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Col. Miles Beach Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1985-52-0
Scope and Contents The Col. Miles Beach Papers, 1985-52-0, consists of deeds, quit claims and two indentures from his time in Litchfield and Hartford, Connecticut. Col. Miles Beach was born in 1742 in Goshen, Connecticut to Adna and Hannah Miles Beach. Beginning sometime before 1771 until 1785, Beach was a silversmith in Litchfield with a shop on North Street. In 1785 he relocated to Hartford, where he continued in his trade with various partners until his death in 1828. While in Hartford he was also the...
Dates: Created: 1766-1825; Other: Date acquired: 12/07/1984

Edgar D. Beach deed

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-248-0
Scope and Contents Deed from Edgar D. Beach to Frank H. Earl for land in Litchfield, Conn.
Dates: Created: 1886 Apr 28

John Beach receipt

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-188-0
Scope and Contents Receipt given to John Beach from E. B. M. Hughes for hardware and household items.
Dates: Created: 1842 Aug 30

Lucy Sheldon Beach letter

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2009-56-0
Scope and Contents Lucy Sheldon in New York writes to her mother Huldah Sheldon (Mrs. Daniel) in Litchfield about her trip by coach to New Haven and then by packet boat to New York. She gives her impressions of life in the city.
Dates: Created: 1810 Nov 29; Other: Date acquired: 09/11/2009

Lucy Sheldon Beach Music Books

 Collection — Box: Music Books
Identifier: 1910-11-0
Scope and Contents Four music books, primarily manuscript, one dated 1818 and three undated. Housed in aisle 3A, Box 30b.
Dates: Created: 1818, undated; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1910

Virginia H. Beach collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2007-21-0
Scope and Contents Three folders consisting of Litchfield High School newspapers and concert and commencement programs, church and concert programs, photographs, news clippings, Camp Rainbow Y.T.C. Encampment, and Charlotte Deming essays (1880s).
Dates: Created: 1880-1954; Other: Date acquired: 01/04/2009

Beach, Webster, and Dickinson families papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1995-15-0
Scope and Contents The Beach, Webster, and Dickinson families papers (1995-15-0, 4.59 linear feet) relate to three associated Litchfield, Conn., families. In 1916, Bessie Rachel Beach (1893-1976) married Leonard Dickinson (1895-1946). The parents of Bessie were Milo D. Beach (1861-1959) and Louisa Webster Beach (1862-1951). A large part of the collection consists of genealogical information culled from a variety of sources. Original materials include marriage certificates; correspondence; mortgages and deeds;...
Dates: Created: 1791-1990; Other: Date acquired: 05/12/1995

Philo Beardslee account book

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2011-124-0
Scope and Contents The Philo Beardslee account book (2011-124-0) is an account book used by Philoe Beardslee to keep accounts at, what appears, a general store. The book appears to have exchanged hands a few times, however. In the front of the book there is an inscription “Adeline Johnson New Town March, 1848,” but this is after the account book was originally used. Almost the first half of the book is very wrinkled and has a yellow crust on the pages which may be from use as a scrapbook. If this is true, all the...
Dates: Created: 1804-1829; Other: Date acquired: 06/07/2011

William Ernest Beatty Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2011-131-0
Scope and Contents William Ernest Beatty Papers, 2011-131-0, includes booklets and brochures from the Spring Hill School, commencement program from Litchfield High School, class photos and school sports team photographs, photographs of Litchfield after an ice storm 1942 and Woodville after the 1955 Flood, his Litchfield High School diploma and class photograph taken in Washington, D.C. William Ernest Beatty was born on April 12, 1919, in Derby, Conn., son of Elisabeth and Guy Beatty. In 1924, his family moved to...
Dates: Created: 1920-1959; Other: Date acquired: 07/09/2011

Solomon Beckeley papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-63-0
Scope and Contents Papers of Solomon Beckeley of Wethersfield, Conn. containing deeds to property in Wethersfield and a writ issued against him by Peter Fairchild of New Milford concerning payment of tinware.
Dates: Created: 1797 Feb-Aug

