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Beebe family papers

1918-19-0

 Collection
Identifier: 1918-19-0
Scope and Contents The papers of the Beebe family of Litchfield, Conn., centering on Bezaleel Beebe, his father, and his descendents. The papers consist of correspondence, deeds, business records, military records, and other documents. The papers are arranged in three series: Series 1: Correspondence Series 2: Beebe, Bezaleel military papers Series 3: Other papers Bezaleel Beebe was born in 1741 in Litchfield, Conn., a son of Ebenezer Beebe (1716-1744) and Bethiel Osborn Beebe Peck (1722-1816). After...
Dates: Created: 1729-1913; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1918

Bissell family collection

1949-24-0

 Collection
Identifier: 1949-24-0
Scope and Contents The papers of the Bissell and Bissell-Baldwin families, including family members, friends, and business associates. The collection consists of correspondence, business records, account books, and other records. Isaac Bissell (1682-1744) moved to Litchfield in 1723, where he owned a 60th share, approximately 700 acres. He was the father of ten children, including Benjamin (1717-1747) and Zebulon (1724-1777). The Bissells were farmers, although there is little material in the Society's...
Dates: Created: 1760-1926; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1949

Civil War soldier absentee voter registration list

00-2010-281-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-281-0
Scope and Contents

Lists date when received, name of soldier voting, town where he claimed the right to vote, company letter, and regiment, battery, or battalion number.

Dates: Created: 1864 Aug; Other: Date acquired: 11/09/2011

Johnston's Brigade battle reports

00-2010-282-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-282-0
Scope and Contents

Reports of ammunition expended and casualties in Johnston's Brigade, Early's Division, 2nd Corps (Confederate States of America army) in engagements occurring in July through September 1864. Also includes battle reports of the 12th and 23rd North Carolina Troops.

Dates: Created: 1864 Jul-Sep; Other: Date acquired: 11/09/2011

Capt. Mackenzie message to the Confederates

00-2010-284-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-284-0
Scope and Contents

Message to the Confederates, Norfolk, Va., in answer to to our terms of surrender, signed Capt. Mackenzie. The message could be a copy of an original, and "Capt. Mackenzie" could be Capt. Ranald Slidell Mackenzie, who commanded the 2nd Connecticut Heavy Artillery in 1864.

Dates: Created: [1864?]; Other: Date acquired: 11/09/2011

Luman Wadhams Civil War appointments and discharge

00-1924-28-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1924-28-0
Scope and Contents

Three appointments and one discharge of Luman Wadhams.

Dates: Created: 1861-1863; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1924