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Daniel Webster letter

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1947-11-0
Scope and Contents Letter from Daniel Webster in Boston dated 1844 Nov 19 to Joseph W. Moulton, 89 Merchents Exchange in New York making arrangements for sale of furniture.
Dates: Created: 1844 Nov 19; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1947

Webster Family Papers

 Fonds
Identifier: 2017-11-0
Scope and Contents The Webster family papers include Arethusa Farm records, ledgers, calendars, and postcards; documentation of a 1952 transcontinental trip to Alaska; and Litchfield photos and ephemera. Most of the family papers are from the 1870s through the 1920s.In 1868, Charles Baldwin Webster (1822-1912) Charles purchased a farm in Litchfield, CT, that he and his wife Lucinda Baldwin (1830-1871) named Arethusa, which remained in the Webster family until it was sold in 1981.The collection...
Dates: 1867-1998

Lillian Webster collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1997-03-0
Scope and Contents School copy book in geography of Everit Wright, ca. 1830s; composition book of Alice Wright, 1830; "Metropolitan Fashions," published by Butterick Publishing Co. imprinted with Mrs. L. E. Sedgwick, Litchfield, Aug 1897.
Dates: Created: 1830-1897; Other: Date acquired: 03/05/1998

Noah Webster dictionary manuscript page

 Collection
Identifier: 00-1963-28-0
Scope and Contents Noah Webster dictionary manuscript page (1963-28-0) is a single hand-written page of words including Brazier, Brazen, Brazil, Breach and Bread. Circa 1825.
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1962

Noah Webster letter

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1925-23-0
Scope and Contents Noah Webster in Amherst (Mass.) writes to Abraham Bishop in New Haven about an invitation to a class reunion in New Haven. Although he "retains a strong affection for his classmates", Mr. Webster declines the invitation citing age and other concerns.
Dates: Created: 1818 Oct 16; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1924

Noah Webster letters

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1916-46-0
Scope and Contents One letter dated 1833 Nov 4 from Noah Webster in New Haven to Messrs. Webster & Skinner in Albany concerning the rights to print the new spelling book. Two letters, 1830 Feb 3 and 1833 Nov 7, to Noah Webster from Webster & Skinner in Albany.
Dates: Created: 1830 Feb 3 - 1833 Nov 7; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1915

Reuben Webster invoices

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2006-38-0
Scope and Contents Invoice for expenses.
Dates: Created: 1799-1800

Lorraine Curtiss Weik collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2002-79-0
Scope and Contents 1 folder of photographs of views of Litchfield buildings and street scenes circa 1880s before fires and of a 1942 ice storm.
Dates: Created: circa 1880s-1942; Other: Date acquired: 02/12/2004

James V. Weir memorial

 Collection — Box: Box 3A
Identifier: 00-2015-24-0
Abstract A printed memorial (2015-24-0) written in French to the memory of James V. Weir, a soldier from Litchfield who died in France during WWI. Includes a translation into English. Currently housed in aisle 18B:Box 3A.
Dates: Created: 1914-1919; Other: Date acquired: 06/05/2015

Weir's Motor Sales record book

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1991-102-0
Scope and Contents Weir's Motor Sales record book (1991-102-0) contains payment records from 1920-1922. The records document customers, their purchases and repairs to and the maintenance of their automobiles. Weir’s Motor Sales was owned by Martin J. Weir and was located on West Street in Litchfield, Conn., and the records indicate that its customers came from surrounding towns in Litchfield County.
Dates: Created: 1920-1922; Other: Date acquired: 12/09/1990

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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. Department of the Treasury 5
White, Alain Campbell, 1880-1951 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 Company 4
Tallmadge, Benjamin, 1754-1835 4
Yale College (1718-1887) 4
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Beach, Lucy Sheldon, 1788-1889 3
Birge, James, 1758-1850 3
Bissell family 3
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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 (Litchfield, Conn.) 3
Litchfield Light Horse (Military unit) 3
Litchfield Summer Theatre (Litchfield, Conn.) 3
Maryland. Treasury Department 3
Morris Academy (Morris, Conn.) 3
Morris, James, 1752-1820 3
New Jersey. Treasury Department 3
Phelps Tavern (Litchfield, Conn.) 3
Plumb, Seth F., 1836-1864 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), 1805-1885 3
Woodruff, George M. (George Morris), 1836-1930 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
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Bissell, Samantha J., 1834- 2
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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
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