Richard Varick papers, 1780-1927.


Richard Varick papers, 1780-1927.

Letters (1780, 1811, 1813) written by Varick to Jane Varick Hardenburgh DeWitt, K. K. Van Rensselaer, and Abraham Van Vechten; newspaper article (1849) on George Washington's religious beliefs documented by letters from Varick and Edmund D. Barry; biographical sketch; and photographs of portraits of Varick and his wife, Maria Roosevelt Varick.

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SNAC Resource ID: 8068447

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Van Vechten, Abraham, 1762-1837 (person)

Abraham Van Vechten, son of Teunis and Judijke (Ten Broeck); Van Vechten attended Kings College (now Columbia). He was admitted to New York Bar in 1785, and practiced law at Albany, N.Y. He was a member of the New York State Senate and Assembly, served as New York State Attorney General and attended the state constitutional convention in 1821. From the description of Opinion regarding the Greenbush Lutheran Church lands. [photostat]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122617560 ...

Varick, Maria Roosevelt, 1763-1841 (person)

Barry, Edmund D. (Edmund Drinan), 1777-1852 (person)

Varick, Richard, 1753-1831 (person)

Revolutionary soldier. From the description of Autograph letter signed : to Gen. Greene, 1780 Oct. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270574176 Varick was military secretary to Schuyler, later to Arnold, then Washington. From the description of AMS, 1775 November 30-1776 August 27 : Albany. Major General Schuyler's Account Current with Capt. Richard Varick. (Copley Press, J S Copley Library). WorldCat record id: 14105134 Richard Varick (1743-1831), an Am...

Van Rensselaer, K. K. (Killian Killian), 1763-1845 (person)

Washington, George, 1732-1799 (person)

George Washington (b. Feb. 22, 1732, Westmoreland County, Va.-d. Dec. 14, 1799, Mount Vernon, VA) was the first president of the United States, serving from 1789 to 1797. Washington came from a family of farmers and landowners. He had little education but showed an aptitude for mathematics. He used this talent to become a surveyor. At 15, Washington took a job as assistant surveyor on a team sent to map the Shenandoah Valley in western Virginia. In his early 20s, Washington joined the Virgin...

DeWitt, Jane Varick Hardenburgh (person)