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George Deneale Papers

A description of his papers at Syracuse University

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Deneale, George, 1766-1818.
Title: George Deneale Papers
Inclusive Dates: 1794-1942
Quantity: 1 linear ft.
Abstract: Correspondence, financial records of an American attorney.
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010

Biographical History

George Deneale (1766-1818) was clerk of the Alexandria Common Council and clerk of the U.S. Circuit Court for Alexandria, Virginia. He was also a militia officer and a Freemason, and was Grand Master of Alexandria-Washington Lodge, No. 22.

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

The George Deneale Papers consist of correspondence, pubilshed material and financial records.

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Arrangement of the Collection

The collection is unprocessed and remains in original order.

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Access Restrictions

The collection is currently unprocessed and not available for research. Please contact Special Collections Research Center for more information.

Use Restrictions

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

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Subject Headings


Deneale, George, 1766-1818.

Corporate Bodies

Freemasons. -- Alexandria-Washington lodge no. 22.
United States. -- Circuit Court (District of Virginia)


Lawyers -- Virginia.


Virginia -- Alexandria -- History.

Genres and Forms

Financial records.



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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

George Deneale Papers,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Transfer from Kohen collection, 1963.

Finding Aid Information

Created by: MRC
Date: 7 Apr 2010
Revision history:

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