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Jonathan Nathan Letters, 1843-1857

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: Ms Coll\Nathan, J
Bib ID 4079144 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Nathan, Jonathan, -1863
Title Jonathan Nathan Letters, 1843-1857
Physical Description 484 items (1 file box)
Language(s) English .
Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

Description

Summary

The collection consists of 484 letters written by Jonathan Nathan to his college classmate, Hamilton Fish, Sr. (1808-1893). The letters seem to have been written between the years 1843 and 1857 though many of them are undated. The letters are personal in nature, dealing with daily activities, friends, and travel.

Using the Collection

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Conditions Governing Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

Related Materials

See Also: Hamilton Fish Papers

Accruals

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

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Fish, Hon. Hamilton. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1938. Accession number--M-38.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 08/--/89.

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"
Columbia University -- : Alumni and alumnae Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Fish, Hamilton, 1808-1893 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
New York (State) -- Social life and customs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Graduate of Columbia College, Class of 1827.