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Charles Baldwin Collection

An inventory of the collection at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: MRC
Date: 18 Sep 2015

Biographical History

Nothing is known of Charles Baldwin other than what can be gleaned from the collection. He was a resident of Onondaga County, served in the United States Army in several capacities including as aide-de-camp to General John Ellis of the 5th New York Division, 27th Brigade, and was a Master of the Court of Chancery of the State of New York.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Charles Baldwin Collection is a small collection of documents relating to Charles Baldwin of Onondaga County. Most pertain to his military service. The documents include regimental orders.

Arrangement of the Collection



Access Restrictions:

The majority of our archival and manuscript collections are housed offsite and require advanced notice for retrieval. Researchers are encouraged to contact us in advance concerning the collection material they wish to access for their research.

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


Baldwin, Charles, fl. 1814.


Military service, Voluntary.


New York (State). -- Court of Chancery.
Onondaga County (N.Y.)

Genres and Forms

Military commissions.
Military records.



Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Charles Baldwin Collection,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information


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