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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: 1825-11-25
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 2581
Topics
Ricker family
Van Arsdale, John, 1756-1836
Genres
Records (Documents)
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
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11985413
MSS Unit ID: 2581
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a938fa70-c629-012f-5ff3-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1822: Creator Born
  • 1825: Created
  • 1889: Creator Died
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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 September 19, 2020. 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

Wikipedia Citation

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Lieutenant Commission for John Van Arsdale