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   Aaron J. Vanderpoel Papers, 1837-1885.

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Aaron J. Vanderpoel Papers. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4079433 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Vanderpoel, Aaron J., 1825-1887.
Title:Aaron J. Vanderpoel Papers, 1837-1885.
Physical description:ca. 300 items (1 box)
Language(s):In English
Access: This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.  More information »

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Description

Scope and Content

The incoming correspondence of Vanderpoel, containing letters from friends, clients, and colleagues and dealing with personal and legal matters. Correspondents include Henry M. Alexander, William Allen Butler, John P. and William V.S. Beekman, G.W. Bulkey, Joseph H. Choate, Frederic R. Coudert, Lewis L. Delafield, Jay Gould, William D.F. Maurice, Edward Pierpont, J. Bryce Smith, John Van Alen, John and Thomas Van Buren, and Henry Vanorden. Letters of a personal and business nature from various family members include several from Aaron and John Vanderpoel and Lewis Oakley, his uncles, and from Henry C. Van Schaack, his father-in-law. There are approximately twelve manuscripts of essays and speeches by A.J. Vanderpoel while he attended Kinderhook Academy and New York University, as well as a few by other family members. Various documents including mortgages, deeds, indentures, agreements, and court records relate to Vanderpoel's law practice and to family property.

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Using the Collection

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 This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

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Preferred Citation

Aaron J. Vanderpoel Papers. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

Cataloged 09/--/89 Christina Hilton Fenn

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion July 7, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2009-07-07 File created.

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Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Subjects

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Alexander, Henry Martyn, d. 1899.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Beekman, John P.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Beekman, William V. S.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Bulkey, G. W.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Butler, William Allen, 1825-1902.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Choate, Joseph Hodges, 1832-1917.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Coudert, Frederic R. (Frederic ReneĢ), 1832-1903.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Delafield, Lewis L. (Lewis Livingston), 1834-1883.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Families--New York (State)PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Gould, Jay, 1836-1892.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Kinderhook (N.Y.)--Social life and customs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Kinderhook Academy--Students.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Law offices--New York (State)--New York.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Lawyers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Maurice, William D. F.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
New York (N.Y.)--Social life and customs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
New York University--Students.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Oakley, Lewis.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Pierpont, Edward.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Real property--New York (State)PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Schools--New York (State)--Kinderhook.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Smith, J. Bryce.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Van Alen, John.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Van Buren, 1810-1866.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Van Buren, Thomas.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Van Schaack, Henry Cruger, 1802-1887.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Vanderpoel, Aaron, 1799-1870.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Vanderpoel, John.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Vanorden, Henry.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

New York lawyer. Vanderpoel specialized in corporation and municipal law.

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