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Theodore P. Cady Correspondence

A description of his correspondence at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: LMD
Date: 17 Feb 2010

Revision history:

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Cady, Theodore P.
Title: Theodore P. Cady Correspondence
Dates: 1843-1844
Quantity: 1 folder (SC)
Abstract: 12 incoming letters sent to Theodore P. Cady of Plattsburgh, New York from business associates and friends.
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010

Biographical History

Theodore Platt Cady (1815 - 1847) was an American merchant from Plattsburgh, New York. He married Hannah Maria Mooers/Movers (1821 - 1898) and they had four children (Pauline Cady Stoddard, Hiram Wentworth Cady, Benjamin Mooers Cady, and Theodore Cady).

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Theodore P. Cady Correspondence contains 12 letters sent to Cady by his business associates and friends. The letters discuss various financial transactions relating to Cady's mercantile business.

Arrangement of the Collection

Items are in chronological order.


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Subject Headings


Cady, Theodore P.


Merchants -- Correspondence.


Plattsburgh (N.Y.) -- History.

Genres and Forms




Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Theodore P. Cady Correspondence,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Purchased, 1966.

Table of Contents



SC 389 1843-1844, undated