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Mary B. Brewster papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1954-47-0
Scope and Contents The Mary B. Brewster papers (1954-47-0, .42 linear feet) consist of materials related to Brewster's book, St. Michael's Parish, Litchfield, Connecticut, 1745-1954: A Biography of a Parish and of Many Who Have Served It, published in 1954. The papers include manuscripts, galleys, a memorandum, and a cover illustration by William Edwards.
Dates: Created: 1954; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1954

Thomas Davies, Rev., papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1997-12-0
Scope and Contents A small notebook of handwritten sermons on The Commandments attributed to Rev. Davies and a published booklet "Biographical sketch of the Rev. Thomas Davies, A.M.: missionary of the Society for Propagating the Gospel in Foreign Parts, in several of the town of Litchfield County, Conn., from the year 1766" by a minister of the county. Published in New Haven by Stanley & Chapin, 1843. Davies was born in 1736/37 in Herefordshire, England, emigrated to Litchfield, CT in 1745, graduated from...
Dates: Created: 1843; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1996

History of First Church of Christ Congregational Church

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2011-117-0
Scope and Contents The History of First Church of Christ Congregational Church collection (2011-117-0) is a collection of papers and a manuscript found in Small Acquisitions. The collection pertains to a history and list of members of the First Church of Christ Congregational Church in Litchfield Connecticut. Leonard Woolsey Bacon the pastor of the church was compiling a list of members from 1721 (when the church was founded) to 1859 (when he was pastor of the church). The collection contains two letters from...
Dates: Created: 1859; Other: Date acquired: 03/06/2013

William Grant Heyer letter

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2005-05-0
Scope and Contents A letter from William Grant Heyer in Norwalk to the Wardens and Vestrymen of St. Michael's Church in Litchfield offering his services as clergyman in the Church since that position is vacant.
Dates: Created: 1838 May 21; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/2004

Second Episcopal Society Account Book and John Kilborn's Day Book

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1907-18-0
Scope and Contents An account Book (1907-18-0) was partially used by Bishop Silvanus to record the accounts of the Second Episcopal Society. The volume also contains the title, "John Kilborn’s Day Book.” The Episcopal Society accounts recorded include expenses such as work on the steeple. John Kilborn's day book records matters such as silk and tobacco. The item is currently housed in 3B Box 110.
Dates: Created: 1760-1815; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1907

St. Michael's Parish records

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Identifier: 1988-09-0
Abstract The records of St. Michael's Parish (1988-09-0) consist of membership lists; certificates of membership and leaving the church; tax lists; early financial records; a few photographs of the church and its rectors; miscellaneous histories and programs for events; and maps of the Litchfield Land Company lands, 1939-1959.
Dates: Created: 1795-1995; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1987

Turner, Woodruff & Co. Papers

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Identifier: 00-2012-16-0
Scope and Contents Turner, Woodruff & Co. Papers, 2012-16-0, includes business papers such as accounting, goods purchased and received, bank drafts, payables and receivables, promisary notes, as well as poll lists for the Episcopal, Presbyterian, and Quaker societies in Northfield (Litchfield), Connecticut. Isaac Turner (1780-1836) of Northfield and Enoch J. Woodruff (1786-1855) of Watertown and Litchfield opened a general store at the corner of Northfield and Remsen Roads in Northfield in the late 18th...
Dates: Created: 1796 - 1818; Other: Majority of material found in 1813-1818; Other: Date acquired: 07/05/2012

West Episcopal Society records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-382-0
Scope and Contents The West Episcopal Society records document the first 20 years of what is now St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Bantam, a borough of Litchfield, Conn. Most of the records relate to the construction of a new church in 1796, and include accounts, bills, lists and memoranda, orders, receipts, summonses, and other documents. Several documents relate to aspects of church business. The records are arranged chronologically. According to the ...
Dates: Created: 1791-1814; Other: Date acquired: 06/12/2012