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Series II: Board of Trustees Records, 1838-1995


Scope and Contents

This series documents the activities of the Board of Trustees for the Sailors' Snug Harbor. It includes administrative files (correspondence, day books, and business records) and minutes for Board meetings, including the Board's Executive Committee.


  • 1838-1995

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Materials are entirely in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Appointments to examine materials must be made in advance. Please e-mail for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Files containing personal information about residents are restricted for 50 years from the date of death of the individual. If the decease death is unknown, the files are closed for 72 years from the date the record was created.


5 Linear Feet (Six standard document boxes, six half-size document boxes, and 29 bound volumes. )

Arrangement of Materials

This series has been arranged into two sub-series: Administrative Records and Minutes. The arrangement of the administrative records retains the Board's original organizational scheme. The Minutes are arranged chronologically.


Repository Details

Part of the Stephen B. Luce Library Repository

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