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Samuel T. Betts Papers

A description of the collection at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: MRC
Date: 3 May 2010

Biographical History

Samuel T. Betts (1854-1923) was a long-time resident of Syracuse, New York and an active and prominent participant in civic organizations. Founder and first president of the New York State Real Estate Dealers Association and a charter member of the Onondaga Historical Association, he was also a member of the Mystique Krewe, Onondaga Anglers Association, Citizens Club, Skaneateles Yacht Club, Automobile Club of Syracuse, and others. [Source: Syracuse Herald, Syracuse, New York, July 7, 1923, p. 5.]

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Samuel T. Betts Papers contains correspondence and photographs.

Arrangement of the Collection

The collection is unprocessed and remains in original order.


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.

Subject Headings


Betts, Samuel T., 1854-1923.


Real estate agents -- New York (State)


Syracuse (N.Y.) -- History.

Genres and Forms



Real estate agents.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Samuel T. Betts Papers,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Unspecified, 1966.

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