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Adrian Atkins collection


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2007-04-0
Scope and Contents One folder of brochures and other ephemera related to Litchfield area businesses and points of interest and Connecticut's tercentenary.
Dates: Created: 1935-1982; Other: Date acquired: 11/02/2008

Andrew Lester note


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1999-02-0
Scope and Contents A short note dated Canaan, 16 August 1780 from Andrew Lester to the Honorable Committee of Pay Table requesting that the balance of pay due to him in the service of the Continental Army be paid to Mr. Sofford Stevens. Witnessed by Elisha Baker, Justice of Peace, Canaan, Litchfield County.
Dates: Created: 1780 Aug 16; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1998

Andrew Perkins military commission


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2009-70-0
Scope and Contents Connecticut military commission to Andrew Perkins appointed lieutenant in the Eighth Co. of the Alarm List in the 20th Regiment. Signed by Jonathan Trumbull, Captain General and Commander in Chief for the State of Connecticut.
Dates: Created: 1780 Jul 1

C. Murray Keefer manuscript


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1956-30-0
Scope and Contents Typescript manuscript, "Historical Sketch: Portraying the Ceremony of Presentation to James Morris of the Morris Academy Building and Its Dedication in November 1803," prepared by C. Murray Keefer and enacted in the Morris Community Hall on Jul 24, 1935, as a part of the Connecticut Tercentenary Celebration.
Dates: Created: 1935; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1956

Civil War Veterans record book


Identifier: 00-2011-87-0
Scope and Contents The Civil War Veterans record book (2011-87-0) is a bound collection of typewritten notes about Civil War veterans. The book does not have a creator or owner name noted in it, but may have been kept by Dwight Kilbourn. The volume contains a list of deserters. As well as an alphabatized list of soldiers who served during the war. Each individual's entry typically consists of the date of enlistment, the company and regiment which the individual served in, and date of discharge from service or...
Dates: Created: 1860-1914; Other: Date acquired: 09/06/2011

Clair F. Yohe address


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-255-0
Scope and Contents Address given by Rev. Clair F. Yohe on the occasion of the celebration in Litchfield, Conn., of the tercentary of the founding of Connecticut.
Dates: Created: 1935 Jul 28

Connecticut. Militia. Regiment, 1st, Company 4th


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-51-0
Scope and Contents Enlistment in the Fourth Co. of the First Regiment of Infantry of the Military Corps formed for the defense of the State of Connecticut. Signatures of 7 subscribers enlisting. Colonel Timothy Shepard was the commander of the Regiment, and Samuel Waugh was Captain. The men listed in the Company served from Aug. 3, 1813 to Sept. 16, 1813.
Dates: Created: circa 1813

Constitutional History of Connecticut


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-114-0
Scope and Contents Manuscript draft with corrections of a constitutional history of Connecticut by Samuel Church.
Dates: Created: undated

Edward A. Pierpont diaries


Identifier: 00-2010-257-0
Scope and Contents Four diaries of Litchfield, Conn., farmer Edward A. Pierpont: 1860, 1861, 1871, and 1878-1879. Pierpont generally recorded the weather, his farming and other business activities, and the comings and goings of family members and friends. There are also business accounts.
Dates: Created: 1860-1889

Eleazer Curtiss Jr. military commission


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2009-126-0
Scope and Contents Governor Jonathan Trumbull authorizes Eleazer Curtiss, Jr. to enlist a company of 100 men to defend the colony for a period of 7 months.
Dates: Created: 1 May 1775