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Gad Farnum military pass

00-2009-27-0

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Identifier: 00-2009-27-0
Scope and Contents

Military pass to allow Gad Farnum, a soldier in Col. Hills Regiment and Captain Alexander Walls Company, who has been discharged and is granted liberty to return to Litchfield. Signed by Andrew Ward, Brigadeer General, Aug. 17, 1777. Also, dated Oct. 3, 1777, a note from Timothy Judd, Justice of Peace, to allow Gad Farnum to pass to and from Guilford.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1777; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/0002

History of First Church of Christ Congregational Church

00-2011-117-0

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Identifier: 00-2011-117-0
Scope and Contents The History of First Church of Christ Congregational Church collection (2011-117-0) is a collection of papers and a manuscript found in Small Acquisitions. The collection pertains to a history and list of members of the First Church of Christ Congregational Church in Litchfield Connecticut. Leonard Woolsey Bacon the pastor of the church was compiling a list of members from 1721 (when the church was founded) to 1859 (when he was pastor of the church). The collection contains two letters from...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1859; Other: Date acquired: 03/06/2013

First Congregational Church of Litchfield collection

2006-18-0

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Identifier: 2006-18-0
Scope and Contents The First Congregational Church of Litchfield collection provides documentation on the church from 1845-1999, although the church was founded in 1721. The collection brings together records given by the church and a number of other donors, and includes annual reports; addresses, sermons, and discourses; several editions of the church manual and membership roll; Sunday School Library catalogue (1859) and records; histories; photographs; financial records; correspondence; and other records....
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1845-1999; Other: Date acquired: 12/07/2006

First Ecclesiastical Society records

00-2010-381-0

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Identifier: 00-2010-381-0
Scope and Contents The First Ecclesiastical Society records primarily document financial matters related to the First Congregational Church of Litchfield, Conn. The collection consists of correspondence, accounts, memoranda and statements, orders, promissory notes, receipts, and other items. The First Congregational Church of Litchfield was founded in 1721. Its first minister was Timothy Collins, who served until 1751. Noted clergyman Lyman Beecher was the church's minister from 1810 to 1826. The first church...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1791-1924; Other: Date acquired: 06/12/2012

Charles A. Flament (1912-1944)

2015-66-0

 Item
Identifier: 2015-66-0
Content Description

Flament, Charles A. (2015-66-0) A small 2 1/2" x 3 1/2" Black and white photograph of Charles A. Flament in military uniform.

Dates: 1944

French and Indian War military enlistments

00-2010-136-0

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Identifier: 00-2010-136-0
Scope and Contents

Two certificates of enlistment for service in the invasion of Canada.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1758 Apr; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1969

Elisha Frisbie Accounts and Journal

00-1955-37-0

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Identifier: 00-1955-37-0
Scope and Contents The Elisha Frisbie Accounts and Journal (1955-37-0) contain tables documenting the number of men in Captain Seymour's militia under Elisha Sheldon from October 25th to December 25th 1776. The tables break the numbers of men down into the number sick, discharged, fit for duty, dead, etc. There are also very small entries tracking the movement of the militia, and there are also accounts of rations and money spent. There are also a number of diary entries detailing military activity for the...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1776 Oct 25 - 1776 Dec 25; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1955

James Gilbert manuscript

00-2010-178-0

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Identifier: 00-2010-178-0
Scope and Contents

An historical account, titled "A Journey into the Past," of the section of Litchfield called Headquarters, written by James Gilbert, Jun 13, 1935, in which he describes lands inhabited by former slaves, local characters, and the Dennison, Granniss, and Hayes families.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1935 Jun 13

George Glen Gould and Florence Holden Gould papers

1955-03-0

 Collection
Identifier: 1955-03-0
Scope and Contents The George Glen Gould and Florence Holden Gould papers (1955-03-0, 1.25 linear feet) document the activities of a New York City couple whose activities centered around their appreciation of period furniture, silks, rugs, and other interior design topics. The collection also includes genealogical information related to several descendents of Judge James Gould of Litchfield, Conn. The papers include correspondence, drafts and published versions of articles, photographs, research files, and...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1777-1957; Other: Date acquired: 03/06/1955

Henry Guy Gould manuscript

00-1916-47-0

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Identifier: 00-1916-47-0
Scope and Contents

A manuscript detailing the origin of the names of towns in Connecticut, by Henry Guy Gould.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1874 Apr 24; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1916

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