (Muster) [Y-1761, May] Muster Roll
1761 May 19
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1761, May (White) [Y-1761, May] White and Crawford Patent
1761 May 13
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1762, January (Van Ranst) [Y-1762, January] Van Ranst- Deed
1762 January 3
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1763 (Yates) [Y-1763] Yates, Christopher- Mohawk River- Canajoharie Patent
1763
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1763 (Barclay) [Y-1763] Maershalk Map (From Henry Barclay and Family Land Papers)

See Also:

Henry Barclay and family land papers, 1764-1834

1763
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1763, January (Rapalje) [Y-1763, January] Rapalje- Deed
1763 January 22
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1765 (Nassau) [Y-1765] Deed of Conveyance for Land in Nassau b/w Denys and Crepser
1765
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1766 (Hawks) [Y-1766] North Carolina (From Bv North Carolina Hawks Papers)

See Also:

Francis L. Hawks papers, 1833-1866

1766
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1766, May (Sons) [Y-1766, May] Sons of Liberty
1766 May 31
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1768 (Ludlow) [Y-1768] Indenture b/w George and Cary Ludlow
1768
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1768, May (Lupton) [Y-1768, May] Lupton, Swits, Schuyler Indenture
1768 May 16
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1769, March (Rivington) [Y-1769, March] Rivington, Van Horne, McEvers- Tripartite Agreement
1769 March 8
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1769, March (Rivington) [Y-1769, March] Rivington, Van Horne, McEvers- Tripartite Agreement
1769 March 8
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1769, March (Remsen) [Y-1769, March] Remsen
1769 March 18
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1769, April (Morris) [Y-1769, April] Staats Long Morris Release
1769 April 4
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1769, May (DeLancey) [Y-1769, May] DeLancey Deed
1769 May 5
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1769, September (Charter) [Y-1769, September] Charter
1769 September 29
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1771 (Dunmore) [Y-1771] Petition to Lord Dunmore
1771
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1771, March (Kayaderosseras) [Y-1771, March] Kayaderosseras Patent [Field] book
1771
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1771, June (N.Y. Hospital) [Y-1771, June] N.Y. Hospital- Charter
1771 June 13
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1772, December (Beekman) [Y-1772, December] Beekman Family- Deed

See Also:

Beekman Family Papers

1772 December 1
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1773, February (Samuel) [Y-1773, February] Farmer, Samuel- Deed
1773 February 2
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1773, March (Poughkeepsie) [Y-1773, March] Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
1773 March 9
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1773, March (Christ Church) [Y-1773, March] Charter of Christ Church- Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
1773 March 9
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1773, May (Kayaderosseras) [Y-1773, May] Kayaderosseras Patent [Field] Book
1773
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1774 (Verplanck) [Y-1774] Verplanck, Samuel- Deeds
1774
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1774, March (Flushing) [Y-1774, March] Deed- Flushing
1774 March 26
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1774, April (Waldron) [Y-1774, April] Waldron, Adolph- Ferry Lease
1774 April 12
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1774, May (Facsimile) [Y-1774, May] Facsimile- Letter from New York to Massachusetts
1774 May 23
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1774, October (Varick) [Y-1774, October] Varick, Richard- Attorney at Law
1774 October 21
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1774 (Remsen) [Y-1774-1775] Remsen Invoice Book
1774-1775
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1775, August (Beekman) [Y-1775, August] Beekman Release
1775 August 11
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1776, February (Watts) [Y-1776, February] Watts, Robert and John- Deed
1776 February 20
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1776 (Howe) [Y-1776] New York Loyalists Address to Lord and General Howe and Sir Tryon, 948 Signers (a.k.a. Black List, Tory List)
1776
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1776, November (Loyalist, Copy) [Y-1776, November] Loyalist Declaration of Dependence- Photostat Copy with Photos
1776 November 28
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1776, November (Loyalist) [Y-1776, November] The New York Loyalist Declaration of Dependence
1776 November 28
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1777 (Benson) [Y-1777] Enlistment Roll, 1st Ind. Co. NY Rangers (MM Benson)
circa 1777
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1777, July (Gates) [Y-1777, July] Return of Ordinance and Stores at Ticonderoga (Gates Papers)

See Also:

Horatio Gates Papers (1750-1780)

