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Isaacs Family (Easthampton, N.Y.) Papers

 Collection — Container: Consolidated Box P8, Folder: P-272
Identifier: P-272

Scope and Content Note

Collection contains a promissory note, signed in Hebrew by an unidentified person, for a sum of money owed Isaacs (1761), and a certificate of indebtedness of New York State to Aaron Isaacs for goods purchased, signed by Commissioners William Floyd and Isaac Roosevelt (1781). Also an estate inventory for Isaac Wickham Isaacs, 1816.

Dates

  • 1761-1816

Creator

Language of Materials

This collection is in English and Hebrew

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

Abstract

Collection contains a promissory note, signed in Hebrew by an unidentified person, for a sum of money owed Isaacs (1761), and a certificate of indebtedness of New York State to Aaron Isaacs for goods purchased, signed by Commissioners William Floyd and Isaac Roosevelt (1781). Also an estate inventory for Isaac Wickham Isaacs, 1816.

Physical Location

Collection is located in Consolidated Box P8.

Acquisition Note

Gift, in part, of the Elsie O. and Philip D. Sang Foundation 1979

General

The Sang Collection of American Judaica, published in 1984 by the American Jewish Historical Society, listed this promissory note as being from 1741 (page 34). Later research updated the year of the note to 1761.

Title
Guide to the Isaacs family (Easthampton, N.Y.) papers, 1761-1816 P-272
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid created by marc2ead_ajhs.xsl
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.
  • 2021 October 13: TElder: update of year from 1741 to 1761 and General Note addition.

Repository Details

Part of the American Jewish Historical Society Repository

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