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Records pertaining to various monuments and dedication ceremonies

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This series consists of correspondence, reports, copies of financial statements, and other records concerning the celebration of New York Day at the Chicago World's Fair; the dedication of the Trenton, New Jersey Battle Monument at Van Cortlandt Park; and the dedication of the New York State Monument at Gettysburg. The bulk of the series deals with the latter event and consists mainly of materials prepared by A.J. Zabriskie, the Engineer and Secretary of the New York Monuments Commission.
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0.5 cu. ft.
Inclusive Dates:
1893
Series Number:
A4123

Arrangement

Arranged by dedicatory event and therein chronological.

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of correspondence, reports, copies of financial statements, and other records concerning the celebration of New York Day at the Chicago World's Fair; the dedication of the Trenton, New Jersey Battle Monument at Van Cortlandt Park; and the dedication of the New York State Monument at Gettysburg. The bulk of the series deals with the latter event and consists mainly of materials prepared by A.J. Zabriskie, the Engineer and Secretary of the New York Monuments Commission.

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Related Information

Related Materials

Series A0468, Title Papers Pertaining to the Erection of Monuments on the Gettysburg and Chattanooga Battlefields, contains additional information on the New York State Monument at Gettysburg.

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