1777 July 4
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1779 (Swartwout) [Y-1779] Order of Battle, etc.- Sullivan's Expedition (Swartwout Papers)

See Also:

Barnardus Swartwout papers, 1777-1783, 1824

1779
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1779 (Stark's Brigade) [Y-1779-1780] Drawings of General Stark's Brigade's Winter Quarters Near West Point
1779-1780
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1779 February (Marque, Reprisal) [Y-1779, 1780] Letters of Marque and Reprisal
1779 February 9; 1780 May 17
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1780 (Waggon) [Y-1780] Waggon Dept. Returns
1780
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1782 (Nelson) [Y-1782] Nelson, Horatio- Letter and Illustration
1782
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1783 (Forage) [Y-1783] Return of Officers Entitled to Draw Forage
1783
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1783, January (Marque) [Y-1783, January] Letter of Marque
1783 January 2
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1784, May (Bauman) [Y-1784, May] Return- West Point (From Sebastian Bauman Papers)

See Also:

Sebastian Bauman Correspondence, 1775-1795 (bulk 1779-1781)

1784 May 31
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1784, June, July (Watts) [Y-1784, June, July] Watts, Robert and John- Deeds
1784 June 16, July 1
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1784, June (Rumbout) [Y-1784, June] Rumbout Patent and Copy
1784 June 25
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1784, December (Van Cortlandt) [Y-1784, December] Deed- Van Cortlandt Family

See Also:

Van Cortlandt Family Papers (1687-1831)

1784 December 15
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1785 (Howe) [Y-1785] Society of Cincinnati- Howe, Bezaleel

See Also:

Bezaleel Howe Papers

1785
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1785, December (Webb) [Y-1785, December] Samuel B. Webb and James Fairlie- Membership Certificate, Society of Cincinnati

Conditions Governing Access:

Contains Presidential Signature.

1785 December 10
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1786 (Yates) [Y-1786] Deed Between Executors of Yates and Glen
1786
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1786, February (Watts) [Y-1786, February] Watts, Robert and John- Deed
1786 February 19
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1786, February (Heyward) [Y-1786, February] Heyward, Thomas- Power of Attorney
1786 February 6
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1786, May (Laurance) [Y-1786, May] John Laurance Estate

See Also:

John Laurance Papers

1786 May
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1786, May (Smith) [Y-1786, May] Deed- William P. Smith
1786 May 5
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1786, May (Carpender) [Y-1786, May] Indenture re Elizabeth Carpender's Will and Estate
1786 May 6
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1786, June (Steuben) [Y-1786, June] Grant to Steuben from N.Y. State
1786 June 27
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1786, August (Ray) [Y-1786, August] Land patent to Cornelius Ray, signed by George Clinton
1786 August 14
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1787, March (Rapezje) [Y-1787, March] Petition of Garret Rapezje et al.
1787 March 5
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1787, April (Mutual) [Y-1787, April] Mutual Assurance (Original)
1787, April 3
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1787, December (Barclay) [Y-1787, December] Barclay Indenture
1787 December 25
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1788 (Verplanck) [Y-1788] Verplanck, Samuel- Deeds
1788
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1788 (Rivington) [Y-1788] Rivington, James- Mortgage
1788 March 4
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1789, April (Greenwood) [Y-1789, April] Greenwood Family, Coat of Arms (description of museum object 1969.4)
1789 April 11
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1789, September (Watts) [Y-1789, September] Watts, John- Exemption of Will
1789 September 16
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1790, July (Brutus) [Y-1790, July] Land Grant- Brutus Township, Montgomery Co.
1790 July 8
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1792 (Treasury) [Y-1792] U.S. Treasury Dept. Accounts
circa 1792
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1792, January (Albany) [Y-1792, January] Albany Library Petition
1792 January 31
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1792, June (Watts) [Y-1792, June] Watts, John Jr.- Deed
1792 June 25
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1792, December (Randall) [Y-1792, December] Randall Fire Insurance Policy
1792 December 12
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1793 (Bowne) [Y-1793] Bowne and Robinson
1793
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1793 (Burr) [Y-1793] Indenture between Aaron Burr and Roger Strong for land in New Jersey
1793
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1793, March (Wygant) [Y-1793, March] Wygant- Deed
1793 March 28
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1795 (Kennedy) [Y-1795] Exemplification of the Will of Archibald Kennedy
1795
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1795, October (Noble) [Y-1795, October] Noble to Lawrence and Fish- Deed
1795 October 21
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1796, March (Rutgers) [Y-1796, March] Rutgers, Robert- Commission
1796 March 31
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1797, February (Chassanis) [Y-1797, February] Chassanis, Peter
1797 February 15
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1799, January (Lawrence) [Y-1799, January] Grant to Lawrence
1799 January 7
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1799, January (Sing) [Y-1799, January] Bond for William Sing
1799 January 10
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1800, February (Lawrence) [Y-1800, February] Grant to Lawrence
1800 February 19
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1800, November (Hoosick) [Y-1800, November] Hoosick Indenture
1800 November 24
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1801, August (Prisoners) [Y-1801, August] A List of Prisoners Confined in a City Jail, NY
1801 August 26
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1802, October (Widows) [Y-1802, October] Corporation for the Relief of Widows
1802 October 16
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1803 (Louisiana) [Y-1803] Authorization for the Sale of Louisiana (Contains Napoleon's Signature)
1803
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1803 (Barclay) [Y-1803] Log of Ship Geo, Barclay
1803
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1803, October (Duane) [Y-1803, October] Estate of James Duane
1803 October 11
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1803, December (Remsen) [Y-1803, December] Remsen, John- Christmas Poem
1803 December 25
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1805 (Tompkins) [Y-1805] Tompkins Appointment to Judge

