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Lamb family papers,

Title
Lamb family papers, 1787-1855.
Author
Lamb family.

Details

Description
.8 linear foot (3 boxes)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Land surveys.
  • Maps.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Biography (note)
  • The Lamb family included John Lamb (1735-1800), Revolutionary War officer and Collector of the Port of New York and his son General Anthony Lamb (d. ca. 1855).
Processing Action (note)
  • Surveyed
  • Cataloging updated
Call Number
MssCol 1685
Author
Lamb family.
Title
Lamb family papers, 1787-1855.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection consists of deeds and other land records of John Lamb, Anthony Lamb and other family members, showing their interests in various counties of New York State, with surveys and location maps of the properties. Includes receipt book, 1807-1815, of the estate of Charles Tillinghast.
Biography
The Lamb family included John Lamb (1735-1800), Revolutionary War officer and Collector of the Port of New York and his son General Anthony Lamb (d. ca. 1855).
LCCN
ms 71001247
Research Call Number
MssCol 1685
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