Found 7 collections related to Real property -- Pennsylvania

Avery, Samuel, 1731-1806
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 165
.2 linear feet (1 box)
Samuel Avery (1731-1806) was a land speculator in colonial America. Collection consists of papers relating to Avery's land speculations in Vermont and on the Susquehanna River; draft of his brief in Avery v. Holt (land lottery case), ca. 1772;... more
Miller, Joseph
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2000
.1 linear feet (1 v.)
Joseph Miller was a clerk to the Dauphin, Pennsylvania, county commissioners, ca. 1864.
Wilhelm, A
Manuscripts and Archives Division
.15 linear feet (1 v.)
A. Wilhelm was a lawyer in Pennsylvania. Collection consists of Wilhelm's letters relating to real estate holdings in the vicinity of Cornwall and Lebanon, Pa., of his client Anne C. Alden. Also, letters to McKim, Mead & White, architects in New... more
Hamilton, James A. (James Alexander), 1788-1878
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1299
1 linear foot (4 boxes)
James Alexander Hamilton (1788-1878), the son of Alexander Hamilton, was an American lawyer and politician. He served as United States District Attorney for the Southern District of New York. Collection consists of Hamilton's correspondence, ca.... more
Penn, William, 1644-1718
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 4575
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Several letters, fragments of letters, and indentures of William Penn (1644-1718), English leader of the Society of Friends and founder of Pennsylvania, dating between 1675 and 1709. Recipients include Thos. Holmes (likely surveyor Thomas Holme);... more
Mallman, Paul
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1851
2.6 linear feet (5 boxes)
Paul Mallman was an American engineer and metallurgist. He worked as a consultant for the governments of Japan, China, Germany, Russia, and Great Britain in the 1910s and 1920s. Collection consists of correspondence, memoranda, writings,... more
Bancker, Evert, 1734-1815
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 193
3.31 linear feet (15 boxes, 2 oversized folders)
Gerard Bancker (1740-1799) and brother Evert Bancker Jr. (1734-1815) were New York City surveyors and members of a wealthy merchant family. The land surveys, plats, and maps that comprise the bulk of the Bancker plans depict the streets,... more
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