New York (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
W. Todd Furniss papers
Call Number: MS 1598
Overview: The W. Todd Furniss papers consist of two autobiographical volumes which describe the life of the Furniss family from 1927-1942.
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives > W. Todd Furniss papers
Jay family papers
Call Number: MS 917
Overview: Papers of five generations of the descendants of John Jay, chief justice of the United States Supreme Court, through his eldest son, Peter Augustus Jay. John Jay is represented by nine letters beginning in 1801 at the time of his retirement. These chiefly discuss his health and family matters. Early legal papers include several documents regarding the manumission and sale of slaves in the possession of the family. The correspondence (1801-1805) of Peter A. Jay, particularly with the...
Dates: 1772-1901, bulk 1801-1901
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives > Jay family papers