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Dr. Abram Lincoln Weil papers

 File — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0252

Scope and Contents

The bulk of the collection is surrogate court records (1942) and estate correspondence regarding Dr. Abram L. Weil, collected by his brother Walter Weil, executor of Abram's will.

Also included is the will (1974) of Isador J. Warner (of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma), and certificates (1891-1892) about Nathan Friedenberg (of Suspension Bridge Village, Niagara County).


  • 1887-1974
  • Bulk: 1942

Terms of Access and Use

Legal records in 1.4 are restricted from use for 75 years (until 2049), in accordance with University Archives Restricted Records policy.


Copyright of papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns. Researchers must obtain the written permission of the holder(s) of copyright and University Archives before requesting photocopies and/or publishing quotations from materials in the collection. Once permission is obtained, most papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures unless otherwise specified.

Biographical Note

Dr. Abram L. Weil was born in Buffalo, New York on May 13, 1876. He died after a short illness on July 5, 1942.


.25 Linear Feet (1 half manuscript box)

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Papers concerning the estate of Dr. Abram L. Weil of Buffalo, New York. A small amount of estate material relating to Nathan Friedenberg (of Suspension Bridge Village, Niagara County) and Isador J. Warner (of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma).


Alphabetical by last name.

Acquisition Information

The Abram L. Weil papers were gifted to University Archives on January 23, 1981 by Selig Adler, accession 81-004.

Accruals and Additions

No further accruals are expected.

Related Materials

See also 3.17: Material on the Weil Family, Dr. A.L. Weil, located in Jewish Archives of Greater Buffalo, Jewish Federation of Greater Buffalo Records, 1902-1979, MS 150.1.

Jewish Buffalo Archives Project collections

Processing Information

Minimally processed by Amy Vilz, June 2018; finding aid encoded by Amy Vilz, June 2018.


Finding aid for the Dr. Abram Lincoln Weil papers
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Finding aid prepared by Amy Vilz
19 June 2018
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Repository Details

Part of the University Archives Repository

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