Holland Land Company Records,1802-1863

Collection Number: 383

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Holland Land Company records, 1802-1863.
Collection Number:
383
Creator:
Holland Land Company.
Quantity:
41 volumes, 2 cubic ft., 33 reels microfilm.
Forms of Material:
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Account books for the Ellicottville Office in Cattaraugus County; correspondence and records including amounts paid on principal and interest, general expenditures, notes on improvements, and other material including land contracts and deed books for Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, and Wyoming Counties. Includes records kept by purchasers of Holland Land Company holdings Nicholas Devereux and Co., Utica, N.Y. and the Farmers' Loan and Trust Co., New York City.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Account books for the Ellicottville Office in Cattaraugus County; correspondence and records including amounts paid on principal and interest, general expenditures, notes on improvements, and other material including land contracts and deed books for Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, and Wyoming Counties. Includes records kept by purchasers of Holland Land Company holdings Nicholas Devereux and Co., Utica, N.Y. and the Farmers' Loan and Trust Co., New York City.
Also includes index of settlers: A-Davis, Seth.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Holland Land Company.
Farmers' Loan and Trust Company (New York, N.Y.)
Nicholas Devereux and Company.

Subjects:
Land titles--New York (State).
Land titles--Registration and transfer.
Land settlement.
Real estate investment.

Places:
New York (State)--History--1775-1865.
Allegany County (N.Y.)
Cattaraugus County (N.Y.)
Chautauqua County (N.Y.)
Wyoming County (N.Y.)


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Holland Land Company records, #383. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

RELATED MATERIALS

Includes collections #383, #1838, and #1846.

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