1393-1985 (mostly 1800-1950)
70.9 linear feet, 156 boxes, 6 flat cases, 1 oversize package
This collection is stored at Firestone Library and Firestone Library.
This collection is stored onsite at Firestone Library. Original George
Washington letters in box 123, folder 21; Thomas Jefferson letters in box 144, folder 7;
Abraham Lincoln letters in box 144, folder 26; and Boxes 28-29 (glass plate negatives)
are stored in special vault facilities.
Requests will be delivered to Manuscripts Division, RBSC Reading Room
Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books
and Special Collections
One Washington Road
Princeton, New Jersey 08544 USA
The Delafields were avid collectors of family history and family-related
memorabilia in the Hudson River Valley region. This collection consists of the papers of
the Delafield family and related families, most prominently the Livingstons, containing
both personal papers and papers collected for their genealogical/historical