- Call number
- MssCol 2586
- Physical description
- .15 linear feet (15 folders)
- Preferred Citation
- Robbins-Jones 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.
The Robbins and Jones families were from Acton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts. Collection consists of legal papers concerning the settlement of estates, deeds and tax assessments for land in Middlesex County, Mass.; papers relating to service in the Continental Army; other military papers; mercantile accounts; and miscellaneous papers of the Robbins and Jones families. Persons represented include Captain Joseph Robbins (d. 1791), his survivors John Robbins and Captain Joseph Robbins, and Oliver Jones.
Source of acquisitionPurchase, Henkels, S.V. (Dealer), 1919
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