596. CHEW FAMILY
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.
The New Jersey Historical Society