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Cooper-Hewitt Papers received from the Passaic County Historical Society

Box 2: Abram S. Hewitt: General Correspondence 1850-1889 and Miscellaneous Correspondence

Folder 1:  Undated General Correspondence

Folder 2: 1850-1859 General Correspondence

Folder 3: 1860-1869 General Correspondence

Folder 4: 1871-1874 General Correspondence

Folder 5: 1875-1879 General Correspondence

Folder 6: 1880-1884 General Correspondence

Folder 7: 1885-1889 General Correspondence

Folder 8: Miscellaneous:   Appearance on Broadway” (no date)

Typed description of “his Royal Highness” (Edward, the Prince of Wales, later King Edward VII) during his visit to the United States in 1860, traveling down Broadway to the City Hall Park area (2 pages).

Folder 9: Correspondence from and about A.H. Bowman, 1855-1861

Included with correspondence from Bowman is a letter dated April 30. 1861 from [David Dudley?]  Field, describing charges that “Major Bowman of West Point” is a secessionist.

[The Bowman correspondence was separated from the rest, either by Hewitt biographer Albert Heusser or a curator at the Passaic County Historical Society, and labeled “A. H. Bauman”]

Folder 10: South Carolina U. S. Forces Miscellaneous Military Correspondence, 1863

Correspondence from “Head Quarters, U.S. Forces, Port Royal Island, Beaufort, S.C.” April-May 1863.

The letters request reports or direct the movements of individuals, with no names known to be relevant to Abram S. Hewitt or Peter Cooper.

Folder 11: Miscellaneous Correspondence -- not addressed to or from Abram S. Hewitt  

Check to Edmund Ketchum from George V. Fahrenbach, Metropolitan Fire Proofing Co., 1905 

Jerry to George – Yale Club, NYC, 1935

Folder 12: Miscellaneous items

Address booklet, owner unknown

Financial sheet for Driggs Drainage Co.

“El Noticioso de Nueva York. Periodico Hispano-Americano de Politica, Literatura y Comercio. 

"A New Spanish-American Journal”

Folder 13: Correspondence fragments

Box 3: Hewitt General Correspondence 1890-1905

Folder 1: 1890-1894

Folder 2: 1895-1899

Folder 3: 1897 Citizens Union Correspondence and Related Papers

Folder 4: 1900-1905

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