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Alonzo N. Lewis scrapbook
Scope and Contents The Alonzo N. Lewis scrapbook (1961-39-0) contains newspaper clippings from the year 1852 through 1855. The small album contains thirty-two pages of newspaper clippings from the Litchfield Republican, Litchfield Enquirer, and The Tribune. The majority of the clippings are composed of verses, sermons, essay and editorials, and a composition titled "Masonic Ode." A contents list is...
Dates: Created: 1852-1855; Other: Date acquired: 07/05/1963
Jason Whiting record book
Scope and Contents The Jason whiting record book (2011-58-0) contains newspaper and magazine subscription records for the year 1842. Handwritten on the front of the volume is "Regular Papers 1842." Names, along with the publication titles, and payment amounts are recorded inside. The item is currently housed in 3A Box 15.
Dates: Created: 1842; Other: Date acquired: 07/05/2013
Litchfield Sun bill
Collection — Box: 1
Scope and Contents Bill from John M. Baldwin, publisher of the Litchfield Sun, to Calvin Butler of Plymouth, Conn., for two probate notices.
Dates: Created: 1837 Jun 8; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1985
Mary Brisbane Hollister scrapbook
Scope and Contents The Mary Brisbane Hollister scrapbook (1965-25-0) was complied by Mary Brisbane Hollister from 1840 - 1903. An inscription reading "Ms. M.S. Brisabne from her cousin Alex, New York 30th Oct., 1840" is in the front page, along with a hand sketch of Alex. The scrapbook mainly contains newspaper clippings from such newspapers as the Litchfield Enquirer, The Christian Union, The...
Dates: Created: 1840-1903; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1964
Scope and Contents Needle and bobbin club of Litchfield records 1920-01-0 (4 boxes). The Needle and Bobbin Club of Litchfield was started as an auxillary club branching from the original Club located in New York. Mary Perkins Quincy began the Club with permission from the New York headquarters. Members were invited and/or accepted into the club based on a profound interest and knowledge of lace and other products of the bobbin. Meetings were held often, and the club accepted many donations and gave several prizes...
Dates: Created: 1915-1932; Other: Majority of material found in 1919-1924; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1920
Scope and Contents Scrapbook (2011-61-0) contains newspaper clippings from 1878-1908. A variety of articles are represnted in the item including poetry and versus, household tips, local Litchfield news, and obituaries. The item is currently housed in 3A Box 16.
Dates: Created: 1878-1908; Other: Date acquired: 07/05/2013
The Litchfield Republican records
Scope and Contents The Litchfield Republican records (1952-39-0) include a Day book, 1850-1853 for accounts of subscribers; a cash book for 1853-1854 for all monies received with names of subscribers; and a subscription list for the newspaper in Litchfield county towns. Currently housed in 3B Box 60.
Dates: Created: 1850-1854; Other: Date acquired: 10/04/1953
- Subject: Newspapers -- Connecticut -- Litchfield X