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Asa Hopkins promissory note


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2009-84-0
Scope and Contents Asa Hopkins of Litchfield promises to pay Mr. James Jauncey of New York City the sum of 332 pounds twelve shillings and three pence New York currency. Witnessed by J. Canfield and Lynde Lord in Litchfield.
Dates: Created: 1764 Aug 14

Bank of the United States promissory note


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-358-0
Scope and Contents Promissory note for 1,000 pounds sterling signed by Nicholas Biddle and Joseph Cowperthwait payable at the bank's agency in London.
Dates: Created: 1837 Oct 2; Other: Date acquired: 06/09/2012

Abel Camp, Jr. promissory note


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2009-103-0
Scope and Contents Abel Camp, Jr. promissory note to the Committee to pay taxes in Litchfield. Witnesses by Solomon Goodwin and Remembrance Gibbs.
Dates: Created: 1784 Mar 10

Grant Wickwire papers


Identifier: 2010-99-0
Scope and Contents Deeds, promissory notes, and a certificate indicating service in the American Revolution relating to Litchfield, Conn., resident Grant Wickwire (1760-1848).

Grant Wickwire was born in Colchester, Conn. He settled in Litchfield County in 1788. He served in the American Revolution and received a pension. In 1791, he married Sarah Throop (1776-1821), the daughter of William Throop and Eunice Stilson. Grant Wickwire and Sarah Throop Wickwire had thirteen children.
Dates: Created: 1789-1823

Abner Hall Promissory note


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2009-42-0
Scope and Contents Abner Hall of New Milford (Conn.) promises to pay 8 pounds to Jonah Starr of New Milford. Witnessed by Nathaniel Smith and Ben Starr Mygatt.
Dates: Created: 1772 Mar 14; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/0002

Hezekiah Barce promissory note


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2009-98-0
Scope and Contents Dated in Litchfield, Hezekiah Barce of Cornwall insures that he has received  obligations from Nathan Stewart, Theodore Catlin & Benjamin Gibbs of Litchfield as an insurance of the bounty and wages for his son Hezekiah who has enlisted into the 7th Class in Litchfield for the State service. His wages will be signed over to Stewart and others. Hezekiah Barce served in Capt. Steven’s Company, Burrall’s Regiment of the Connecticut Militia, in the American Revolution and was taken prisoner at...
Dates: Created: 1782 Mar 21

James F. Magee, Jr. collection


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1939-12-0
Scope and Contents Two tariff receipts and a promissory note.
Dates: Created: 1798-1825; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1938

John Pierpont letter


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1985-27-0
Scope and Contents A letter dated Nov. 24, 1836, written from Boston by Rev. John Pierpont to his brother, James Morris Pierpont (1800-1839) of South Farms, Litchfield, Conn., later Morris, Conn. John reports on the arrival of the Lydia and its cargo; that he has taken up and paid the note signed by Sherman, Tolles, John and James for $1,000; and asks for advice on other business matters, including what to do with the stereotype plates used to print labels for the Farmington Company's Patent Wood Screws.
Dates: Created: 1836 Nov 24; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1985

John Summers promissory note


 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2009-55-0
Scope and Contents A promissory note from John Summers to William and Charles E. Keeler for $91.85 in which a team of horses and set of harnesses bought from David Caswell , and a two horse wagon made by Mr. Ransome are secured for the debt. Dated 5 March 1834 at Union.
Dates: Created: 1805 Mar 5; Other: Date acquired: 09/11/2009

John Wright collection


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