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At a Glance
Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged.
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
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Restrictions on Access
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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.
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Catlin family papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.
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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
Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 04/17/89.
July 2020 PDF replaced with full finding aid, YH
History / Biographical Note
Biographical / Historical
Family of Hartford, Harwinton, and Litchfield, Connecticut.