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Litchfield Historical Society (Litchfield, Conn.) 25
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Reeve, Tapping, 1744-1823 8
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Connecticut. County Court (Litchfield County) 6
First Congregational Church (Litchfield, Conn.) 6
First National Bank of Litchfield 6
Litchfield Female Academy (Conn.) 6
Pierce, Sarah, 1767-1852 6
Adams, Charles, 1805-1883 5
Seymour, Moses, 1774-1826 5
Shepaug Railroad 5
Spring Hill School (Litchfield, Conn.) 5
Stoddard family 5
United States. Army. Connecticut Artillery Regiment, 2nd (1863-1865) 5
United States. Dept. of the Treasury 5
Wolcott, Oliver, 1726-1797 5
Adams family 4
Canfield family 4
Confederate States of America. Department of the Treasury 4
Dana, Richard Henry, 1879-1933 4
Deming, Julius, 1755-1838 4
Kilbourn family 4
Kilbourn, Dwight C. (Dwight Canfield), 1837-1914 4
Litchfield Historic District Commission 4
New York, New Haven, and Hartford Railroad 4
Tallmadge, Benjamin, 1754-1835 4
White, Alain Campbell 4
Yale College (1718-1887) 4
Baldwin, George 3
Beach, Lucy Sheldon, 1788-1889 3
Birge, James, 1758-1850 3
Bissell family 3
Brewster, William J. (William Joseph), 1858-1952 3
Brown family 3
Buel family 3
Buell family 3
Bull, F. Kingsbury (Frederick Kingsbury), 1884-1968 3
Catlin family 3
Connecticut Land Company 3
Deming family 3
Deming, Charlotte, 1868-1963 3
Dickinson, Anson, 1779-1852 3
Echo Farm Company 3
First Ecclesiastical Society (Litchfield, Conn.) 3
Gould, James, 1770-1838 3
Guion, George, 1870-1962 3
Hinchman, Ralph P. 3
Kilburn family 3
Litchfield Horse Show Association 3
Litchfield Light Horse 3
Litchfield Summer Theatre 3
Maryland. Treasury Dept. 3
Morris Academy (Morris, Conn.) 3
New Jersey. Treasury Dept. 3
Phelps Tavern 3
Plumb, Seth F. 3
Seymour, Moses 3
Shepaug Valley Railroad 3
St. Paul's Parish (Bantam, Conn.) 3
United States. Continental Army 3
United States. Continental Congress 3
Webster family 3
Woodruff, George C. (George Catlin) 3
Adams, Joseph, 1764-1856 2
Aerotherm Corporation 2
American National Red Cross 2
Anderson, Ronald Lee, 1929-2002 2
Andrews, Charles Bartlett, 1836-1902 2
Babbitt, Thomas 2
Baldwin family 2
Baldwin, William F., approximately 1820- 2
Beach, John, active 1842 2
Beach, Miles, 1743-1828 2
Beckwith, Josiah Gale, 1803-1871 2
Bishop family 2
Bissell, John, 1807-1898 2
Bissell, Samantha J., 1834- 2
Bissell, Warren, 1836-1913 2
Bissell, William, 1810-1902 2
Boardman, Elijah, 1760-1823 2
Bolles, Ebenezer, 1764-1826 2
Brace, Charles Loring, 1826-1890 2
Brace, J. (Jonathan), 1810-1877 2
Bradley, Phineas, 1745-1797 2
Bramley, Malcolm 2
Brewster family 2
Brewster, William, 1566 or 1567-1644 2
Brooks, Whitney L. 2
Buel, Henry Wadhams, 1820-1893 2
Buel, William, 1767-1851 2
Buell, Alice Eliza 2
Bull, Dorothy, 1887-1934 2
Camp Columbia (Morris, Conn.) 2
Camp family 2
Canfield, Judson, 1759-1840 2
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