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Andrew Clark Pikosky collection

2002-35-0

 Collection
Identifier: 2002-35-0
The Andrew Clark Pikosky Collection, 2002-35-0, includes papers and photographs from his parents, and in particular his father, Edward Pikosky.  Among the items are programs from various professional and amateur theatrical productions in Litchfield and Litchfield County, photographs of Edward Pikosky and from World War I, paper from World War II, a Christmas card from Charles H. Turkington, circa 1930s; and 1 small notebook related to the Litchfield Flood Control Commission, 1956-1958. Also a folder with correspondence regarding Andrew's involvement in the Griswold Family Association. Andrew Clark Pikosky is the son of Edward Pikosky (1886-1970) and Marjorie Clark Pikosky (1891-1983) of Litchfield.  Edward Pikosky was a drillmaster in the US Army and while living in Litchfield durig World War I he helped form two companies, the "Litchfield Rifles" and the "Litchfield Light Horse." Neither company had a role in the armed forces.  The Pikosky family lived on Meadow Street beginning in 1937.

Dates

  • Created: 1908-1981
  • Other: Date acquired: 10/10/2002

Creator

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.

Extent

3.00 items

Biographical or Historical Information

Andrew Clark Pikosky is the son of Edward Pikosky (1886-1970) and Marjorie Clark Pikosky (1891-1983) of Litchfield.  Edward Pikosky was a drillmaster in the US Army and while living in Litchfield durig World War I he helped form two companies, the "Litchfield Rifles" and the "Litchfield Light Horse." Neither company had a role in the armed forces.  The Pikosky family lived on Meadow Street beginning in 1937.

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Source of Acquisition

Andrew Clark Pikosky
Method of Acquisition Gift

Accruals and Additions

Initial gift 2002-35-0, followed by 2002-63-0, and an additional gift in 2005-16-0. Two unnumbered items that relate to Edward Pikosky have also been added to this collectio (Air Raid Warden and Selective Service Certificates). Found in collection accession number 1981-355.

Existence and Location of Originals

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Related Materials

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Other Descriptive Information

This collection was processed with support from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).
Title
Archon Finding Aid Title
Author
Leith Johnson
Date
11/10/2010
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
eng

Repository Details

Part of the Litchfield Historical Society Repository

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