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Taylor Loomis collection

00-2000-08-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2000-08-0
Scope and Contents

Cookbook. "Wholesome Cooking Without Waste." Front cover inscribed with "Welch’s Grape Juice Sold by Morey & Perkins, General Merchandise, Bantam, Conn." "Two hundred well-tested recipes selected by Ethel Harris." Rand McNally & Company, Chicago, circa 1912. Machine punched hole. 5 5/8”x 7 5/8”, 32 pages.

This item has fire damage as a result of a fire that destroyed the Morey & Perkins store.

Dates: Created: circa 1912; Other: Date acquired: 01/08/2000

Ann McGurk collection

2002-46-0

 Collection
Identifier: 2002-46-0
Scope and Contents

Marshall Field & Company department store advertising pamphlet, circa 1920; three World War II ration books; three illustrated pages (may have been part of a book); newspaper clipping, "Butler Announces Lindy's Baby Dead"; five unidentified (non-family) daguerreotypes; twenty slides marked "Cambridge, OH small town parade with many old cars, vintage gas station & motel."

Dates: Created: circa 1860-circa 1970; Other: Date acquired: 01/09/2004

James Moir collection

00-2001-08-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2001-08-0
Scope and Contents

Newspaper clipping showing before and after views of buildings in Litchfield destroyed by fire in 1886.

Dates: Created: 1886; Other: Date acquired: 02/03/2003

Mildred Molumphy collection

00-2002-72-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2002-72-0
Scope and Contents

Madison Square Garden Programme week commencing Sep. 21, 1891; three Litchfield 250th anniversary bumper stickers, 1969; three notice of public hearing flyers for a hearing to ban helliports in Litchfield, Jun. 25, 1987. Photographs of Litchfield events 1970-1977 include Litchfield Historical Plaque dedication; Bi-Centennial parade (1976); Fireman's parade; Litchfield Hills Road Race (1977); White Memorial Foundation carriage show (1970, 1974).

Dates: Created: 1891-1987; Other: Date acquired: 06/12/2002

Litchfield County papers

00-1973-30-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1973-30-0
Scope and Contents

Collection of papers related to Litchfield County, including bills, receipts, correspondence, deeds, judicial records, ephemera, and other documents. Towns represented include Goshen, Torrington, and Winchester.

Dates: Created: 1866-1902; Other: Date acquired: 01/12/1973

Laura Hunt Ramsey collection

00-1999-03-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1999-03-0
Scope and Contents

Laura Hunt Ramsey performed in Litchfield Summer Theatre productions during the 1952 season. Among the cast was Calvert DeForest, who became nationally known in the 1980s through his appearances as Larry (Bud) Melman on Late Night with David Letterman. The collection consists of news clippings, theater programs, post cards, and photographs relating to the Summer Theatre and Litchfield. There is also a drawing by Leonard Altobell of himself.

Dates: Created: 1952; Other: Date acquired: 01/08/1999

Margaret Swartwout Sanford papers

00-1973-31-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1973-31-0
Scope and Contents

Papers related to the genealogy of Margaret Swartwout Sanford of Litchfield, Conn., including her D.A.R. application materials, her eulogy by Howard Frederic Dunn and David Fyodor Gurniak of St. Michael's Church, obituaries of her grandfather Rollin Sanford (1806-1879), news clippings related to members of the Swartwout family, and other documents.

Dates: Created: 1879-1966; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1973

Sonia P. Seherr-Thoss papers

2006-34-0

 Fonds
Identifier: 2006-34-0
Scope and Contents The papers of Sonia P. Seherr-Thoss (1919-2006), writer, photographer, dairy farmer, philanthropist, and long-time Litchfield, Conn., resident. The majority of the papers document the foreign travels she made with her husband Hans Christoph Seherr-Thoss (1912-1992) and family members and friends to Europe, Russia, Afghanistan, Turkey, Iran, India, China, Japan, Africa, Mexico, Brazil, Chile, Argentina, the Galapagos Islands, and other places. The papers also relate to her involvement in...
Dates: 1920-2006

James Smith collection

00-1996-23-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1996-23-0
Scope and Contents

Calling card of Mr. and Mrs. Elijah White; business cards of Dwight C. Kilbourn and David A. Bradley, all undated.

