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Promissory Notes


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2012-42-0

Scope and Contents

These Promissory Notes (2012-42-0), dated from 1796-1800, include various handwritten notes for monies owed to individuals and all identified as from Litchfield, Connecticut. Among the people included in this collection are Abner Lovejoy, James Kilbourn, Jesse Kilbourn, Chauncey Kilbourn, Dr. Orange Smith, Simeon Taylor, and Reuben Webster.


  • Created: 1796-1800

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain. There are no restrictions on use. 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.


1.00 folders

1.00 folders

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Method of Acquisition

Found in collection.

Existence and Location of Originals

multi-part note content

Related Materials

multi-part note content

Promissory Notes
Kathy Craughwell-Varda
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Litchfield Historical Society Repository

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P.O. Box 385
Litchfield CT 06759
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