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Lilac Hedges (Firm)


Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Henry D. Bowman Lilac Hedges Collection


Identifier: 2011-147-0
Scope and Contents The Henry D. Bowman Lilac Hedges Collection (2011-147-0) is a collection of greeting cards, business papers, and other items pertaining to the former Lilac Hedges greeting card company of Litchfield, Connecticut.  Henry “Denny” Bowman provided designs for cards for Lilac Hedges in the 1950s, later establishing his own separate studio and working in collaboration with Ralph Hinchman. Among the items in this collection are sample pages with examples of card designs by Ralph P. Hinchman, Jac...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1953-1965; Other: Date acquired: 07/09/2012

Elsa Hinchman Clark collection


Identifier: 00-2010-271-0

The Elsa Hinchman Clark collection (2010-271-0) contains documents from the Woodruff family.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1862-1960s; Other: Date acquired: 08/08/2011

House Series

Digital Object ID ##z90jz1

 Digital Record
Identifier: Digital Object ID ##z90jz1

Lilac Hedges, 1950s-1960s

 File — Box 4, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents

Lilac Hedges materials. Cocktail invitations, a package of 10 party invitations. [2004-01-0-2] Invitation to the opening of the annual exhibition of commerical art at Lilac Hedges Studio. Ralph Hinchman III private showing.

Dates: 1950s-1960s

Lilac Hedges Collection


Identifier: 2011-08-0
Scope and Contents The Lilac Hedges Collection (2011-08-0) is a collection of greeting cards, original artwork, and other items pertaining to the former Lilac Hedges greeting card company of Litchfield, Connecticut. The card company was founded by Ralph P. Hinchman III, and was based in two buildings in Litchfield, a house and a barn, that originally belonged to the historic Echo Farms. The property was renamed “Lilac Hedges” by Ralph P. Hinchman III’s relatives, and the company was named after the property....
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 02/06/2011

Lilac Hedges Love Notes


Identifier: 00-2011-135-0
Scope and Contents

Lilac Hedges Love Notes (2011-135-0) consists of two packages of shrink-wrapped heart-shaped love notes with coordinating envelopes. One is the faded face of a woman surrounded by stylized flowers, the other consists of stylized birds with blue clouds in the background.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1970s; Other: Date acquired: 12/08/2010

Lilac Hedges Stationery in box


Identifier: 2015-42-0
Content Description

Lilac Hedges Stationery in box (2015-42-0) Lilac Stationery Box Set containing stationery made by Lilac Hedges. Box includes five papers and five matching envelops. The design is a floral design having purple and blue flowers.

Dates: 1970's

Lilac Hedges Card


Identifier: 2015-83-0
Content Description

Liliac Hedges Card (2015-83-0) Liliac Hedges Christmas Card with mailing envelope. Card # 935

Dates: 1959

Jac Venza Photographs


Identifier: 00-2011-133-0
Scope and Contents

The Jac Venza Photographs (2011-133-0) is a series of eight photographs of indoor and outdoor dinner parties from 1974-1977.  Ralph Hinchmen of Lilac Hedges appears in two of the photographs. Jac Venza and Ralph Hinchman met early in the launching of Lilac Hedges.  Venza worked as a card designer and introducted Hinchman to other artists, including Hillary Knight and Andy Warhol.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1974-1977; Other: Date acquired: 12/08/2011

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Collection 7
Archival Object 1
Digital Record 1
Greeting cards 3
Litchfield (Conn.) 2
Balls (Parties) -- Connecticut -- Litchfield 1
Christmas cards 1
Christmas music 1