Collection ID: 3151982

Collection context

Summary

Creator:
Sakolski, Aaron M. (Aaron Morton), 1880-1955.
Abstract:
Assorted historical material collected by Syracuse University alumnus Aaron Sakolski. Collection includes Confederate money, a patent for land in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, and other items.
Extent:
1 folder (SC)
Language:
English
Preferred citation:

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Aaron Sakolski Collection,

Background

Scope and Content:

The Aaron Sakolski Collection consists of assorted historical documents from the personal collection of Aaron M. Sakolski. The collection contains patent, made out to Henry Drinker, for a tract of land in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania known as Chesnut Level; three Confederate bonds from Missouri and Mississippi; a United States bond from the 18th century; and a 1798 letter from one John Nicholson to a William Young and others, involving the Delaware and Schuylkill Canal Co.

Biographical / Historical:

Aaron Morton Sakolski (1880-1956?) was a member of the class of 1902 at Syracuse University and later attended Johns Hopkins. He was interested both professionally and personally in economic aspects of investment, land tenure, and railroads.

Acquisition information:
Gift of Frances Mylon , 1986.
Arrangement:

Alphabetical.

Access

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TERMS OF ACCESS:

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PREFERRED CITATION:

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Aaron Sakolski Collection,

LOCATION OF THIS COLLECTION:
Special Collections Research Center
Syracuse University Libraries
Bird Library, Room 600
Syracuse, NY 13244, United States
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