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Benjamin Franklin Peixotto family papers

 Collection — translation missing: en.enumerations.container_type.container: Consolidated Box P6, Folder: P-195
Identifier: P-195

Scope and Content Note

Contains primarily papers of Benjamin Franklin Peixotto, including: addresses to Constitution Grand Lodge of B'nai B'rith and to YMHA; a letter from Ulysses S. Grant appointing Peixotto as U.S. Consul-General to Romania; correspondence during Peixotto's residency as Consul in Bucharest and Lyons; and the estate papers of Moses Levy Maduro Peixotto.

Dates

  • 1828-1829, 1864, 1870, 1873, 1875-1876, 1881, 1884-1885, 1887

Creator

Language of Materials

The collection is in English and French.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open to all researchers, except items that may be restricted due to their fragility, or privacy.

Use Restrictions

No permission is required to quote, reproduce or otherwise publish manuscript materials found in this collection, as long as the usage is scholarly, educational, and non-commercial. For inquiries about other usage, please contact the Director of Collections and Engagement at mmeyers@ajhs.org.

For reference questions, please email: inquiries@cjh.org

Extent

.25 Linear Feet (1 manuscript box)

Abstract

Contains primarily papers of Benjamin Franklin Peixotto, including: addresses to Constitution Grand Lodge of B'nai B'rith and to YMHA; a letter from Ulysses S. Grant appointing Peixotto as U.S. Consul-General to Romania; correspondence during Peixotto's residency as Consul in Bucharest and Lyons; and the estate papers of Moses Levy Maduro Peixotto.

Physical Location

Collection is located in Consolidated Box P6.

Acquisition Note

Gifts, in part, of Yosef Goldman, 1984, and of Mr. and Mrs. Philip Sang.

Note

Includes former P-351, P-565, and P-573.
Title
Guide to the Benjamin Franklin Peixotto family papers, 1828-1829, 1864, 1870, 1873, 1875-1876, 1881, 1884-1885, 1887 *P-195
Status
Completed
Author
Processed by Marvin Rusinek and Adina Anflick
Date
© 2009
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Revision Statements

  • May, September 2020: EHyman: post-ASpace migration cleanup.

Repository Details

Part of the American Jewish Historical Society Repository

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