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Peter A.J. Dalton-Morris architectural records

Identifier: 2006-49-0

Scope and Contents

The Peter A.J. Dalton-Morris architectural records (2006-49-0) consist of written and drawn project records of Dalton-Morris's professional practice situated at Beecher Lane and Woodruff Street, Litchfield, CT from 1965-2003, with additional documents dating from 1953. The majority of projects involved residences in and around Litchfield, CT, and include new houses and alterations and additions to existing houses. Dalton-Ross also created designs for several commercial projects in Litchfield and beyond, including the The Travelers Insurance Company's former Cliff House constructed on Avon Mountain in 1961.

The collection includes architectural drawings and specifications on paper and Mylar and professional certificates and licensesqualifications.


  • 1953-2003


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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.

Reproduction of architectural drawings is not permitted without permission. Contact staff for more information.


25 Linear Feet

Language of Materials



The collection is arranged in two series:

Series I. Architectural drawings
Series II. Certificates and licenses

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Drawings are oversized, typically 20" x 30" and larger.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Dalton-Morris, Peter A.J. Gift, 2006.

Processing Information

Collection is inventoried, but not processed.
Peter A.J. Dalton-Morris architectural records
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the Litchfield Historical Society Repository

7 South Street
P.O. Box 385
Litchfield CT 06759
860-567-3565 (Fax)