Conditions Governing Access:

Contains Presidential Signature.

1805
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1806, February (Lawrence) [Y-1806 February] Deed for land in New York City from the estate of James Lawrence
1806
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1806 (Smith) [Y-1806] Land Deed between Smith, Denyse Family, and Stewart
1806
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1807 (Orange Webb) [Y-1807] Patents and Descriptions- Orange Webb (Contains Presidential Signature)

Conditions Governing Access

Contains Presidential Signature.

circa 1807
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1807 (Fulton) [Y-1807] Fulton, Robert- Steam Engine Drawing
1807
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1807, April (Crew) [Y-1807, April] Crew Lists
1807 April
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1808, February (Fulton) [Y-1808, February] Fulton, Robert- (Clermont)

See Also:

Robert R. Livingston Papers

1808 February 2
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1808, October (Fulton) [Y-1808, October] Fulton, Robert- Drawing- (Raritan)
1808 October 22
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1809, March (Ships) [Y-1809, March] Ships "Astrea" and "Thomas"
1809 March
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1809, September (Brig Statira) [Y-1809, September] Brig Statira Sea Letter
1809 September 19
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1810 (Lawrence) [Y-1810] James Lawrence
1810
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1811, February (Widows) [Y-1811, February] Corporation for the Relief of Widows
1811 February 1
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1812, April (White) [Y-1812, April] White and Haydock- Marriage
1812 April 9
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1812, June (Hamilton) [Y-1812, June] Indenture- Elizabeth Hamilton
1812 June 9
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1813, January (Cutting) [Y-1813, January] Cutting and Fulton
1813 January 25
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1813, June (Wardell) [Y-1813, June] Commission of Charles Wardell as 1st Lieutenant of 2nd Troop, 3rd Regiment, 1st Brigade of Artillery
1813 June 29
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1814, April (Bloomingdale) [Y-1814, April] Bloomingdale Reformed Church
1814 April 29
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1814, December (Commission) [Y-1814, December] Commission
1814 December 10
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1816 (Nisbit) [Y-1816] Washington College- William Nisbit
1816
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1817 (Orange Webb) [Y-1817] Patents and Descriptions- Orange Webb (Contains Presidential Signature)

Conditions Governing Access:

Contains Presidential Signature.

circa 1817
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1819 (Grim, Photostats) [Y-1819] Grim- Notes on City Hall (Photostats)
1819
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1819 (Grim, Originals) [Y-1819] Grim- Notes on City Hall (Originals)
1819
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1823 (Smith) [Y-1823] Peter Smith Conveyance
1823
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1823, May (Widows) [Y-1823, May] Corporation for the Relief of Widows
1823 May 3
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1829 (Extio) [Y-1829] Ship Extio
1829
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1829, August (Maxwell) [Y-1829, August] Maxwell, Hugh
1829 August 22
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1831 (Audubon) [Y-1831] John James Audubon Bird Descriptions

