Christman Family Papers. 1885-1967.

Summary Information

New York State Historical Association – Research Library
Christman Family Papers
Coll. No. 10
ca. 1885 – ca. 1967
4.0 Cubic feet + 11 volumes
Funding Source
This finding aid was made available electronically through a Regional Bibliographic Data Bases (RBDB) grant from the South Central Regional Library Council, Ithaca, N.Y.

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Scope and Content Note

Contains correspondence, unpublished poems, and essays by William W. Christman, as well as pamphlets, scrapbooks, and photographs. Also includes research notes, final typescript, and galley proofs for Henry Christman’s book, “Tin Horns and Calico,” which is about the anti-rent movement in eastern New York in the mid-19th century.

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Publication Information

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Accession Numbers

NM-40.60, NM-44.67, NM-6.68 – NM-36.68

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Collection Inventory

10.1 – Box 1
Source material
10.2 – Box 2
Source material
10.3 – Box 3
10.4 – Box 4
Source material
10.5 – Box 5
10.6 – Box 6
10.7 – Box 7
10.8 – Box 8
Tin Horns and Calico
10.9 – Box 9
Tin Horns and Calico
10.v1 – 10.v11 — Scrapbooks

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