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Newberry, Walter Loomis, 1804-1868 : Walter Loomis Newberry Estate records, 1852-1908

Estate records of Walter Loomis Newberry, Chicago real estate investor, banker and commission merchant, who provided for the creation of the Newberry Library in his will, include correspondence, litigation records, property distribution schedules, financial records and other documents concerning daily management of the estate for the Newberry family. Also documentation re: leasing, subdividing, improving and selling properties in Chicago.
Extent: 45.9 linear feet - (65 boxes, 1 record carton, 8 oversize boxes, and 45 volumes)
Subjects: Chicago, Family Papers, Newberry Library, Women
Call Number: NL Archives 02/09
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