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Litchfield Sourcebook of Revolutionary History

2011-56-0

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Identifier: 2011-56-0
Scope and Contents The Litchfield Sourcebook of Revolutionary History (2011-56-0) is comprised mostly of transcriptions of revolutionary texts. The transcripted texts are: a ledger written by Moses Seymour, a note book created by Elisha Fresbie, a ledger by James Morris Sr., and the Seymour Family papers. There is commentary on the texts inserted into the book by the transcriptionists. There is a table of contents at the front of the book which breaks down the book into very specific sections. After the table...
Dates: Created: 1776-7; Other: Date acquired: 07/05/2013

Litchfield's Bi-Centennial celebration 1920 album

00-1966-08-0

 Collection
Identifier: 00-1966-08-0
Scope and Contents Litchfield's Bi-Centennial celebration 1920 album(1966-08-0) contains photographs from the August 1 through August 4, 1920 Bicentennial celebration in Litchfield, Connecticut. Photographs depict the various activities that took place during the celebration, including the Governor's visit on "State Day," the parade on "County Day," and the community picnic and historic masque on "Litchfield Day." Also included in the photo album are a small amount of newspaper clippings detailing the...
Dates: Created: 1920; Other: Date acquired: 07/07/1967

Harlan G. Mendenhall papers

2011-21-0

 Collection
Identifier: 2011-21-0
Scope and Contents The Harlan G. Mendenhall papers (2011-21-0, .43 linear feet) consist of correspondence and historical and biographical notes assembled by Mendenhall for use in writing a history of Litchfield. The collection also includes an Oct. 3, 1839, letter from the Committee of the Chapel Street Congregational Church inviting John Colton to become pastor and an Apr. 1846 unsigned letter to Horace Greely of The New York Tribune regarding the next president of Yale...
Dates: Created: 1839-1933; Other: Date acquired: 03/04/2012

James Morris Address

00-1953-49-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1953-49-0
Scope and Contents The James Morris Address (2952) was delivered sometime between July of 1803 and October 8th of 1810. The address is a brief account of local history. It covers the founding of Litchfield describing the conditions of the early settlers. There are also accounts of the suicides and murders in the town, and there is account of the capture of Captain Jacob Griswould. There are other topics covered such as important buildings in Litchfield at the time (parishes, saw mills,...
Dates: Created: 1803 July - 1810 October 8; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1953

My Country Society, Inc. records

00-2010-118-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-118-0
Scope and Contents

Records related to a series of 12 articles printed by UOP Transportation Equipment Group, Aerotherm Division, in their "Executives' Digest" newsletter in conjunction with Litchfield's 250th anniversary in 1969.

Dates: Created: 1968-1970

Preservation/restoration guidelines, Main Street, Litchfield, Connecticut

00-2010-361-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-361-0
Scope and Contents

Report written by Sara B. Chase, Consulting Services, Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities. Includes photographs of buildings on Main St.

Dates: Created: 1981 Apr; Other: Date acquired: 01/10/2010

Edward Raymond manuscript

1997-10-0

 Collection
Identifier: 1997-10-0
Scope and Contents

Typescript of "Litchfield in Three Centuries," by Edward A. Raymond (1990, 796 pp.), an historical overview of Litchfield, Conn.

Dates: Created: 1990; Other: Date acquired: 08/07/1997

Katharine Bissell Bogert Roe memoir

00-1960-23-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1960-23-0
Scope and Contents Ten-page memoir in which Katherine Bissell Bogert Roe recounts Litchfield in the 1860s when she was a teenager. She recalls visiting her Aunt Mary Bissell, other members of the Bissell and Welch families, and friends; details about the interiors and exteriors of houses; watching baseball; going to dances and the circus; riding down North Street imitating a circus performer on Dr. Gates's buggy; activities during the Civil War; giving Henry Ward Beecher an arbutus from Litchfield; and other...
Dates: Created: 1912; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1960

Stone, James Certification as Constable

00-2015-07-0

 Item
Identifier: 00-2015-07-0
Content Description

A hand written certification written by Moses Seymour as Town Clerk for James Stone to be declared Constable and Collector for the town of Litchfield.

Dates: 1809-11-13

Thompson Family Papers

1929-01-0

 Collection — Box: 1-7
Identifier: 1929-01-0
Scope and Contents The personal papersof the Thompson family (1929-01-0, 3 linear feet) consists of correspondence, notes, personal manuscripts and newspaper publications of various writings of Esther H. Thompson on various topics pertaining to the history of Litchfield, including her childhood recollections of troops mustering for the Civil War on the town green. Also included is information on botany and other topics relating to the Village Improvement Society. Additionally, the collection contains personal...
Dates: 1786-1929; Majority of material found within 1802-1929

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Frisbie, Elisha, 1740-1809 2
Litchfield Female Academy (Conn.) 2
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Reeve, Tapping, 1744-1823 2
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Aerotherm Corporation 1
Bacon, Leonard Woolsey, 1830-1907 1
Baldwin, James, 1758-1843 1
Beckwith, Josiah Gale, 1803-1871 1
Beecher, Catharine Esther, 1800-1878 1
Beecher, Henry Ward, 1813-1887 1
Bissell family 1
Bissell, Almira A., 1856-1946 1
Brace, John Pierce, 1793-1872 1
Braman family 1
Bramley, Malcolm 1
Buel, Elizabeth C. Barney (Elizabeth Cynthia Barney), 1868-1943 1
Buell family 1
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Catlin, Arthur, 1830-1913 1
Cunningham, Stephanie Whitney, 1869-1949 1
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Dennison, Chauncey 1
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First Congregational Church (Litchfield, Conn.) 1
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Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 1
Freeman, Hannah Huntington Wolcott, 1803-1838 1
Georgia Penitentiary 1
Gilbert, James 1
Granniss family 1
Granniss, William 1
Grimes, William, 1784-1865 1
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Guild family 1
Guild, Penfield, 1832-1901 1
Harney, Thomas, 1802-1870 1
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Hopkins, Joseph E. 1
Huntington, Jabez Williams, 1788-1847 1
Jones family 1
Kilborn, Aaron, 1798-1876 1
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Kilbourn, Dwight C. (Dwight Canfield), 1837-1914 1
Kilbourne, Payne Kenyon, 1815-1859 1
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Lindley family 1
Litchfield Bancorp (Litchfield, Conn.) 1
Litchfield Citizens Advisory Council 1
Litchfield County Agricultural Society 1
Litchfield Historical Society (Litchfield, Conn.) 1
Litchfield Savings Society (Litchfield, Conn.) (1850-1952) 1
Mendenhall, Harlan G. (Harlan George), 1851-1940 1
Morris, James, 1752-1820 1
My Country Society 1
Pierce, Sarah, 1767-1852 1
Rankin, Laura Maria Wolcott, 1811-1887 1
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Rodenbach, Ruth Bushnell 1
Roe, Katherine Bissell Bogert, 1852-1921 1
Seymour, Lucy Morris Woodruff, 1807-1894 1
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Stevens, James 1
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Wolcott, Frederick, 1767-1837 1
Wolcott, Oliver, 1726-1797 1
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Woodruff, George C. (George Catlin), 1805-1885 1
Woodruff, George M. (George Morris), 1836-1930 1
Woodruff, Henrietta Sophronia Seymour, 1806-1892 1
Woodruff, James Parsons, 1868-1931 1
Woodruff, Lewis B. (Lewis Bartholomew), 1809-1875 1
Woodruff, Morris, 1777-1840 1
Woodruff, Reuben M., 1811-1849 1
Yohe, Clair F. (Clair Frederick), 1904-1991 1
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