William Mitchell Van Winkle papers
Scope and Contents
Announcement for auction of all items in the mansion, Hillhome, the residence of William Mitchell Van Winkle, Jr. (1913-2004), containing a detailed listing of contents of the mansion, 1939; Anson Dickinson miniatures documentation from the National Portrait Gallery, 1983; Hillhome sales brochures, ads, listing agreement, and related materials, 1984.
- Created: 1939-1984
- Other: Date acquired: 08/07/1993
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright has been transferred to the Litchfield Historical Society for materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection. Copyright status for other collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Language of Materials
Source of Acquisition
William Mitchell Van Winkle
Method of Acquisition
Accruals and Additions
Initial gift made in 1993 (1993-23-0). Additional gift made in 1997 (1997-09-0).
Existence and Location of Originals
multi-part note content
Other Descriptive Information
This collection was processed with support from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).
- William Mitchell Van Winkle papers
- Leith Johnson
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
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