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Bernice Fuessenich collection

2003-78-0

 Collection
Identifier: 2003-78-0
Scope and Contents The Bernice Fuessenich collection consists of photographs, invoices, programs, invitations, advertising, brochures, dance cards, calling cards, and other ephemera documenting cultural, social, religious, and business activities in Litchfield, Conn., 1897-1976. Among the subjects covered are drama productions, church dedications and services, horse shows, minstrel shows, dances and balls, businesses and restaurants. There are also receipts for goods and services. Some of the papers relate to...
Dates: Created: 1897-1976; Other: Date acquired: 01/02/2005

Matilda Gitto photo album

00-1974-50-0

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Identifier: 00-1974-50-0
Scope and Contents

The Matilda Gitto photo album (1974-50-0) contains photographs compiled by Mrs. G. Gitto of Oyster Bay, Long Island. The album contains an inscription from her son in the front. "To, Mrs. G. Gitto. From Mr. Louis Gitto Boston, Mass. 1885." The item is currently housed in 3A Box 27A.

Dates: Created: 1885; Other: Date acquired: 01/06/1976

George Glen Gould and Florence Holden Gould papers

1955-03-0

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Identifier: 1955-03-0
Scope and Contents The George Glen Gould and Florence Holden Gould papers (1955-03-0, 1.25 linear feet) document the activities of a New York City couple whose activities centered around their appreciation of period furniture, silks, rugs, and other interior design topics. The collection also includes genealogical information related to several descendents of Judge James Gould of Litchfield, Conn. The papers include correspondence, drafts and published versions of articles, photographs, research files, and...
Dates: Created: 1777-1957; Other: Date acquired: 03/06/1955

Guild and Stevens families papers

00-1971-46-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1971-46-0
Scope and Contents

Photographs, correspondence, and other items related to the Guild family of Milton, Litchfield, Conn., and the Stevens family of Bethlehem, Conn. Some papers also relate to the Lindley family of Ansonia, Conn. Primary correspondents include Penfield Guild (1832-1901), his sister Mary Guild Stevens (1816- ), and her husband James Stevens (1812- ).

Dates: Created: 1834-1860; Other: Date acquired: 07/10/1971

Guion family papers

2004-43-0

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Identifier: 2004-43-0
Scope and Contents The papers of the Guion family of Litchfield. Brothers Hobart Guion (1869-1950) and George Guion (1870-1962) married sisters Harriet Cutler McAllister (1880-1977) and Amelia Hamilton McAllister (1877-1962), respectively. The McAllister sisters were the nieces of New York social arbiter Samuel Ward McAllister, who coined the term "the 400" to describe, in his opinion, the elite New York society members who mattered. Items include photographs of family members and subjects in and...
Dates: Created: circa 1870-1977; Other: Date acquired: 07/12/2006

Hack and Eraclito collection

1981-09-0

 Collection
Identifier: 1981-09-0
Scope and Contents The Hack and Eraclito collection consists of papers which relate to the former Westleigh Inn of Litchfield, Conn., owned by Joseph J. Hack, Jr., Daniel J. Hack, and Frank Eraclito. The inn was in operation from 1946 until it was sold in 1973. The collection consists of incorporation, subscriber, and stock records; menus; advertisements, ad mattes, and news clippings; photographs of building interiors, exteriors, the owners and their families, and the staff; menus; thank you notes and...
Dates: Created: 1945-1972; Other: Date acquired: 02/06/1981

Nan F. Heminway papers

2004-25-0

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Identifier: 2004-25-0
Scope and Contents The personal papers of Nan Ferguson Heminway (1920-2006), whose professional career spanned 50 years. She took up permanent residence in 1971 in Litchfield and decorated many historic homes. She was extensively involved with historic preservation, the Garden Club, and the Litchfield Historical Society. The papers consist of files related to Hemingway's decorating projects and professional activities and include notes, correspondence, minutes, reports, wallpaper samples, carpet samples,...
Dates: Created: 1953-2003; Other: Date acquired: 05/10/2000

Philemon Hewitt papers

1997-05-0

 Collection
Identifier: 1997-05-0
Scope and Contents

The papers of Philemon Hewitt relating to bees, beekeeping, honey, consisting of correspondence, Christmas cards, honey labels, news clippings, photographs, a glass slide, and material concerning to articles in "American Bee Journal." There are also records relating to the Connecticut Beekeepers Association including membership lists, its constitution and history, and other documents; cash books, 1891-1958; ledger, 1912-1952; and minutes, 1891-1963.

Dates: Created: 1891-1972; Other: Date acquired: 01/05/1998

Robert W. Hill lecture

00-1907-17-0

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 00-1907-17-0
Scope and Contents Robert Wakeman Hill (1828-1909) was a noted architect. He received his early education in the schools of Waterbury and attended the Young Men's Institute in New Haven. He studied architecture with Henry Austin of New Haven and A. C. Nash of Milwaukee, Wis. He returned to Connecticut in 1858 and practiced architecture for a short time in Naugatuck. In 1863, he moved to Waterbury and spent the remainder of his life there. Hill was architect for the state under Governors Bigelow, Waller,...
Dates: Created: 1906 Jul 30; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1907

Virginia Hoffman collection

00-1993-24-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1993-24-0
Scope and Contents

17 photographs of the 1942 ice storm.

Dates: Created: 1942; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1993

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Fisher, Samuel H. (Samuel Herbert), 1867-1957 2
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Litchfield Summer Theatre (Litchfield, Conn.) 2
National Register of Historic Places 2
Webster family 2
A.W. Howes & Co. (1904) 1
Adams, Charles, 1845-1864 1
Aerotec Industries 1
Aerotherm Corporation 1
Alexander, Bill 1
Allen, Maria R. 1
Alsop family 1
American National Red Cross 1
American Revolution Bicentennial Commission of Litchfield 1
American Telegraph and Telephone Company 1
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Ames, John Quincy, 1845-1918 1
B/E Aerospace 1
Babbitt, Eleanor, 1898-1994 1
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Beach, Virginia H. 1
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Beckwith, Josiah Gale, 1803-1871 1
Beckwith, Josiah Gale, 1838-1911 1
Beckwith, Sutherland Alsop, 1892-1986 1
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Bigelow, Elsie Karl 1
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Brace, Charles Loring, 1826-1890 1
Brady, Edward J., 1927-2001 1
Bramley, Malcolm 1
Brewster, William, 1566 or 1567-1644 1
Bronson family 1
Brown, David W. 1
Brown, Solyman, 1790-1876 1
Bull family 1
Camp Rainbow Y.T.C. Encampment 1
Camp family 1
Camp, Cornelia Louisa 1
Camp, Elizabeth James 1
Camp, Lewis Abel 1
Carleton College (Northfield, Minn.) 1
Catlin, J. Howard, 1847-1933 1
Champlin family 1
Clark, B. Woodruff, 1921-2005 1
Clark, Elsa Hinchman, 1928- 1
Coe Brass Manufacturing Co. 1
Coley family 1
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Colvocoresses, Alden P., 1918-2007 1
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Colvocoresses, Harold L. 1
Connecticut Ice Yacht Club 1
Connecticut Light and Power Company 1
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Coopernail, George, 1876-1964 1
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Dickinson, Bessie Rachel Beach, 1893-1976 1
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