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Adams family collection

1970-35-1

 Collection
Identifier: 1970-35-1
Scope and Contents The personal papers of the Adams Family, including Joseph Adams (1767-1856); his son, Charles Adams (1805-1883); children of Charles Adams, including Julia Adams How Wessells (1842-1904), Mary Adams Wheelock (1838-1895), and Charles Adams Jr. (1845-1864); other family members; and friends and business associates. The collection consists primarily of correspondence. The collection consists primarily of correspondence received by Joseph Adams from family members and members of the Litchfield...
Dates: Created: 1798-1928; Other: Majority of material found in 1798-1877; Other: Date acquired: 01/06/1970

Adams family genealogy

00-2010-119-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-119-0
Scope and Contents

Papers relating to the Adams family of Litchfield, including Joseph Adams (1764-1856); one of his sons, Charles Adams (1805-1883); and others, consisting primarily of genealogical materials and obituaries.

Dates: Created: 1829-circa 1900

Maria Allen collection

00-1996-17-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1996-17-0
Scope and Contents

8 unidentified cartes-de-viste taken by J. L. Judd, Litchfield.

Dates: Created: circa 1860s-1870s; Other: Date acquired: 07/08/1996

American Revolution Bicentennial Commission of Litchfield records

2010-164-0

 Collection
Identifier: 2010-164-0
Scope and Contents

Records of the American Revolution Bicentennial Commission of Litchfield are in two series. Series 1. Thomas Babbitt, chairman: Correspondence, minutes, subject files, decals, ephemera, drawings, and other materials. Series 2. Barbara MacDonald, commission member: Correspondence, minutes, subject files, decals, ephemera, a photograph, drawings, publications, and other materials. Also included are objects, such as a key chain, a bumper sticker, and playing cards.

Dates: Created: 1974-1977

John Quincy Ames papers

2004-53-0

 Collection
Identifier: 2004-53-0
Scope and Contents The John Quincy Ames papers (1834-1923) consist of his Civil War discharge papers, pension papers regarding his widow and two children, and four family photos. Ames was born in Morris, Conn., (then Litchfield South Farms) in 1845. In 1864, he enlisted in the army, serving in 2nd Connecticut Heavy Artillery, Co. A, during the United States Civil War. He was mustered out in 1865. He lived and worked in Salisbury, Conn., until moving to a farm on Beach Street in Litchfield in 1885. He married...
Dates: Created: 1834-1923; Other: Date acquired: 09/08/2005

Babbitt family papers

1994-15-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 1994-15-0
Scope and Contents Papers relating to the Babbit family, including Eleanor Babbitt (1898-1994) and Col. Samuel H. Fisher (1867-1957). Col. Fisher's daughter Margaret Crossette Fisher married Eleanor Babbitt's brother Theodore Babbitt on June 17, 1922, in Litchfield. The papers include photographs and documents pertaining to Sheldon Tavern; drawings, invitations, etc. from Lilac Hedges; legal documents; birth and marriage certificates; family photographs; papers pertaining to Eleanor Babbitt and the Aircraft...
Dates: Created: 1895-1972; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1994

Virginia H. Beach collection

00-2007-21-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2007-21-0
Scope and Contents

Three folders consisting of Litchfield High School newspapers and concert and commencement programs, church and concert programs, photographs, news clippings, Camp Rainbow Y.T.C. Encampment, and Charlotte Deming essays (1880s).

Dates: Created: 1880-1954; Other: Date acquired: 01/04/2009

Beach, Webster, and Dickinson families papers

1995-15-0

 Collection
Identifier: 1995-15-0
Scope and Contents The Beach, Webster, and Dickinson families papers (1995-15-0, 4.59 linear feet) relate to three associated Litchfield, Conn., families. In 1916, Bessie Rachel Beach (1893-1976) married Leonard Dickinson (1895-1946). The parents of Bessie were Milo D. Beach (1861-1959) and Louisa Webster Beach (1862-1951). A large part of the collection consists of genealogical information culled from a variety of sources. Original materials include marriage certificates; correspondence; mortgages and deeds;...
Dates: Created: 1791-1990; Other: Date acquired: 05/12/1995

Beckwith family papers

1988-01-0

 Collection
Identifier: 1988-01-0
Scope and Contents The Beckwith family papers (1988-01-0) consist of correspondence, financial records, legal documents, military records, diaries, photographs, and other records. A small group of papers predates those of the Beckwith family. At present, only materials created prior to 1840, a limited selection of post-1840 materials, and those that relate to Josiah Beckwith (1803-1871) have been processed. They are arranged in three series. Series 1, Papers (1767-1892), contains a collection of primarily...
Dates: Created: 1767-1972; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1988

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

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Dana, Richard Henry, 1879-1933 2
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Litchfield Light Horse (Military unit) 2
National Register of Historic Places 2
Seherr-Thoss, Sonia P., 1919-2006 2
Spring Hill School (Litchfield, Conn.) (1926-1939) 2
Webster family 2
Adams, Charles, 1845-1864 1
Alexander, Bill 1
Allen, Maria R. 1
Alsop family 1
American National Red Cross 1
American Revolution Bicentennial Commission of Litchfield 1
Ames family 1
Ames, John Quincy, 1845-1918 1
Babbitt, Eleanor, 1898-1994 1
Beach family 1
Beach, Louisa Webster, 1861-1951 1
Beach, Miles, 1743-1828 1
Beach, Milo D., 1861-1959 1
Beach, Virginia H. 1
Beckwith family 1
Beckwith, Josiah Gale, 1803-1871 1
Beckwith, Josiah Gale, 1838-1911 1
Beckwith, Sutherland Alsop, 1892-1986 1
Beebe family 1
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Bramley, Malcolm 1
Brown, David W. 1
Brown, Solyman, 1790-1876 1
Bull, Dorothy, 1887-1934 1
Bull, F. Kingsbury (Frederick Kingsbury), 1884-1968 1
Camp Rainbow Y.T.C. Encampment 1
Champlin family 1
Clark, B. Woodruff, 1921-2005 1
Clark, Elsa Hinchman, 1928- 1
Coley family 1
Colvocoresses family 1
Colvocoresses, Alden P., 1918-2007 1
Colvocoresses, George P. (George Partridge), 1847-1932 1
Colvocoresses, Harold L. 1
Cooley, Robert 1
Coopernail, George, 1876-1964 1
Deming, Charlotte, 1868-1963 1
Dickinson family 1
Dickinson, Anson, 1779-1852 1
Dickinson, Bessie Rachel Beach, 1893-1976 1
Dickinson, Leonard, 1895-1946 1
Elkins, Leonard 1
Elliott, Clarence H. 1
Ells, Theodore F. 1
Eraclito, Frank B. 1
First Congregational Church (Litchfield, Conn.) 1
First Law School Society (National Society of the Children of the American Revolution) 1
Fisher, Margaret Sargent 1
Fuessenich, Bernice D., 1918-2012 1
Granniss family 1
Guild family 1
Guild, Penfield, 1832-1901 1
Guion family 1
Guion, Amelia Hamilton McAllister, 1877-1962 1
Guion, George, 1870-1962 1
Guion, Hobart, 1869-1950 1
Hack, Daniel J. 1
Hack, Joseph J. 1
Heminway, Nan Ferguson, 1920-2006 1
Hewitt, Philemon 1
Hinchman, Ralph P. 1
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Law, Samuel Andrew, 1771-1845 1
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Lilac Hedges (Firm) 1
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Litchfield Garden Club 1
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MacDonald, Barbara 1
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