Found 3 collections related to Petitions

Filtering on: x1851 - 1900
Liebmann, Alfred J., 1885-1957
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1756
.68 linear feet (2 boxes, 1 volume, 1 oversized folder)
Alfred J. Liebmann (b. 1885) was a research chemist. Born in Switzerland, he emigrated to the U.S. in 1910 and became technical director of Schenley Industries and president of the Schenley Research Institute. His studies included the utilization... more
Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc Micro R-1520
0.06 linear feet (1 box, 1 microfilm reel)
A collection of bills of sale, deeds, passes, certificates of registry, manumission papers, wills, and speeches. Also, letters relating to slavery-related court cases, including the Amistad slave ship revolt. Also includes letters by... more
New York (N.Y.). Citizens
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2157
.04 linear feet (1 volume)
A printed petition in support of the creation of a steam railway system below 14th Street. The petition contains hundred of signatures, collected January-February 1887, from residents of the area that include the signer's name, residency, and... more
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