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L.V.F. Randolph papers,

Title
L.V.F. Randolph papers, 1895-1919.
Author
Randolph, L. V. F. (Lewis Van Syckel Fitz), 1838-1921.

Details

Additional Authors
  • Art Commission of the City of New York.
  • Baylies, Edmund L.
  • Bigelow, John, 1817-1911.
  • Carrère, John Merven, 1858-1911.
  • Partridge, William Ordway, 1861-1930.
  • Smith, George Wilson, 1842-1921.
  • Tilden Trust.
Description
.4 linear foot (1 box)
Summary
Collection consists of correspondence and legal papers of Randolph as executor and trustee of the Samuel J. Tilden estate and of the Tilden Trust Corporation.
Subjects
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Source (note)
  • Grace, Mary
Biography (note)
  • Lewis Van Syckle Fitz Randolph (1838-1920) was an American businessman and financier.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 2524
Author
Randolph, L. V. F. (Lewis Van Syckel Fitz), 1838-1921.
Title
L.V.F. Randolph papers, 1895-1919.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Biography
Lewis Van Syckle Fitz Randolph (1838-1920) was an American businessman and financier. After his service in the Union Army in the U.S. Civil War, he worked for the Illinois Central Railroad Company becoming the director in 1875. He resigned in 1885 and established himself in the cattle business in Texas. In 1886 he joined the Tilden Trust Corporation and was named executor and trustee of the Samuel J. Tilden estate in 1903. He also was president of the Atlantic Trust Company and the New York Consolidated Stock Exchange.
Occupation
Executors and administrators.
Added Author
Baylies, Edmund L.
Bigelow, John, 1817-1911.
Carrère, John Merven, 1858-1911.
Partridge, William Ordway, 1861-1930.
Smith, George Wilson, 1842-1921.
Art Commission of the City of New York.
Tilden Trust.
Research Call Number
MssCol 2524
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