- Call number
- MssCol 2428
- Physical description
- .3 linear feet (1 box)
- Preferred Citation
- Pinchbeck-Sturges-Trask family 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.
Collection contains papers of the related Pinchbeck, Sturges and Trask families. Pinchbeck family section consists of letters, 1835-1836, to Sarah Ann Pinchbeck from her brother, Benjamin Henry Holland, relating to his travels, shipbuilding, service with army of Texas in 1836, and personal matters. Sturges family papers are letters, 1866-1902, from Peter D. Sturges to Sadie Trask before and after their marriage and concern his travels in the U.S. and the Caribbean, copper mining in Globe, Arizona, and family affairs. Papers of Benjamin I.H. Trask, 1848-1927, pertain to real estate holdings in New York City and other business matters.
Source of acquisitionGift, Dyer, George B, 1947
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