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Charles Herman Ruggles papers,

Title
Charles Herman Ruggles papers, 1821-1855.
Author
Ruggles, Charles Herman, 1789-1865.
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Additional Authors
  • Ruggles, David.
  • Ruggles, Samuel B. (Samuel Bulkley), 1800-1881.
  • Ruggles, Sarah Colden.
  • Westbrook, C. D. (Cornelius Depuy), 1823-1905.
  • Westbrook, Sarah.
  • Woodworth, William W., 1807-1873.
Description
.4 linear foot (1 box).
Subjects
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Biography (note)
  • Charles Herman Ruggles (1789-1865), judge and congressman, was elected a representative from Poughkeepsie, New York, to the U.S. Congress, 1821-1823.
Processing Action (note)
  • Surveyed
  • Cataloging updated
Call Number
MssCol 2641
Author
Ruggles, Charles Herman, 1789-1865.
Title
Charles Herman Ruggles papers, 1821-1855.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection consists of correspondence, accounts and land papers of Ruggles. Correspondence, 1821-1855, includes letters from family members and general correspondence concerning business matters, politics, the purchase of law books from New York courts, and personal affairs. Accounts, 1826-1843, cover loans and household expenses. Land papers, 1835-1843, contain correspondence, deeds, bills, and receipts for properties in New York City.
Biography
Charles Herman Ruggles (1789-1865), judge and congressman, was elected a representative from Poughkeepsie, New York, to the U.S. Congress, 1821-1823. He was a circuit judge and vice-chancellor of the Second Judicial District of New York, 1833-1846; and served as a judge of the New York Court of Appeals from 1847 to 1855.
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Occupation
Judges.
Legislators.
Added Author
Ruggles, Sarah Colden.
Ruggles, David.
Ruggles, Samuel B. (Samuel Bulkley), 1800-1881.
Westbrook, C. D. (Cornelius Depuy), 1823-1905.
Westbrook, Sarah.
Woodworth, William W., 1807-1873.
Research Call Number
MssCol 2641
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