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William Cranch papers

Title
William Cranch papers, 1794-1842.
Author
Cranch, William, 1769-1855.

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Mixed materialRequest in advance MssCol 4262Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

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Additional Authors
  • Carroll, Daniel, 1764-1849.
  • Greenleaf, James, 1765-1843.
  • Ringgold, Tench.
  • Ford collection.
Description
.1 linear foot (1 folder)
Summary
The papers consist of correspondence and legal papers belonging to American lawyer and jurist William Cranch. Correspondence dates from 1794 to 1831, with much of it relating to his real estate and land speculation activities and resultant financial troubles. Correspondents include Tench Ringgold, James Greenleaf, and Daniel Carroll of Duddington. Legal papers mainly document Cranch's work on behalf of Robert Morris (1796-1797) and James Greenleaf (1796-1842), also relating to issues of real property.
Subjects
Genre/Form
Legal documents.
Access (note)
  • Apply to Manuscripts and Archives Division for access at http://www.nypl.org/mssref.
Provenance (note)
  • Some material was originally received as part of the Ford collection.
Call Number
MssCol 4262
OCLC
850496384
Author
Cranch, William, 1769-1855.
Title
William Cranch papers, 1794-1842.
Restricted Access
Apply to Manuscripts and Archives Division for access at http://www.nypl.org/mssref.
Provenance
Some material was originally received as part of the Ford collection.
Occupation
Landowners.
Lawyers.
Added Author
Carroll, Daniel, 1764-1849.
Greenleaf, James, 1765-1843.
Ringgold, Tench.
Ford collection.
Research Call Number
MssCol 4262
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