Dates: Created: undated; Other: Date acquired: 02/08/1996

Spring Hill School collection

1951-30-0

 Collection
Identifier: 1951-30-0
Scope and Contents The Spring Hill School collection (1951-30-0, .83 linear feet) documents a private school modelled on a philosophy of progressive education. Founded by Dorothy Bull and Mabel Foster Spinney in Litchfield, Conn., the school operated from 1926 to 1939. The collection includes correspondence, financial records, minutes, institutional records, brochures, and published editions of student work. The collection also contains tributes to co-founders Bull from 1934 and Spinney from 1951 and a...
Dates: Created: 1926-1940; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1951

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Bull, F. Kingsbury (Frederick Kingsbury), 1884-1968 2
Litchfield High School (Litchfield, Conn.) 2
Litchfield Historical Society (Litchfield, Conn.) 2
Woodruff, George M. (George Morris), 1836-1930 2
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American Revolution Bicentennial Commission of Litchfield 1
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Beach, Miles, 1743-1828 1
Benson, Deborah 1
Bigelow, Barbara 1
Bigelow, Elsie Karl 1
Borzilleri, Ann 1
Bostwick family 1
Boy Scouts of America 1
Bramley, Malcolm 1
Buck family 1
Bull, Dorothy, 1887-1934 1
Burke family 1
Burke, Patrick 1
C.W. Hinsdale (Litchfield, Conn.) 1
Canfield family 1
Champlin family 1
Clark, B. Woodruff, 1921-2005 1
Cobble Court Bookshop (Litchfield, Conn.) 1
Coley family 1
Colvocoresses family 1
Colvocoresses, Alden P., 1918-2007 1
Colvocoresses, George P. (George Partridge), 1847-1932 1
Colvocoresses, Harold L. 1
Connecticut Junior Republic 1
Connecticut. County Court (Litchfield County) 1
Connecticut. State Board of Education 1
Cooley, Robert 1
Crutch & MacDonald (Litchfield, Conn.) 1
Dana, Richard Henry, 1879-1933 1
Danner family 1
DeForest, Calvert 1
Deming, Adelaide, 1864-1956 1
Deming, Charlotte, 1868-1963 1
Dickinson, Anson, 1779-1852 1
Doyle, Robert 1
Dunn, Howard Frederic 1
Echo Farm Company 1
Elliott, Clarence H. 1
Eraclito, Frank B. 1
F.L. Wadhams & Sons (Torrington, Conn.) 1
Fabricant, Michael, 1950- 1
Farris, Hope Louise 1
Ferriss family 1
Fuessenich, Bernice D., 1918-2012 1
Gould family 1
Gould, E. Sherman (Edward Sherman), 1837-1905 1
Gould, Evelyn Fisk 1
Gould, Florence Holden 1
Gould, G. Glen (George Glen) 1
Grand Army of the Republic. Department of Connecticut 1
Grand Army of the Republic. Seth F. Plumb Post No. 80 (Litchfield, Conn.) 1
Guernsey family 1
Guernsey, Samuel H., -1886 1
Gurniak, David Fyodor 1
Hack, Daniel J. 1
Hack, Joseph J. 1
Hadden, Gavin, 1888-1956 1
Hattie's Family Restaurant (Litchfield, Conn.) 1
Hine family 1
Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784 1
Karl family 1
Karl, Lucy Flower, 1870-1958 1
Karl, Rudolph 1
Karl, William Raymond, -1915 1
Kelley, Margaret 1
Kilbourn family 1
Kilbourn, Dwight C. (Dwight Canfield), 1837-1914 1
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Lewis family 1
Litchfield (Conn.). Borough 1
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Litchfield War Records Committee (Litchfield, Conn.) 1
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MacDonald, Viola Karl 1
Madison Square Garden (New York, N.Y. : 1890-1925) 1
Masters, S. 1
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McCall, Benjamin, 1806-1895 1
McCall, Caroline Culver, 1801-1848 1
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