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00. Small Acquisitions


 Record Group
Identifier: 00
Small or single item collections which are housed together.

Found in 1059 Collections and/or Records:

Woodbury. School record


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-90-0
Scope and Contents

A student's chart that may be a calendar of attendance. On the other side is written "Woodbury - I began to to to school to Mr. Brownell January 11, 1819."

Dates: Created: 1819 Jan 11

Lewis Woodruff company order


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-1941-12-0
Scope and Contents

Order dated 1 Oct 1844 from S.H. Williams, Captain of Company D. 115th Regiment, New York State Infantry to Lewis Woodruff, to appear for company parades in New York City. Signed by Ensign N. Prangon, Warning Officer.

Dates: Created: 1844 Oct 1; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1941

Theodore D. Woolsey letter


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-254-0
Scope and Contents

Letter from Yale College president Theodore D. Woolsey to Joseph Eldredge, in which he notifies Eledredge of a meeting of the Corporation of Yale College.

Dates: Created: 1854 Apr 10

Lyman Wooster and Mary C. Wooster deed


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-338-0
Scope and Contents

Deed to James B. Peck for land in Litchfield, Conn.

Dates: Created: 1840 Nov 10; Other: Date acquired: 03/09/2012

World War I draft lottery numbers


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-1922-38-0
Scope and Contents

Three numbers used in the three draft lotteries held during World War I attached to an illustrated, explanatory brochure created by Capt. Charles R. Morris. Also includes correspondence from Elbert B. Hamlin, who procured the numbers from Morris and donated them to the Litchfield Historical Society, and from Morris in response to Hamlin's request.

Dates: Created: 1922; Other: Date acquired: 04/04/1924

William Wright slave deed


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-339-0
Scope and Contents

Deed to James Green for "a certain Negro Boy named Charles about twenty years old (no warrantee of soundness)" for and in consideration of $850. Signed and dated in Savannah, Ga.

Dates: Created: 1853 Aug 9; Other: Date acquired: 03/09/2012

Blank Writ of Attachment


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2012-40-0
Scope and Contents

A blank writ of attachment (2012-40-0) from the 1870s from the Connecticut Superior Court. On the back is written in ink, "Wolcott Library."

Dates: Other: Majority of material found in ca. 1870

Clair F. Yohe address


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-255-0
Scope and Contents

Address given by Rev. Clair F. Yohe on the occasion of the celebration in Litchfield, Conn., of the tercentary of the founding of Connecticut.

Dates: Created: 1935 Jul 28

Young Ladies Mission Band record books

00-1971-128-1 - 4

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-1971-128-1 - 4
Scope and Contents The Young Ladies Mission Band record Books (1971-128-1 - 4) is a collection of minute books and treasurer books used by the Young Ladies Mission Band, a society of Litchfield’s First Congregation Church founded to collect funds for missionary work. The books outline the routine of their meetings, planning of events, and giving and receiving of funds. The organization gave money for projects in places such as South Africa (Inada), India, Mexico, Japan, China, Czechoslovakia, and Spain. Please...
Dates: Created: 1884-1919; Other: Date acquired: 07/11/1973