Research Catalog

George Frederick Kunz collection,

Title
George Frederick Kunz collection, 1912.
Author
Kunz, George Frederick, 1856-1932.

Details

Description
1 linear foot (6 v.)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Photographic prints.
  • Scrapbooks.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Source (note)
  • Kunz, George Frederick (on behalf of the Mayor's Committee)
Biography (note)
  • George Frederick Kunz (1856-1932) was an authority on gems and the author of books and articles on gems, minerals, folklore and antiquities.
Processing Action (note)
  • Surveyed
  • Cataloging updated
Call Number
MssCol 1666
Author
Kunz, George Frederick, 1856-1932. Collector
Title
George Frederick Kunz collection, 1912.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection consists of scrapbooks concerning the welcome for the North Atlantic Fleet of the United States Navy in October 1912, by a committee of citizens appointed by William J. Gaynor, mayor of New York City. Includes letters, invitations, addresses, photographs, clippings, and other memorabilia collected by Kunz.
Biography
George Frederick Kunz (1856-1932) was an authority on gems and the author of books and articles on gems, minerals, folklore and antiquities. He was active in campaigns to save and extend the parks in New York City.
LCCN
ms 71000347
Research Call Number
MssCol 1666
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