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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:

Anson Dickinson Day proclamation


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-172-0
Scope and Contents

Proclamation of the Town of Litchfield that Oct. 21, 1984, be designated Anson Dickinson Day, signed by Charles A. Dobos, First Selectman.

Dates: Created: 1984 Oct 21

Architectural drawing of Painter house baluster


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2011-09-0
Scope and Contents

Architectural drawing of Painter house baluster (2011-09-0) is a measured drawing on brown paper by Edw. J. Litwin in 1961.  The baluster is in the museum collection.  The Painter House was built circa 1684 and moved from West Haven, Connecticut to Litchfield.

Dates: Created: 1961; Other: Date acquired: 05/02/2011

Arethusa Farm photograph


Identifier: 00-2014-41-0
Scope and Contents

Black and white aerial photograph taken of Arethusa Farm on Webster Road, Litchfield, Conn. The view is from the south and includes farm buildings and residences. The photograph was taken by John Carter, Winsted, Conn.

Dates: Other: Date acquired: 06/09/2015

Benedict Arnold correspondence


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2009-93-0
Scope and Contents

Two notes from Benedict Arnold to James Hayt, his Canadian fiduciary.

Dates: Created: 1786 May-Jul

As Delia Is to Me


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2011-77-0
Scope and Contents

As Delia is to Me (2011-77-0) is a piece of sheet music containing three verses of the song. On the front piece of the sheet is the music and the first verse. The other verses are on the reverse.

Dates: Created: Undated; Other: Date acquired: 08/06/2011

The Assassination of Lincoln manuscript


Identifier: 00-1955-36-0
Scope and Contents

The Assassination of Lincoln manuscript (1955-36-0) is a bound typescript manuscript titled "The Assassination of Lincoln." The manuscript is undated and the author unknown.

Dates: Created: undated; Other: Date acquired: 03/06/1955

Association of Litchfield for Discouraging the Use of Spirituous Liquors records


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2009-94-0
Scope and Contents

A handwritten copy of the Resolution to form the Society copied 18 April 1864 from the United States Chronicle June 25, 1789, printed at Providence, Rhode Island.

Dates: Created: 1789 Jun 25

Adrian Atkins collection


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2007-04-0
Scope and Contents

One folder of brochures and other ephemera related to Litchfield area businesses and points of interest and Connecticut's tercentenary.

Dates: Created: 1935-1982; Other: Date acquired: 11/02/2008

Janet Gaylord Atkins collection


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-1997-14-0
Scope and Contents

American National Red Cross certificates, World War II rationing cards, and National Grange certificates of 25 and 50 years of membership and related documents.

Dates: Created: 1942-1983; Other: Date acquired: 04/07/1998

Broadside, Charles Atwell, Wool Carding & Cloth Dressing


Identifier: 00-1974-14-0
Scope and Contents

Broadside, Charles Atwell, Wool Carding and Cloth Dressing, 1974-14-0, advertises Atwell's business in Salisbury and announces to residents of neighborng towns that he will be continuing his business for the coming year. The broadside was printed in Hartford by E. Geer.

Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1842; Other: Date acquired: 05/03/1974