- United States. District Court (New York)
- Call number
- MssCol 3094
- Physical description
- .15 linear feet (1 volume)
- Preferred Citation
United States District Court of New York proceedings, Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library
- Manuscripts and Archives Division
- Access to materials
- Advance notice required. Request access to this collection.
This volume contains minutes of court proceedings for admiralty and customs cases, admissions to citizenship, admissions to practice law, and proclamations from the Secretary of Treasury from December 26, 1796, to June 9, 1798. Presiding judges represented in the volume are Robert Troup (1796-1798), and John Sloss Hobart (1798). Proceedings of note include Aaron Burr's admittance to practice law, March 14, 1797; and Stephen Jumel's admittance to citizenship, May 29, 1797.
Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Source of acquisition
Purchased from Wormser (City Book Auction), 1943
Compiled by Casey Babcock, 2016
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