Primary Sources by Type
 
 
 
CENSUS RECORDS
1845 Census
1860 Census
 
FIRST HAND ACCOUNTS, MEMOIRS AND REFERENCE WORKS
Diary of John Gedney
Diary of Daniel MacFarlan
Diary of William G. Thiselton
Eliza Horton Poems
Letter requesting commutation receipt
Letters of Valentine Hodgson
Letter of Captain Ryer
 
LOCAL GOVERNMENT DOCUMENTS
Assessors Records 1862, White Plains
Board of Supervisors Records, Westchester County
Bond Book, Eastchester
Eastchester Book of the Coloured People
Electors 1859, White Plains
Electors 1860, White Plains
Estate Records, Bridget Duffy
Estate Records, John Gedney
Estate Records, Phoebe Hine
Letters of Simeon Tierce
Military Records 1861, White Plains
Military Records 1864, White Plains
Military Records I, Eastchester
Military Records II, Eastchester
Poll List, Eastchester
Town Minutes, Eastchester
Town Minutes, White Plains
Veteran Cemetery Records
 
MANUSCRIPTS
Bounty Receipt
Cromwell Post Incorporation Document
John Jay Address in Bedford
Kitching Post Cash Book
Reverend Boole Sermon
US Sanitary Commission Commendation
Volunteer Relief Fund
Westchester Home Guards By-laws
 
MAP COLLECTIONS
1867 Beers Atlas
1867 Colton Map of Westchester
 
NEWSPAPERS
Eastern State Journal
New York Times, 4/27/1865
William Horton Newspaper Article
 
PHOTOGRAPHS, POSTCARDS AND PAINTINGS
4th US Colored Infantry
Boys of '61
Century War Book
Cornelia Jay
Cromwell Post
DeCamp Hospital
Dobbs Ferry Volunteers
Eastchester GAR Post
Eliza Horton Collage
Farnsworth Post
Farnsworth Statue
Frederick Douglass
GAR badge
Griffin Headstone
Horace Greeley
Horatio Seymour
John Gedney
Lincoln Funeral Arch
Mrs. Coopernail
Peekskill Lincoln Exedra
Peekskill Memorial Postcard
Pictorial History of the Civil War
Samuel Colman Painting
Stony Hill Cemetery
Valentine Hodgson, soldier
Valentine Hodgson, veteran
White Plains Monuments
 
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