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-- Manuscript Group 596, Chew Familiy Papers, 1935 - 1996


           Papers, 1935-96. 26 items.

        Correspondence and documents of Benjamin, Joseph, and

      Beverly Chew, members of a politically prominent Pennsylvania

      family, as well as of James Alexander; William Alexander, Lord

      Stirling; William Duer; Nathanael Greene; Benjamin Lincoln;

      William Paterson (1 745- 1806); Baron Friedrich Wilhelm von

      Steuben; and George Washington. Includes the autobiography of

      Beverly Chew (1794- 1844), Vice-Consul to Russia under President

      James Madison and Collector of the Port of New Orleans. Indexed

      in the manuscripts catalog.

        Gift of Philip F. Chew, 1963.


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