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Certificates of Francis Phelps to Practice Law in New York, 1823-1826
Collection Description & Creator Information
The collection consists of correspondence, documents, a diary (1838), genealogies, documents, legal papers, financial records, and printed matter of the Hubbell family of Canandaigua, Ontario County, New York. The collection contains all the personal and professional papers of the Hubbells--mainly those of Walter Hubbell (1795-1845), his brother, Levi Hubbell (1807-1876), and Walter's son, Walter Seymour Hubbell (1823-1892), all lawyers--including New York State Supreme Court records, legal cases involving the Hubbells, legal reference volumes, wills, deeds, diplomas, indentures, land agreements, legal notebooks, records of the Canandaigua Academy, bills, receipts, account books, and property maps. In addition, there is material on the family of Eliza Maria Phelps Hubbell (1798-1839).
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No appraisal information is available.
Access & Use
- Access Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.
- Conditions for Reproduction and Use:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.
- Credit this material:
Certificates of Francis Phelps to Practice Law in New York; Hubbell Family Papers, C0459, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Firestone LibraryOne Washington RoadPrinceton, NJ 08544, USA
- Storage Note:
- ReCAP (rcpxm): Box 60