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Laura Hunt Ramsey collection

00-1999-03-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1999-03-0
Scope and Contents

Laura Hunt Ramsey performed in Litchfield Summer Theatre productions during the 1952 season. Among the cast was Calvert DeForest, who became nationally known in the 1980s through his appearances as Larry (Bud) Melman on Late Night with David Letterman. The collection consists of news clippings, theater programs, post cards, and photographs relating to the Summer Theatre and Litchfield. There is also a drawing by Leonard Altobell of himself.

Dates: Created: 1952; Other: Date acquired: 01/08/1999

Richards, Guy H. Collection

00-1918-21-0

 Collection
Identifier: 00-1918-21-0
Content Description

Guy H. Richards Collection (1918-21-0) Small photographs and French poster Photographs depict army life, vehicles, hospital or First Aid truck, hospital camp, eating, gas masks, and location shots. Folder also contains "The Battery Book", A History of Battery "A"306 F.A. edited by Francis L. Field and Guy H. Richards, 1921, printed from Google; a brief narrative of war experience - Battery "A" Diary.

Dates: Circa 1914-1918

Ryan Family Papers 1

1997-11-0

 Collection
Identifier: 1997-11-0
Scope and Contents Ryan Family Papers 1 (1915-1986), consisting of music manuscripts, lyrics and poetry, correspondence, news clippings, photographs, and a biographical documentation. Thomas Ryan (1872-1933) was born in Ireland and moved to the United States as an infant with his mother. He took up acting and singing, but embarked on a law career, studying in Torrington, Conn., and graduating from Yale Law School in 1897. In 1899, he pursued mining in Arizona, California, and Mexico. After his fortunes...
Dates: Created: 1915-1986; Other: Date acquired: 03/07/1998

Ruth Schele collection

2002-80-0

 Collection
Identifier: 2002-80-0
Scope and Contents

Research files relating to the history of Litchfield, Bantam, The Cotton Mill (Neville & Co.), and other local topics; transcriptions of articles from the Litchfield Enquirer; Ethel Marvin Cox's collection of Litchfield school materials; documents related to World War II rationing and Selective Service; photographs related to the Wadsworth family; and other materials.

An inventory of the papers is available.

Dates: Created: circa 1921-1988; Other: Date acquired: 03/11/2002

Gen. John Sedgwick collection

00-1963-30-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1963-30-0
Scope and Contents

Collection of papers related to Civil War Gen. John Sedgwick (1831-1864) of Cornwall, Conn. Items include photographs and documents relating to Sedgwick memorials assembled by Edward Kelly of Litchfield, 1963; a Litchfield Enquirer containing an article on the dedication of a memorial to Sedgwick at Gettysburg, Jun. 12, 1913; and an undated chronology of the events of Sedgwick's life.

Dates: Created: 1913-1963; Other: Date acquired: 12/01/1964

Seherr-Thoss papers regarding the Litchfield Historical Society

00-1997-31-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1997-31-0
Scope and Contents

Plans, correspondence, and other documents related to renovation of the Litchfield Historical Society building, 1976-1986.

Dates: Created: 1976-1986; Other: Date acquired: 06/12/1998

Sheldon Tavern photographs

1982-120-0

 Collection
Identifier: 1982-120-0
Content Description

54 black and white photographic prints of the exterior and interior of Sheldon Tavern on North Street in Litchfield, Connecticut. The tavern was constructed in 1760 by Elisha Sheldon. Following his death, his son converted it to a tavern. Uriah Tracy purchased the tavern and remained there until his death in 1807. It was next owned by James Gould, Tracy's son-in-law.

Dates: undated

Slosson family papers

00-1979-30-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1979-30-0
Scope and Contents

Papers related to the history of the Nathaniel Slosson homestead in Kent, Conn.; a photograph and drawing of the house; genealogical information about the Slosson family; and a cabinet card of an unidentified man.

Dates: Created: 1896-1918; Other: Date acquired: 07/06/1980

Carolyn Spangenberg collection

2002-51-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 2002-51-0
Scope and Contents

19 photographs of  Open House days including Junior Hostesses for the 1947 Open House day for the Antiquarian and Landmarks Society of Connecticut;  views of house interiors and exteriors, and related subjects; also a clipping concerning the Junior Hostesses in 1947.  Photographs taken by Clinton Kellogg.

Dates: Created: circa 1940s; Other: Date acquired: 12/09/2003

Spring Hill School collection

1951-30-0

 Collection
Identifier: 1951-30-0
Scope and Contents The Spring Hill School collection (1951-30-0, .83 linear feet) documents a private school modelled on a philosophy of progressive education. Founded by Dorothy Bull and Mabel Foster Spinney in Litchfield, Conn., the school operated from 1926 to 1939. The collection includes correspondence, financial records, minutes, institutional records, brochures, and published editions of student work. The collection also contains tributes to co-founders Bull from 1934 and Spinney from 1951 and a...
Dates: Created: 1926-1940; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1951

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Litchfield Historical Society (Litchfield, Conn.) 7
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Dana, Richard Henry, 1879-1933 3
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Brown family 2
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Bull, F. Kingsbury (Frederick Kingsbury), 1884-1968 2
Fisher, Samuel H. (Samuel Herbert), 1867-1957 2
Litchfield Light Horse (Military unit) 2
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
Ames family 1
Ames, John Quincy, 1845-1918 1
B/E Aerospace 1
Babbitt, Eleanor, 1898-1994 1
Baldwin family 1
Bartow family 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
Beebe, Bezaleel, 1741-1824 1
Bigelow, Barbara 1
Bigelow, Elsie Karl 1
Blakeslee family 1
Boy Scouts of America 1
Boyd, Margery 1
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
Colvocoresses family 1
Colvocoresses, Alden P., 1918-2007 1
Colvocoresses, George P. (George Partridge), 1847-1932 1
Colvocoresses, Harold L. 1
Connecticut Ice Yacht Club 1
Connecticut Light and Power Company 1
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Cooley, Robert 1
Coopernail, George, 1876-1964 1
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Crabtree, Davida Foy 1
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Cunningham, Seymour, 1863-1944 1
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Danner, Frederick Baxter, 1907-1979 1
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DeForest, Calvert 1
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Deming, Charlotte, 1868-1963 1
Deming, Dudley B. (Dudley Brainard), 1874-1946 1
Deming, Julius, 1755-1838 1
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Dickinson, Anson, 1779-1852 1
Dickinson, Bessie Rachel Beach, 1893-1976 1
Dickinson, Leonard, 1895-1946 1
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Elliott, Clarence H. 1
Ells, Theodore F. 1
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