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Ann Borzilleri collection

00-2008-01-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2008-01-0
Scope and Contents Two issues of "The Bantam Bugle," 1979; menu for Hattie's Family Restaurant; two bookmarks from Cobble Court Bookshop; receipt for prescription signed G. M. Woodruff, 1873; "Breakfast Dinner & Tea" advertisement pamphlet "compliments of Wessels & Gates, Litchfield, Conn.," circa 1880.
Dates: Created: 1873-1979; Other: Date acquired: 09/01/2008

Buell and Wheeler prescription book

00-1972-135-0

 Collection
Identifier: 00-1972-135-0
Scope and Contents The Buell and Wheeler prescription book (1972-135-0) was maintained from 1876 through 1879. The book contains prescriptions that were filled at the pharmacy of Buell and Wheeler in Litchfield, Connecticut. Along with dealing in drugs, medicines, and prescriptions, Buell and Wheeler also dealt in stationary. Prescriptions written by Dr. Williams Deming, Dr. W.J. Beach, and Dr. H.W. Buel can be found in the volume.
Dates: Created: 1876-1879; Other: Date acquired: 12/09/1971

Crutch's Pharmacy Prescription Book

2012-08-0

 Collection
Identifier: 2012-08-0
Scope and Contents Crutch's Pharmacy Prescription Book (2012-08-0) contains 8-10 prescription forms per page (glued on), beginning with prescription #142995/December 17, 1913 and ending with #146624/December 3, 1914. No patient names on prescription forms, and only half of the prescriptions are on letterhead. Possible Litchfield doctors included in this book are, Charles I. Page, Marvin Z. Westewelt, Charles Turkington, C.N. warner, N.L. deming, and R.A. Marcy. Aaron Crutch and his son William were both...
Dates: Created: 1913-1914; Other: Date acquired: 03/02/2012

Dr. Ely Fox prescriptions

00-2009-132-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2009-132-0
Scope and Contents Dated New Hartford (Conn.) November 19, 1824, the handwritten page contains a prescription for making a burnt salve and another for burnt ointment.
Dates: Created: 1824 Nov 19

George A. Potter collection

00-1955-32-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1955-32-0
Scope and Contents A collection of papers of the Luddington and Potter families. Polly Luddington, granddaughter of David, married Sherman Potter on 13 March 1816.
Dates: Created: 1767-1821; Other: Date acquired: 07/09/1956

John Crow prescription

00-2010-07-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-07-0
Scope and Contents Prescription by Dr. John Crow of the State of New York to cure the bite of a mad dog. Originally titled "a receipt", it includes sulphur, colts false tongue, & blood root.
Dates: Created: undated

John Wright collection

1982-22-0

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Identifier: 1982-22-0
Scope and Contents The John Wright Collection (1715-1853) [1982-22-0] consists of papers related to the Bostwick, Buck, Canfield, Ferriss, Hine, McEuen, Northrop, Taylor, and Treadwell families; lawyer Partridge Thacher; and others living in New Milford, Conn. It also includes papers related to New Preston Society. Included in the papers is correspondence; deeds; notes, orders, receipts and other business records; leases; subscription lists; account books, and other documents. The collection is arranged in 14...
Dates: Created: 1715-1892; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1982

Maria Tallmadge Cushman home remedies notebook

00-1949-39-0

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Identifier: 00-1949-39-0
Scope and Contents The Maria Tallmadge Cushman home remedies notebook (1949-39-0) was compiled by Maria Tallmadge Cushman from the year 1840 through 1864. The small notebook contains home remedies for illness as well as many recipes and hints for household cleaning. Many of the remedies are handwritten, and a fair amount are newspaper clippings. Health remedies include treatments for cholera, cancer, colds, rheumatism, dysentery, and "Mrs. Noyes Recipe for purifying the blood." Interspersed with health cures are...
Dates: Created: 1840-1864; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1948

Philadelphia Dispensary notebook

00-2010-138-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-138-0
Scope and Contents A handwritten notebook with the title "The Materia Medica & Pharmacopoia of the Philadelphia Dispensary". Four different names can be deciphered including that of William Buel, a doctor in Sheffield, (Mass.) for 20 years, who moved to Litchfield in 1815-1816. The back cover also includes the name of William Williams, Sheffield.
Dates: Created: 1791-1795

Ringbone prescription

00-2009-152-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2009-152-0
Scope and Contents "Ringbone Receipt" a prescription for ringbone, a disease in horses, that includes a plaster of Spanish flies and angleworms.
Dates: Created: undated