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Philipse - Gouverneur family papers, 1653-1874

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0994
Bib ID 4079215 View CLIO record
Creator(s)
Title Philipse - Gouverneur family papers, 1653-1874
Physical Description 3 boxes (3 boxes)
Language(s) English , Dutch; Flemish .
Additional Description http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/inside/projects/findingaids/scans/pdfs/ldpd_rbml_4079215.pdf
Access

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Arrangement

Arrangement

Cataloged.

Description

Summary

Documents having to do with land holding in and around Yonkers and Westchester and Dutchess Counties, N.Y. The documents relate to the holdings of the Philipse, Gouverneur, Verplanck, Livingston, and other allied families. Included are grants, patents, deeds, indentures, transfers, wills, leases, accounts, maps, and records of civil and chancery court actions. Many of the documents bear the signature of Roger Morris, Sir Henry Clinton, General Sir William Howe, General William Tryon, Edward Hyde Viscount Cornbury (later, 3rd Earl of Clarendon), John Jacob Astor, and various members of the landholding families of the area. There is also a small group of reproductions of the Philipse and Gouverneur family portraits.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

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); Philipse - Gouverneur family papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Custodial History

A number of items referred to in the Index were withdrawn before the collection became the property of Columbia.

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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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Maps Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Patents (land) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Astor, John Jacob, 1763-1848 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bronson, Greene C. (Greene Carrier), 1789-1863 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Clarendon, Edward Hyde, Earl of, 1661-1723 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Clinton, Henry, Sir, 1738?-1795 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Colden, Cadwallader, 1688-1776 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cooper, Myles, 1737-1785 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Courts -- New York (State) -- Dutchess County Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Courts -- New York (State) -- Westchester County Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Cruger, Henry, 1739-1827 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
De Lancey, James, 1703-1760 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Duane, James, 1733-1797 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Dutchess County (N.Y.) -- Maps Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Dutchess County (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Families -- New York (State) -- Dutchess County Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Families -- New York (State) -- Westchester County Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Fanning, Edmund, 1739-1818 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Fletcher, Benjamin, 1640-1703 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Gouverneur family Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hardy, Charles, Sir, 1716?-1780 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hicks, Whitehead, 1728-1780 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Horsmanden, Daniel, 1694-1778 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Howe, William Howe, Viscount, 1729-1814 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Johnson, William, 1715-1774 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Land grants -- New York (State) -- Dutchess County Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Land grants -- New York (State) -- Westchester County Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Limerick, Thomas Dongan, Earl of, 1634-1715 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Livingston family Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Livingston, William, 1723-1790 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Morris, Roger, 1727-1794 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
New York (State) -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Nimham, Daniel Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Philipse, Frederick, 1626-1702 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Real property -- New York (State) -- Dutchess County Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Real property -- New York (State) -- Westchester County Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Real property -- New York (State) -- Yonkers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Stirling, William Alexander, Earl of, 1567 or 1568-1640 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Tryon, William, 1729-1788 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Van Cortlandt, Stephanus, 1643-1700 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Van Schaack, Peter, 1747-1832 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Verplanck family Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Westchester County (N.Y.) -- Maps Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Westchester County (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID