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Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Riker Family Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.:MS#1518
Bib ID:7459248 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Riker Family,
Title:Riker Family papers, 9999
Physical description:17 linear feet (17 linear feet 40 boxes)
Language(s): In English.
Access: Material is unprocessed. Please contact rbml@columbia.edu for more information. AVAILABLE This collection is located on-site. This collection has no restrictions.  More information »

Arrangement

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Description

Scope and Content

Family papers, including deeds, correspondence, documents, etc.

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Using the Collection

RBML

Access Restrictions

Material is unprocessed. Please contact rbml@columbia.edu for more information. AVAILABLE

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Restrictions on Use

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); Riker Family Papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Online finding aid available.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

Collection-level record describing unprocessed material made public in summer 2018 as part of the Hidden Collections initiative.

Papers processed mmb 5/2/1999.

Papers appraised appraiser [date].

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion August 29, 2018 Finding aid written in English.
    2018-08-29 File created.

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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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Family papersPortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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DeedsPortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Ricker family,PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Rycken, Abraham, 1689PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

History

Through the centuries the Rikers altered their names from time to time, some using Ryker and some using Riker. The Ryker-Riker Historical Society formed in the Midwest to help trace the family ancestry.

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