Litchfield Scientific Society scrapbooks
Scope and Contents
The Litchfield Scientific Society scrapbooks (1952-38-0) are comprised of two volumes of scrapbooks that contain newspaper clippings chronicling the activities of the Litchfield Scientific Society. The first volume covers the years 1903-1910, and the second volume contains the years 1911-1916. The Litchfield Scientific Society was organized in 1902 with the purpose of making collections of Litchfield County species in all branches past and present. The organization organized exhibitions of specimens, and offered informal lecture son scientific subjects. The two scrapbooks are currently housed in 3A Box 15.
- Created: 1903-1916
- Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1951
- Litchfield Scientific Society (Litchfield, Conn.) (Organization)
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The collection is open for research.
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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.
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This collection was processed with support from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).
- Litchfield Scientific Society scrapbooks
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