Archival Sources

Library of the New York City Bar Association

For copies of the court case materials held by the Bar Association of New York in 2021 and earlier being scanned by Google and others, see

Louisiana Research Center, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA

McConnell Family Papers, LaRC/Manuscripts Collection 156. Box 15, Folders 1, 2, 3, 4; Box 40, Folder 7; Box 41, Folders 4 and 15.

Schmidt Family Papers, LaRC/Manuscripts Collection 207.

New York State Library, Albany, NY

Cases in the Court of Appeals, “In the matter of the estate of Josephine Louise Newcomb, deceased,” 192 N.Y. 238.

For partial electronic copy see

Newcomb Archives, Newcomb College Institute, Tulane University

Brandt Van Blarcom Dixon Papers, 1888–1941. Within these papers, see especially “Opinion of Robert E. Deyo, Referee,” Surrogate’s Court, County of New York, “In the Matter of an Application for the Revocation of Ancillary Letters Testamentary Granted in the Matter of the Estate of Josephine Louise Newcomb, Deceased.”

Josephine Louise Newcomb Book Collection.

Josephine Louise Newcomb Family Bible and other papers.

Josephine Louise Newcomb, Collection NAB033.

Tulane University Law School Library

192 N.Y. 238, Court of Appeals of New York. In re NEWCOMB’S ESTATE. May 19, 1908.

University Archives, Tulane University

Brandt V.B. Dixon Papers.

Josephine Louise Newcomb Scrapbooks.