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Dr. Thomas Perry, Jr., 1983 or 1984

1831
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1833, December (Resolution) [Y-1833, December] Resolution of Anti-Slavery Convention
1833 December 6
Oversize: medium Folder : 1834 (Riots) [Y-1834] Riots
1834
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1835, October (Bush) [Y-1835, October] Isaac Bush Letter
1835 October 30
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1835, November (Whaleman) [Y-1835, November] Whaleman's Shipping Paper
1835 November
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1836, January (Parker) [Y-1836, January] John Parker Certificate- Texas
1836 January 26
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1836, July (Peake) [Y-1836, July] Peake, Frederick L.
1836 July 1
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1837 (Audubon) [Y-1837] Audubon, John James- List of Birds of America
1837
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1839, November (Widows) [Y-1839, November 20] Corporation for Relief of Widows
1839 November 20
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1840 (Navy) [Y-1840] U.S. Navy Fire Bill
1840
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1840, December (Election) [Y-1840, December] Election Certificate
1840 December 2
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1844 (Meteorological) [Y-1844] Meteorological Register
1844
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1845 (Breed) [Y-1845] Breed and Bowne- Certificate of Marriage
1845
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1845 (Meteorological) [Y-1845] Meteorological Register
1845
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1846 (Meteorological) [Y-1846] Meteorological Register
1846
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1848 (Meteorological) [Y-1848] Meteorological Register
1848
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1850 (Coroner) [Y-1850] Coroner's Account
1850
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1850, January (Lind-Barnum) [Y-1850, January, September] Lind-Barnum Preliminary Agreement and Final Contract
1850 January 9, September 14
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1853 (Brown) [Y-1853] Brown, Jesse- Diploma
1853
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1853, October (Castle Garden) [Y-1853, October] Castle Garden- Poem
1853 October
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1856 (Schwartzwalder) [Y-1856] Schwartzwalder, Ameia
1856
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1857 (Numismatical) [Y-1857] Subscription List to the Numismatical History of the U.S.
1857
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1858 (Smith) [Y-1858] Marriage Certificate- Salem H. Smith and Lucy Bassler
1858
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1860 (Mold) [Y-1860] Certificate that Accompanied Bullet Mold
1860
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1861 (Wilde) [Y-1861] Wilde, Edward S.
1861
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1861, July (Murray) [Y-1861, July] Murray, Robert
1861 July 22
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1862 (Ericsson) [Y-1862] Ericsson, John- Resolution by New York State Assembly

See Also:

NHSC- John Ericsson Collection, 1831-1893 (bulk 1862-1888)

1862
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1862, May (Portsmouth) [Y-1862, May] Sketch of a Military Reconnaissance- Portsmouth

See Also:

NHSC- General James Barnes Collection, 1827-1993

1862 May 27-29
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1862 (Rebel) [Y-1862] Map of the Rebel Intrenched Camp near Norfolk

See Also:

NHSC- General James Barnes Collection, 1827-1993

1862
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1862 (Design) [Y-1862] National Academy of Design
1862
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1862 (Conover) [Y-1862] Conover family certificates

Scope and Contents

Includes 8 documents: 2 graduation certificates from Rutgers Female Institute to Lizzie A. Conover (1862, 1865); Certificate of membership in the Free and Accepted Masons, Holland Lodge, No. 8, to John T. Conover (1864); Graduation certificate from Van Norman Institute to Mary Conover Jones (1888); Graduation certificate from Columbia College, School of Mines, to Edward Marwedel Jones (1894); and 3 oval pictures (drawings?) of John, Lizzie, Mary (identified by donor; not noted on the objects). (Gift, Richard K. Lewis, 2019)

1862-1894
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1863 (Emancipation) [Y-1863] Emancipation Proclamation (Leland-Boker Autographed Edition)

Conditions Governing Access

Contains Presidential Signature

1863
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1863, March (Swartwout) [Y-1863, March] Swartwout, George H.

Conditions Governing Access:

Contains Presidential Signature.

