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Deborah Covenhoven orders of permission

Call Number





Livingston, William
Covenhoven, Deborah
Walton, William


0.08 Linear Feet in one folder.

Language of Materials

English .


Two 1782 orders of permission for Deborah Covenhoven to travel from New Jersey to Long Island and Staten Island.


This small collection is housed in a single folder.

Scope and Contents

Two orders of permission for Deborah Covenhoven to travel from New Jersey to Long Island (dated July 6, 1782 and signed by New Jersey Governor William Livingston) and Staten Island (dated July 27, 1782 and signed by Magistrate of Police William Walton).

Conditions Governing Access

Open to users without restriciton.

Conditions Governing Use

The materials in this collection are in the public domain. While many items at the Center for Brooklyn History are unrestricted, we do not own reproduction rights to all materials. Be aware of the several kinds of rights that might apply: copyright, licensing and trademarks. The researcher assumes all responsibility for copyright questions.

Preferred Citation

Identification of item, date (if known); Deborah Covenhoven orders of permission, 1977.640, Box and Folder number; Brooklyn Public Library, Center for Brooklyn History.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source and date of acquisition unknown. The collection was formally accessioned in 1977.

Collection processed by

Matthew Gorham

About this Guide

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2023-12-18 21:41:03 +0000.
Using Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language: Description is written in: English, Latin script.

Processing Information

This collection was rehoused and the finding aid revised by Dee Bowers in 2023.


Brooklyn Historical Society


Box: A0028 (Material Type: Text)
Center for Brooklyn History
128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201