Nathan Straus papers, 1840-1990, bulk (1865-1930).


Nathan Straus papers, 1840-1990, bulk (1865-1930).

Collection consists of correspondence, writings, scrapbooks, photographs, and printed matter concerning Straus and his family.

13 linear feet (26 boxes, 19 v.)




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Macy's (Firm) (corporateBody)

Nathan Straus Pasteurized Milk Laboratory. (corporateBody)

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