- Baldwin, Joseph G. (Joseph Glover), 1815-1864
- Call number
- MssCol 186
- Physical description
- .5 linear feet (2 boxes)
- Preferred Citation
- Joseph G. Baldwin papers, Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library
- Manuscripts and Archives Division
- Access to materials
- Advance notice required. Request access to this collection.
Joseph Glover Baldwin (1815-1864) was an American jurist and author. Robert MacDonald Lester (1888-1969) was an author, teacher and employee of the Carnegie Institute of New York. His published works include Forty Years of Carnegie Giving (1941). Collection consists of papers collected by Robert MacDonald Lester and Cornelia Baldwin Gray for a proposed biography of Baldwin, including his correspondence, 1838-1865, family letters, legal papers, original copy and typescript of his Flush Times of California, and other writings; miscellaneous papers; and correspondence, 1922-1949, of Lester and Gray relating to Baldwin. Also photographs of Baldwin and his wife Sidney White.
Source of acquisitionGift, Lester, Robert M, 1961
Using the collection
LocationManuscripts and Archives Division
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY 10018-2788
Brooke Russell Astor Reading Room, Third Floor, Room 328
Access to materialsAdvance notice required. Request access to this collection.
Alternative form available
Entire collection available on microfilm; New York Public Library