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Christophea Leffingwell papers, bulk (1905-1906).

Title
Christophea Leffingwell papers, 1903-1911, bulk (1905-1906).
Author
Leffingwell, Christophea.
Supplementary Content
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Description
13.6 linear feet (13 boxes)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Maps.
  • Posters.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Biography (note)
  • Christophea Leffingwell was appointed by John Shaw Billings to work at the Astor Library in New York City. She then worked in the Director's Office of the New York Public Library (Research Division) until her retirement in 1933.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 1723
Author
Leffingwell, Christophea.
Title
Christophea Leffingwell papers, 1903-1911, bulk (1905-1906).
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection consists of correspondence, maps, pamphlets, posters, serials, and other printed matter regarding investments in land, mines and industry. General correspondence, 1905-1911, contains incoming letters concerning potential investments in speculative ventures along with some papers, ca. 1905-1911, pertaining to investments in New York City. Printed materials include advertisements, maps, posters, serials, and newspapers.
Biography
Christophea Leffingwell was appointed by John Shaw Billings to work at the Astor Library in New York City. She then worked in the Director's Office of the New York Public Library (Research Division) until her retirement in 1933.
Finding Aids
Collection guide available in repository and on internet.
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Research Call Number
MssCol 1723
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