Beelen family papers

Frederic Eugéne François Bertholff was the first Austrian representative in the United States. His descendants shortened the family name to Beelan. The papers include correspondence, 1784-1885, some of which is in French; a Nuremburg, Germany almanac, 1690, with many contemporary annotations in G...

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Main Author: Beelen family (Creator)
Collection:Beelen Family Papers
Collection Number:1952
Format: Manuscript
Language:French
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Physical Description: 0.33 Linear feet 0.33 linear feet, 1 box (60 items)
Summary: Frederic Eugéne François Bertholff was the first Austrian representative in the United States. His descendants shortened the family name to Beelan. The papers include correspondence, 1784-1885, some of which is in French; a Nuremburg, Germany almanac, 1690, with many contemporary annotations in German script; naturalization certificate and sketch book of Anthony Beelen, begun in 1794 in Pittsburgh, as well as several other miscellaneous notebooks in German, French, and Latin; a typescript biography of Milnora de Beelen Roberts of Seattle, Wash., as well as other family notes.