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Cooper, Peter, 1791-1883

 Person

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Albert Henry Heusser collection of Cooper-Hewitt papers

 Collection
Identifier: MG.003
Abstract

The Albert Henry Heusser collection of Cooper-Hewitt papers are comprised primarily of documents related to the business and political dealings of both Abram S. Hewitt and Peter Cooper.

Dates: 1830 - 1940

Erskine Hewitt collection of Cooper-Hewitt papers

 Collection
Identifier: MG.002
Abstract

The Erskine Hewitt collection of Cooper-Hewitt papers is comprised of the personal and business papers of Peter Cooper, Abram S. Hewitt, and their families and colleagues. It came to Cooper Union as part of the bequest of Erskine Hewitt, and has been rearranged by staff at the Cooper Union Archives.

Dates: 1783 - 1933

Published writings of Peter Cooper

 Collection
Identifier: MG.010
Abstract

The Published writings of Peter Cooper is a collection comprised of printed letters, pamphlets, speeches, and addresses.

Dates: 1844 - 1879

The Cooper Family papers

 Series
Identifier: MG.001
Abstract

The Cooper Family papers is a collection of letters, land deeds, financial claims, and other documentation of the lives of Peter Cooper's family members. With dates spanning 1767 through 1883, this collection contains material authored by or relating to Peter Cooper's parents, siblings, children, nieces, and nephews.

Dates: 1767 - 1883

The Cooper Union Foundation Building leases, 1858-1872

 Collection
Identifier: RG.007
Abstract

This collection contains lease agreements between Peter Cooper and/or the Trustees of The Cooper Union and renters of space in the Cooper Union foundation building between 1858-1872

Dates: leases from the following years: 1858, 1859, 1860, 1861, 1862, 1871, and 1872