Joseph Arnold Papers


Dutchess County Historical Society

549 Main Street

Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Postal Address:

PO Box 88

Poughkeepsie NY 12602

(845) 471-1630

Access Number

DC.0530 – DC.0532

Processed by

Finding Aid Author: Gregory Wiedeman, 2013

Arranged by: unknown

Described by: unknown

Preservation work: unknown

Encoded by: n/a

Date Completed

2013 June 13


Joseph Arnold

Azariah Arnold


.1 linear feet, or 5 folders


Inclusive: 1771 – 1989

Bulk: 1771 – 1836

Conditions Governing Access

No Restrictions



Scope and Content

The collection consists of a deed in the Oblong Patent, some correspondence between Joseph Arnold and Charles Frost, and a letter to Azariah Arnold.


The Joseph Arnold Papers were donated to the Dutchess County Historical Society by Mrs. Charles Kelley in 1945.

Subject Headings

Correspondence; Deeds; Land titles; Oblong Patent

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Container List

Small Collections Box 8




File 27

DCHS Correspondence with Mrs. Charles Kelley, donator of the Joseph Arnold Papers


File 28

Correspondence of Joseph Arnold and Charles Frost

1835 – 1836

File 29

Arnold Family Research

circa 1989

File 30

Mortgage from Joseph Arnold to Isaac Haviland for acreage in the Oblong Patent

1771 May 29

File 31

Letter to Azariah Arnold perhaps from a Mrs. Bristall

1828 July 18