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Matilda Gitto photo album


Identifier: 00-1974-50-0

Scope and Contents

The Matilda Gitto photo album (1974-50-0) contains photographs compiled by Mrs. G. Gitto of Oyster Bay, Long Island. The album contains an inscription from her son in the front. "To, Mrs. G. Gitto. From Mr. Louis Gitto Boston, Mass. 1885." The item is currently housed in 3A Box 27A.


  • created: 1885
  • Other: Date acquired: 01/06/1976


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.

Biographical or Historical Information

Matilda Gitto was the wife of Galtano Gitto of Oyster Bay, Long Island. Galtano, a tailor, was a immigrant from Italy, and Matilda had relocated to the United States from Ireland.

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Source of Acquisition

George Baldwin

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Other Descriptive Information

This collection was processed with support from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).

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Matilda Gitto photo album
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Repository Details

Part of the Litchfield Historical Society Repository

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