1863 March 17
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1863, December (Couring) [Y-1863, December] Couring, Rufus B.- Attorney Appointment
1863 December 8
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1864, May (Design) [Y-1864, May] National Academy of Design
1864 May 11
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-Undated (Libby) [Y-undated] My Friends at Libby Prison [certificate signed by prisoners]
circa 1860s
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1865, April (Lincoln) [Y-1865, April] NYC Chamber of Commerce- Memorial to A. Lincoln
1865 April 22
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1865, May (Cronan) [Y-1865 May] Presidential Pardons of Confederate Soldiers (George Cronan, N.S. Rector, R.A. Rutherford)
1865 May 5, 12
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1867 (Sturges) [Y-1867] Sturges Testimonial
1867
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1871 (Key) [Y-1871] Key, Calvin Jones- Diplomas
1871
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1872, May (Meteorological) [Y-1872, May] Meteorological Record
1872 May 29
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1874, November (Sigel) [Y-1874, November] Sigel, Franz- Testimonial
1874 November 18
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1875 (Peck) [Y-1875] Isaac Peck Family Papers

See Also:

Isaac Peck family papers, 1799-1907 (bulk 1830-1890)Emma Thursby papers, 1706-1940 (bulk 1880-1920

1875
Oversize: large Folder : Y-1878 (Crommelin) [Y-1878] Crommelin Family Tree
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1879 (Thursby) [Y-1879] Thursby, Emma

See Also:

Emma Thursby papers, 1706-1940 (bulk 1880-1920)

1879
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1880 (Osgood) [Y-1880] Osgood, Harris and Co.
1880
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1883 (Stevens) [Y-1883] Stevens, J.A.- Evacuation Day Celebration

See Also:

Papers, 1811-1885- John Austin Stevens

1883
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1884 (Votes) [Y-1884] Electoral Votes
1884
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1885 (Mabbott) [Y-1885] Mabbott, J. Milton
1885
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1885 (Thursby) [Y-1885] Thursby, Emma

See Also:

Emma Thursby papers, 1706-1940 (bulk 1880-1920)

1885
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1886 (Howe) [Y-1886] New York State Society of Cincinnati- Howe, George B.
1886
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1893 (Ward) [Y-1893] Ward, Aaron - Certificate, Society of Colonial Wars
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1896, May (Austin) [Y-1896, May] Austin, Mary North
1896 May 12
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1898, June (Sherman) [Y-1898] Sherman, Thomas G. - Passport
1898 June 18
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1899, March (Gould) [Y-1899, March] Helen M. Gould

See Also:

Helen Miller Gould Shepard papers, 1814-1941

1899 March 24
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1900 (Tuller) [Y-1900] Tuller, Loren W.- Military Certificate
1900
Oversize: medium Folder : Y-1904 (Gould) [Y-1904] Helen M. Gould, China Testimonial

See Also:

Helen Miller Gould Shepard papers, 1814-1941

1904
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1905, December (Bonaparte) [Y-1905, December] Bonaparte, Charles Joseph
1905 December 7
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1907 (Blumenthal) [Y-1907-1908] Sara Hoexter Blumenthal

See Also:

Sara Hoexter Blumenthal papers, 1910-1951

1907-1908
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1914, December (Harbord) [Y-1914, December] Harbord, James

Related Materials

James Harbord Papers and BV Harbord

1914 December 31
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1919 (Anderson) [Y-1919] Arthur M. Anderson
1919
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1931, June (Parke) [Y-1931] Gardner Institute (New York) diploma to Nina Woods Parke

Scope and Contents

Certificate awarded for the completion of studies in the College Preparatory Course. Signed by principal Mary Elizabeth Masland. Stamped with seal that reads "The Gardner School, 1857." With tied ribbon that was presumably used to hold the document in rolled form. (Historical note: Also know as the Gardner School for Girls, the organization was founded in 1857. At the time of this certificate, and since 1916, it was located at 11 East 51st Street in New York City. Masland had been its principal since 1910. The Institute closed in 1949.)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Nina Hill Hopkins, September 2018.

1931 June 5
Oversize: small Folder : Y-1942 (Zenger) [Y-1942] Zenger Memorial Fund
1942
Oversize: small Folder : Y-Undated (Firemen) [Y-undated] Rules of NYC Firemen
Undated

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