1941. Hardcover. A scarce typed genealogy of related New York families, beginning with the Cornelius family which settled in Flushing, Long Island in 1645, and where Aaron Cornelius received a large patent for the land which now encompasses Flushing, Oyster Bay, Glen Cove, Hempstead, Rosslyn and Freeport.
Concludes with the text of Civil War letters written by Daniel Littlefield. There are real albumen photographic illustrations throughout.
Thick 4to binder, 133pp, bibliography pp134-158. Black gilt stamped faux leather binder, gilt title at front cover, "Our Ancestors. Cornelius - Russell - Littlefield - Phelps. Laurence Cornelius". Internally, text with evidence of damp; pages rippled, some staining at gutter, but text perfectly legible. OCLC: 16260176 records one copy, in the Archives of Michigan. Good +. Item #24562