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Catlin family papers, 1817-1852

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0204
Bib ID 4078591 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Catlin Family
Title Catlin family papers, 1817-1852
Physical Description 0.5 linear feet (56 items in 1 box)
Language(s) English .
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Arrangement

Arrangement

Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged.

Description

Summary

Correspondence and documents of the Catlin family. Most of the correspondence is addressed to Abijah and David W. Catlin, general merchants of dry goods, and comes from dealers in Connecticut, New York and other states along the Eastern seaboard.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

You will need to make an appointment in advance to use this collection material in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room. You can schedule an appointment once you've submitted your request through your Special Collections Research Account.

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Catlin family papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. Contact rbml@columbia.edu for more information.

Ownership and Custodial History

Transferred from the Columbia University Business Library. 570-34219.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Business Library. Date of acquisition--1959. Accession number--M-59.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 04/17/89.

Revision Description

July 2020 PDF replaced with full finding aid, YH

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Catlin, Abijah, 1805-1891 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Catlin, David W. Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Families -- Connecticut -- Hartford Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Families -- Connecticut -- Harwinton Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Families -- Connecticut -- Litchfield Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Merchants -- Connecticut Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Family of Hartford, Harwinton, and Litchfield, Connecticut.

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Series I: Cataloged Correspondence and Miscellaneous Letters and Documents



Box 1 Ammidaure, Holmes and Luther


Box 1 Bancroft, D. C. (Jacksonville), 1938 February 06


Box 1 Bancroft, D. C. (Wilmington), 1838 September 30


Box 1 Banning, J. L. (Greenville), 1838 March 23


Box 1 Banning, J. L. (Greenville), 1840 January 13


Box 1 Benedict, W.


Box 1 Brown, John T.


Box 1 Brown, T. A. (Talbotton), 1838 July 27


Box 1 Brown, T. A. (Talbotton), 1838 November 26


Box 1 Catlin, Abijah (Litchfield, N.Y.), April 17


Box 1 Catlin, Abijah (New York), 1846 January 10


Box 1 Catlin, David W. (Utica), 1832 October


Box 1 Catlin, David W. (New York), 1847 January 05


Box 1 Catlin, David W. (New York), 1848 February 15


Box 1 Catlin, David W. (New York), 1849 June 09


Box 1 Catlin, David W. (New York), 1849 December 12


Box 1 Catlin, David W. (Nev York), 1850 February 15


Box 1 Catlin, David W. (Nev York), 1852 April 30


Box 1 Chandler, Job


Box 1 Conklin, N.


Box 1 Cornwall, Chauncey


Box 1 Cowdery, S. S.


Box 1 Cowles, Thomas


Box 1 Foster, Fisher A.


Box 1 Hill, Samuel L.


Box 1 Hotchkiss & Benedict


Box 1 Houghton, Edward S.


Box 1 Howard, William A. (Providence), 1817 May 27


Box 1 Howard, William A. (Providence), 1838 October 20


Box 1 Hungerford, Abijah


Box 1 Lee, Samuel


Box 1 Logan, William


Box 1 Loomis, Grandison


Box 1 Martin, William M. (Charleston), 1839 May 30


Box 1 Martin, William M. (Charleston), 1839 June 10


Box 1 Merrill, E. H.


Box 1 Feet, Wolsey W.


Box 1 Penfield, Henry E.


Box 1 Preston, L., and Co.


Box 1 Pruden, J. S. (Columbus), 1839 November 23


Box 1 Pruden, J. S. (Columbus), 1840 April 25


Box 1 Pruden, J. S. (Columbus), 1840 July 24


Box 1 Raymond & Brown


Box 1 Sanford, D. C.


Box 1 Smith, Lewis


Box 1 Spencer, S.


Box 1 Stoddard, James A.


Box 1 Warner, H. W.


Box 1 Warren, J. S.


Box 1 White, John


Box 1 White, William


Box 1 Miscellaneous Letters and Documents