Biography and History

Jesse Smith Blydenburgh operated an import-export business, much of it in the tea trade, in New York City in the latter half of the nineteenth century.

Source: From the finding aid for C0390

  • Jesse Smith Blydenburgh Papers. 1856-1900 (inclusive).

    Call Number: C0390

    Consists of correspondence, both personal and business, five ledgers (1859-1880), two photographs, and a diary (1869) of Jesse Smith Blydenburgh, a nineteenth-century importer-exporter in New York City.