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Lyle B. Whittlesey collection

 Collection
Identifier: 00-2014-48-0
Abstract The Lyle B. Whittlesey collection (2014-48-0) consists of black and white photographs of roads and road construction; and 2 topographic maps, Litchfield and New Preston quadrangles, 1950 edition. The road identified in 4 photographs dated 1920, is Route 109 in Morris and Bantam. The maps are housed in aisle 18B: Box 20.
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 08/10/2015

Grant Wickwire papers

 Collection
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

Abby M. Wiggin appraised inventory

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1988-08-0
Scope and Contents Appraised inventory of household furnishings and building construction belonging to Abby M. Wiggin in Litchfield, Conn.
Dates: Created: 1930 Apr 10; Other: Date acquired: 01/06/1988

Bills of Frederick Wiggin

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1977-34-0
Scope and Contents Bills of Frederick Wiggin (1977-34-0) includes 21 bills for goods purchased from mainly Litchfield businesses between 1879-1890 (there is one bill from Paris in 1890).  Among the businesses included are Albert L. Judd, F.D. McNeil & Co., E.E. Champlin, Echo Farm, and R.E. Tyrrell. Dr. Frederick Holme Wiggin was born in England in 1853.  He graduated from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York, New York University and Bellevue Hospital Medical College.  He practiced medicine in...
Dates: Created: 1879-1890; Other: Majority of material found in 1879; Other: Date acquired: 11/06/1978

Frederick H. Wiggin Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1988-99
Scope and Contents Frederick H. Wiggin Collection, 1988-99, includes a 1879 receipt from E.E. Champlin General Merchantile store in Litchfield, Connecticut. There are two photographs of clippings from the Litchfield Enquirer in 1876-77 regarding his medical career. Dr. Frederick Holme Wiggin was born in England in 1853. He graduated from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York, New York University and Bellevue Hospital Medical College. He practiced medicine in Litchfield, Connecticut from...
Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1879; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1987

Henry H. Wiggin genealogy collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1971-48-0
Scope and Contents The Henry H. Wiggin genealogy collection relates to the genealogy of the Wiggin, Holme, and associated families, including descendants of Capt. Thomas Wiggin (circa 1592-1666) of New Hampshire. Henry Wiggin (1872- ) was the first cousin once removed of Charlotte M. Wiggin (1886-1974), long-time curator of the Litchfield Historical Society, and the papers include documentation regarding her and her ancestors. The collection consists of manuscript research materials, correspondence, and charts. ...
Dates: Created: 1935-1953; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1971

Lewis M. Wiggin collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1977-38-0
Scope and Contents A memoir by John Bissell, Jr., who was born in Utica, NY in 1807, and writes two pages about living in Utica; seeing British prisoners of war; goind with his father and Major Beebe to the barracks; moving to Litchfield in 1815; attending Morris Academy; studying law; and going to Stamford in 1828. A Cairo City(Ill.) property share certificate for one share to Charles Thomas of Philadelphia, dated and 14 Sep 1847.
Dates: Created: 1807-1847; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1976

Daniel Wilcox deed

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-60-0
Scope and Contents A deed from Daniel Wilcox of Winchester, Litchfield County, Conn. to Solomon Rockwell, Alpha Rockwell and Martin Rockwell for land in Winchester near the long pond including dwelling house, clothier works, and fulling mill. Dated Winchester, witnessed by Joseph Miller, Justice of Peace.
Dates: Created: 1813 Mar 12

Anson Wildman Daybook

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Identifier: 00-2011-65-0
Scope and Contents The Anson Wildman Daybook (2011-65-0) is primarily a record of accounts of a general store. Most of the pages are filled with names of costumers, what they purchased, and the price. Inside the front cover has a list of a few places that Anson may have boarded. There are drawings throughout the book as well as what appears to be spelling and math practice. The last two pages of the book appear to a description of a trial in Litchfield. Names mentioned are: Mr. Gould (a witness), Julius Deming,...
Dates: Created: December 25, 1833 - June 1834; Other: Date acquired: 02/06/2011

William Brown and Company Letter Book

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Identifier: 00-1973-79-16
Scope and Contents The William Brown and Company Letter Book (1973-76-16) was a letter book used by the William Brown Company which made buttons in Waterbury, Connecticut. The book appears to contain information on buttons orders. The letters appear to be notifying people that button orders are in or are being made. Usually the button orders are including, giving prices, etc. Currently housed in 3A Box 22.
Dates: Created: 1835-1838; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1973

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Litchfield Historical Society (Litchfield, Conn.) 25
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Reeve, Tapping, 1744-1823 8
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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. 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
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 (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
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
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