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Portrait of Andrew H. Green

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Title
Portrait of Andrew H. Green
Names
American Scenic and Historic Preservation Society (Author)
Collection

American Scenic and Historic Preservation Society records, 1895-1971.

Series XI. Artifacts and Oversized Material

Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 91
Topics
Letchworth State Park (N.Y.)
American Scenic and Historic Preservation Society
Green, A. H. (Andrew Haswell), 1820-1903
Notes
Content: Also discussed are Niagara Falls, Palisades Interstate Park, the Octagon House in Washington, D.C., the Morris-Jumel Mansion in New York City, Storm King Mountain (site of the Consolidated Edison power plant in upstate New York), and post-World War I reconstruction in France.
Ownership: 07/--/79 American Scenic and Historic Preservation Society Gift
Content: Collection includes minutes of trustees' monthly meetings,and of annual meetings of the Society, 1911-1971; annual reports, 1898-1926; record books, 1898-1926, containing additional minutes, correspondence of secretaries and presidents, reports, New York State legislative documents,clippings, printed material, blueprints, maps, and photographs; minutes, reports, correspondence, and other records, 1911-1939, of committees that administered sites under the Society's custodianship; miscellaneous financialdocuments, 1930s-1960s; general files, 1930s-1960s, consisting largely of correspondence; issues of the Society's bulletin, Scenic and Historic America, 1929-1938; two books, A Narrative of the Life of Mary Jemison, and Philipse Manor Hall at Yonkers, N.Y., published by theSociety, containing heavy annotations for the 1925 editions; and minutes, correspondence and other documents,1924-1939, of the State Council of Parks (N.Y.), on which the Society was represented.
Content: Founded in 1895 by conservationist and New York City civicleader Andrew H. Green (1820-1903), the Society's purpose was to protect scenic and historic sites. It acted as a custodian for several New York State parks and historic sites, and as an advocate for numerous other sites locatedlargely in New York State, but also included sites throughout the United States and Europe.
Ownership: MSS 79M21
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12354880
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): df46d600-c629-012f-1f81-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Portrait of Andrew H. Green" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/904d982c-1f57-7c08-e040-e00a18066b7f

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Portrait of Andrew H. Green" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 11, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/904d982c-1f57-7c08-e040-e00a18066b7f

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. Portrait of Andrew H. Green Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/904d982c-1f57-7c08-e040-e00a18066b7f

Wikipedia Citation

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Portrait of Andrew H. Green