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The Resource Fixman collection

Fixman collection

Label
Fixman collection, 1667-1969
Title
Fixman collection
Inclusive dates
1667-1969
Creator
Subject
Genre
Summary
Correspondence, maps, photographs, legal documents, pamphlets, reports, newspapers, and other materials collected by Isadore M. Fixman to document the life of Stephen Van Rensselaer (1764-1839), the Van Rensselaer family, the history of the Albany, New York area, and the construction of the Erie Canal. Also includes notes by Fixman
Biographical or historical data
Isadore M. Fixman was born in Woodbine, New Jersey on October 12, 1905. He was treasurer, then president and owner, of Hub Electric Inc., Chicago from 1937 to 1969. He served on the Board of Trustees of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute from 1967 to 1969, when he died in an airplane crash near Indianapolis, Indiana.
Fixman collection

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      42.729766 -73.682577
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