Fellows Family Papers

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Fellows Family papers
Creator: Fellows family
Call Number: A.F33
Dates: 1776-1865
Physical Description: .25 Cubic feet
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Table of Contents:

Scope and Content
Subject(s)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Access
Use
Citation
Content List
Collection Overview
Title: Fellows Family papers
Creator: Fellows family
Call Number: A.F33
Dates: 1776-1865
Physical Description: .25 Cubic feet
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Scope and Content
Book of General Orders of George Washington; deeds to land located in Monroe and Ontario Counties; miscellaneous documents.

Subject(s):
New York (State)--Monroe County
New York (State)--Ontario County
Land grants
Deeds
Washington, George, 1732-1799
Fellows family
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Deposited by Mrs. Carlton Fellows Bown, April 28, 1955.Access
The Fellows Family papers is open for research use. Researchers are advised to contact Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation prior to visiting. Upon arrival, researchers will also be asked to fill out a registration form and provide photo identification.Use
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[Item title, item date], Fellows Family papers, A.F33, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
Administrative Information
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Content List
Box 1, Folder 1Book of General Orders of George Washington, August - September, 1776
MSS Copy.

Box 1, Folder 2Book of general Orders of George Washington statement, August 9, 2000
Box 1, Folder 3"General Washington's Order Book in the American Revolution", 1909
Photocopy from The Journal of American History

Box 1, Folder 4Deeds, 1807 - 1850
Ten deeds to several parcels of land in Monroe and Ontario Counties.

Box 1, Folder 5Miscellaneous documents, 1777-1865
Certified statement of damages done by the U.S. Army to the farm of Harton Fafft [?], October 15, 1777
Signed by B. Gen. John Fellows.

Certificate of character of Charles L. Bown, April 16, 1839
Signed by Elisha Covert, Williamsport.

Certified statement of mortgage payment signed by Henry Fellows, July 11, 1865
List of Penfield residents' school assessments and exemptions for school term ending, January 31, 1849


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