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Albert Malaforte papers


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1984-35-0
Scope and Contents Two empty envelopes addressed to Minor Tyrrel, New Milford, Litchfield County, Conn.;and a letter from Isaac J. Tyrrel to Minor Tyrrel with genealogical information about the Tyrrel family from Benjamin Tyrrel in 1807 to Caroline Tyrrel born in 1848. Also a letter to Colonel Dan Carter in Warren, Litchfield County, Connecticut from [ ] Rouse Carter in Provenne[?], dated July 20, 1845 with news of his family.
Dates: Created: 1845-1848; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1983

Andrew Jackson letter


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2009-85-0
Scope and Contents Andrew Jackson in Washington acknowledges the letter of W. H. Peck in Brooklyn and thanks him for the gift of a hat made by Peck.
Dates: Created: 1837 Mar 4

Joseph Barber letter


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2009-97-0
Scope and Contents Joseph Barber in Ashfield (Mass.) writes to John Slater in Slatersville, Rhode Island about a possible site for a mill. He describes Little Falls, New York on the Mohawk River and describes the village houses and businesses. He includes information about water privileges, turnpikes, and plots of land.
Dates: Created: 1823 Oct 3

Bird family papers


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1960-21-0
Scope and Contents Letters and deeds of the Bird family, mostly John Bird and Dr. Seth Bird.
Dates: Created: 1733-1825; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1959

Aaron Burr letter


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2009-63-0
Scope and Contents Letter from Aaron Burr in New York dated 17 May 1820 to George Marsh in Albany regarding business arrangements and George Marsh's good fortune in Albany.
Dates: Created: 1820 May 17

C.A.Clinton letter


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2009-123-0
Scope and Contents Letter from C. A. (Charles Alexander) Clinton (1798-1861) to Martin Van Buren (1782-1862), then Vice President of the United States. The letter introduces Mr. Edward Byrne of New York City to the Vice President and requests that he provide Byrne with a letter of introduction to the acting American Ambassador in London, Aaron Vail (1796-1878). C.A. Clinton was the son of New York governor, Dewitt Clinton. He served as his father’s secretary until his death in 1828 and then relocated to New...
Dates: Created: 1833 Jan 3

Abel Catlin letter


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2009-104-0
Scope and Contents A letter from Abel Catlin in Litchfield, Conn. dated Sept. 2, 1823 to Joseph Burrows in New York concerning William Grimes desire to purchase his freedom from T.H. Welman. A response dated 6 Sept.1823 on the same document from Joseph Burrows with instructions to make a payment of $500 to Mr. William H. Thompson in cash and security.
Dates: Created: 1823 Sep

Champion family papers


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-17-0
Scope and Contents Miscellaneous papers of members of the Champion family of Litchfield (Conn.)
Dates: Created: 1758-1778

Clarissa Marsh letters


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1991-103-0
Scope and Contents Letters of Clarissa Marsh (Mrs. Truman Marsh) in Litchfield to her daughters, Catharine Barker (Mrs. Jacob Barker) and Delia Barnes (Mrs. Josiah Barnes), both residing in Buffalo (N.Y.)
Dates: Created: 1833-1856

Cyrus Alden letter


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1930-28-0
Scope and Contents Cyrus Alden in Litchfield writes to his brother Thomas Alden in Bridgewater, Mass. describing his trip to Litchfield and New Haven  and study and expenses at Judge Reeve's Law School.
Dates: Created: 1808 Sep 25; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1929