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Lieutenant Commission for John Van Arsdale.

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Title
Lieutenant Commission for John Van Arsdale.
Additional title: Independent Veteran Corps of Heavy Artillery of the City of New York.
Names
Riker, James (1822-1889) (Collector)
Collection

James Riker papers, 1660-1989.

VIII. 1997 Additions.

C. Genealogical Papers

Van Arsdale papers

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1791 - 1835
Date Created: 1825-11-25
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2581
Topics
Ricker family
Van Arsdale, John, 1756-1836
Notes
Content: Papers document colonial New York, the early settlement of Harlem, the history of the Riker family and the literary activity of James Riker. Included are original documents from colonial New York, transcripts and translations of documents, genealogical notes, research notes and memoranda, personal and financial records, correspondence, writings by James Riker and printed matter pertaining to his writings. Highlights include Dutch manuscript records of the town of Harlem (New York City), 1662-1674, in Dutch; Kingston, N.Y., church accounts, 1681-1684, in Dutch; original papers relating to the Harlem Commons; transcripts and extracts of early records concerning Harlem, Newtown, Long Island, Brooklyn and other early communities in New York; maps of Holland and New York; Civil War correspondence and military records of James Riker's brother John Lafayette Riker, who was Colonel of the United States Army New York Volunteer Infantry 62nd Regiment (Anderson Zouaves); and photographs of the Riker family and their descendants.
Content: Colonial papers in Dutch, French and English.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11985413
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a938fa70-c629-012f-5ff3-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1822: Creator Born
  • 1825: Created
  • 1889: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Lieutenant Commission for John Van Arsdale." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1825. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/6ec4dcd3-1a33-6c80-e040-e00a1806218e

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Lieutenant Commission for John Van Arsdale." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 18, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/6ec4dcd3-1a33-6c80-e040-e00a1806218e

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1825). Lieutenant Commission for John Van Arsdale. Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/6ec4dcd3-1a33-6c80-e040-e00a1806218e

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Lieutenant Commission for John Van Arsdale.