Showing Collections: 11 - 20 of 21
Scope and Contents The Litchfield Horse Show Association collection documents a horse show and associated events held annually in August from 1928 until 1975 in Litchfield, Conn., and the organization that oversaw them. In addition, some records relate to Litchfield horse shows held prior to the formation of the association. The collection consists of correspondence; photographs; plans for jumps; an application to The American Horse Shows Association, Inc.; a scrapbook, tickets; news clippings; a history;...
Dates: Created: 1915-1981; Other: Date acquired: 12/05/1996
Scope and Contents The records of the Litchfield Senior Citizens' Club consist of yearly summaries of activities; correspondence; by-laws; anniversary programs; membership lists; and news clippings. The Club was formed in 1969 with 44 members. At its peak, membership reached 190. Due to dwindling participation and membership, the Club was disbanded in 1999.
Dates: Created: 1969-2001; Other: Date acquired: 04/03/2011
Scope and Contents The records of the Litchfield South Association (1842-1991), which consist of correspondence, minutes, publications, and other administrative records. In 1751, the same year as the founding of Litchfield County, the Congregational churches of the county were brought together into one organization, the Litchfield County Consociation. In 1791, with 28 members, the Consociation amicably divided into organziations, Litchfield North Consociation and Litchfield South Consociation. Churches in...
Dates: Created: 1842-1991; Other: Majority of material found in 1934-1977; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1992
Scope and Contents The Litchfield War Records Committee records (2011-15-0, 1.88 linear feet) document men and women who served in the armed forces and auxiliary groups from Litchfield, Conn., during World War II. The papers consist of questionaires, photographs, minutes, notes, subject files, correspondence, and ephemera. The largest group of papers are returned questionnaires that list the service person's name, address, date of birth, next of kin, service dates and places, promotions, date and circumstances...
Dates: Created: 1940-1946; Other: Date acquired: 03/04/2012
Scope and Contents My Country Society, Inc. was founded in 1967 with the purpose of publishing a journal, My Country, related to American history. Initially, the journal was distributed throughout Litchfield County to schools, historical societies, libraries, town halls, banks, and other places. Later, it became available by subscription. The publication schedule varied, but typically several issues were produced each year. New and established authors were encouraged to submit manuscripts. The Society also...
Dates: Created: 1967-2009; Other: Date acquired: 12/04/2009
Scope and Contents Needle and bobbin club of Litchfield records 1920-01-0 (4 boxes). The Needle and Bobbin Club of Litchfield was started as an auxillary club branching from the original Club located in New York. Mary Perkins Quincy began the Club with permission from the New York headquarters. Members were invited and/or accepted into the club based on a profound interest and knowledge of lace and other products of the bobbin. Meetings were held often, and the club accepted many donations and gave several prizes...
Dates: Created: 1915-1932; Other: Majority of material found in 1919-1924; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1920
Collection — Box: 1
Scope and Contents The Northfield School Society Minute Book (1973-67-1) is a minute book used by the Northfield School Society. The book records the meetings the school society had, the officers, and what the organization voted on, usually officers but also voted on matters such as building (and where to build) a new school or maintaining a burial ground. Currently housed in 3A Box 30.
Dates: Created: 1814-1856; Other: Date acquired: 01/08/1973
Collection — Box: 1
Scope and Contents Records, including minutes, accounts, and members, of the Lodge in Goshen (Conn.). The mother lodge was St. Paul's Lodge in Litchfield. Also a brief history of the Lodge by James R. Case.
Dates: Created: 1821-1829; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1971
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 local...
Scope and Contents The records of St. Paul's Lodge No. 11, Grand Lodge of Connecticut, A. M. & F. M. consist of minutes (typically kept in bound volumes labeled "Records"), correspondence, degree certificates, cash and dues books, photographs, publications, ephemera, and other items. The records also document the activities of Darius Chapter 16, Royal Arch Masons and Buel Council No. 20, Royal and Select Masters. The records contain a complete run of minutes from 1781 through 1948. Early members are...
Dates: Created: 1781-2010; Other: Date acquired: 08/01/2011
- Subject: Minutes X
- Litchfield Historical Society (Conn.) 3
- Litchfield Historic District Advisory Commission 2
- Litchfield Historical and Architectural Commission 2
- Quincy, Mary Perkins 2
- American Revolution Bicentennial Commission of Litchfield 1
- Babbitt, Thomas 1
- Bull, F. Kingsbury 1
- Champion family 1
- Champion, Henry, 1751-1836 1
- Connecticut. State Highway Dept. 1
- Deming family 1
- Deming, Julius 1
- First Law School Society of the Children of the American Revolution 1
- Freemasons. Olive Branch Lodge, No. 61 (Goshen, Conn.) 1
- Freemasons. St. Paul's Lodge (Litchfield, Conn.) 1
- Grand Army of the Republic. Seth F. Plumb Post No. 80 (Litchfield, Conn.) 1
- Heminway, Nan F. 1
- Heminway, Nan F., 1920-2006 1
- Jones, Captain Herbert Sidney 1
- Ladies Benevolent Society of Northfield 1
- Litchfield County University Club 1
- Litchfield Garden Club 1
- Litchfield High School 1
- Litchfield Historical Society 1
- Litchfield Horse Show Association 1
- Litchfield Law School 1
- Litchfield Senior Citizens' Club 1
- Litchfield South Association 1
- Litchfield War Records Committee 1
- MacDonald, Barbara 1
- My Country Society, Inc. 1
- National Register of Historic Places 1
- Needle and bobbin club of Litchfield 1
- Perkins family 1
- Quincy family 1
- Rockhill, Edith Perkins (Rockhill, Edith Howell Perkins) 1
- Seherr-Thoss, Hans Christoph, 1912-1992 1
- Seherr-Thoss, Sonia P., 1919-2006 1
- Women's Forum 1
- Women's Forum (Litchfield, Conn.) 1 ∧ less