Elizabeth van Santvoord Papers

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Elizabeth Van Santvoord Papers
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Call Number: D.451
Dates: ca. 1840-1890
Physical Description: 0.25 Linear feet
Language(s): Materials are in English
Abstract: The Elizabeth Van Santvoord Papers represent a collection of her manuscript essays, poems and writing fragments.
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

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Biographical/Historical Note
Scope and Content
Subject(s)
Processing Information
Access
Use
Citation
Content List
Writings, ca. 1840-1890
Box 1: Writings, 1840-1890
Collection Overview
Title: Elizabeth Van Santvoord Papers
Call Number: D.451
Dates: ca. 1840-1890
Physical Description: 0.25 Linear feet
Language(s): Materials are in English
Abstract: The Elizabeth Van Santvoord Papers represent a collection of her manuscript essays, poems and writing fragments.
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Biographical/Historical Note
Elizabeth Van Schaack was born in 1824. She married George Van Santvoord, a prominent jurist and author. She and her husband lived in Kinderhook, New York. Elizabeth Santvoord contributed writing pieces to magazines and newspapers, including The Democratic Review, Oliver Optics Magazine, The Independent and The Galaxy. She often used the pseudonyms, "Thekla" and "Aunt Herusha".

Elizabeth Van Santvoord died in 1913.

Scope and Content
The Elizabeth Van Santvoord Papers are comprised of one series: Writings. That series contains Santvoord's essays, poems and writing fragments. Her writings date from ca. 1840-1890.

Subject(s):
New York (State)--Kinderhook
Essays
Correspondence
Poetry
Processing Information
This collection was processed by Lori Birrell in 2012. Finding aid written by Lori Birrell in 2012.Access
The Elizabeth Van Santvoord 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
Reproductions are made upon request but can be subject to restrictions. Permission to publish materials from the collection must currently be requested. Please note that some materials may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. For more information contact rarebks@library.rochester.eduCitation
[Item title, item date], Elizabeth Van Santvoord Papers, D.451, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
Administrative Information
Author: Finding aid prepared by Lori Birrell
Publisher: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
Address:
Rush Rhees Library
Second Floor, Room 225
Rochester, NY 14627-0055
rarebks@library.rochester.edu
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Finding aid publication date: January 28, 2012
Content List
Writings, ca. 1840-1890
Box 1: Writings, 1840-1890
Essays, (Folder 1 of 2), ca. 1840-1890
Essays, (Folder 2 of 2), ca. 1840-1890
Essay Fragments, ca. 1840- 1890
Poetry, ca. 1840-1890
Writing Fragments, (Folder 1 of 2), ca. 1840-1890
Writing Fragments, (Folder 2 of 2), ca. 1840-1890
Correspondence, 1857-1890
Printed Material
Subject(s):
New York (State)--Kinderhook
Essays
Correspondence
Poetry



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