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Susan Tracy letter

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2009-59-0
Scope and Contents Letter from Susan (Bull) Tracy, Mrs. Uriah Tracy, in Litchfield to her grandson George Gould in New Haven asking that he find some ribbon to match an enclosed sample. Some family news also.
Dates: Created: 1826 Aug 23; Other: Date acquired: 09/11/2009

Jonathan Trumbull letter

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2009-156-0
Scope and Contents A letter from Jonathan Trumbull dated from Lebanon (Conn.) 15 April 1769 to Andrew Adams, attorney at law, Litchfield, Conn. stating that Col. Livingston has commenced an action in Litchfield Court against Mr. Joel Hervey of Sharon (Conn.) and himself. He requests that Mr. Adams represent him in the case.
Dates: Created: 1769 Apr 15

Uriah Tracy letter

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1914-29-0
Scope and Contents Uriah Tracy in Litchfield (Conn.) writes to James McEvers, a merchant in New York, that he plans to settle all his debts by selling his real estate. Mr. Tracy asks for Mr. McEvers' patience and assures him that he will be paid.
Dates: Created: 1800 May 24

W. Bristol note

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1966-05-0
Scope and Contents A note from W. Bristol to Aaron Burr asking for Burr to peruse some claims and edit them. A. Burr replies in pencil with a suggestion to put his [Bristol's] name as Proctor to the claim of Jewett. There is no specific information as to the claims that may have been attached to the note.
Dates: Created: 1816 Apr 12; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1965

George Washington letter

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1960-22-0
Scope and Contents A letter from George Washinton in Morristown to Brigadeer General Jedediah Huntington at Springfield. Governor Tumbull has requested that 50 officers might sent to Connecticut to assist in recruiting.
Dates: Created: 1780 Mar 29; Other: Date acquired: 05/08/1961

Daniel Webster letter

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1947-11-0
Scope and Contents Letter from Daniel Webster in Boston dated 1844 Nov 19 to Joseph W. Moulton, 89 Merchents Exchange in New York making arrangements for sale of furniture.
Dates: Created: 1844 Nov 19; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1947

Whiting Family papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1954-43-0
Scope and Contents Whiting family papers, particularly Jason Whiting, including deeds, military commissions, and letters.
Dates: Created: 1758-1832; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1954

Jabez Whittelsey papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1967-16-0
Scope and Contents Jabez Whittelsey's account book for 1812-1819 and an 1820 letter to Jabez from his brother William Whittelsey in Cornish Vermont. Jabez was a shoemaker in Litchfield. Account book shelved in 3A Box 15.
Dates: Created: 1812-1820; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1966

William F. and Norma (Strong) Deacon Papers

Identifier: 2012-03-0
Scope and Contents The William F. and Norma Strong Deacon Papers (2011-26-0, 2011-05-0, 2011-07-0, 2012-03-0) include Litchfield High School graduation and reunion materials, photographs, correspondence between William F. Deacon and Norma Strong while he was serving in the Army in German and William F. Deacon's army discharge paper and evelope. William Deacon's brother, Dave, and his sister-in-law, Priscilla (Pris), who worked with Norma Strong at W. T. Grant in Hartford, suggested that the two write each other,...
Dates: Created: 1951-1996; Other: Majority of material found in 1954-1955; Other: Date acquired: 06/02/2012

William Grant Heyer letter

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2005-05-0
Scope and Contents A letter from William Grant Heyer in Norwalk to the Wardens and Vestrymen of St. Michael's Church in Litchfield offering his services as clergyman in the Church since that position is vacant.
Dates: Created: 1838 May 21; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/2004