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John D. Wheeler letter

00-1949-38-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1949-38-0
Scope and Contents

Wheeler writes to his uncle from a tent on the green in New Haven, Conn., about volunteering to serve in the Civil War, the draft, slavery, and other wartime topics.

Dates: Created: 1862 Jul 18; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1949

William Wheeler deed

00-2010-335-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-335-0
Scope and Contents

Deed to Solomon Marsh for land in Litchfield, Conn.

Dates: Created: 1849 Jun 27; Other: Date acquired: 03/09/2012

Moses Wheler, Jr. receipt

00-2005-31-0-10

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2005-31-0-10
Scope and Contents

A receipt to Moses Wheler, Jr. [Wheeler] on the account of Richard Mansfield, dated New Haven from Julius Hotchkiss & Co., signed Russell Hotchkiss for 1065 feet of oak board.

Dates: Created: 1801 Feb 4; Other: Date acquired: 01/10/2005

Moses Wheler birth record

00-2005-31-0-7

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2005-31-0-7
Scope and Contents

A small piece of paper with handwritten information that Moses, son Moses and Lucy Wheler [Wheeler], was born July the 20th 1771.

Dates: Created: 1771 Jul 20; Other: Date acquired: 01/10/2005

Moses Wheler tax receipt

00-2005-31-0-9

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2005-31-0-9
Scope and Contents

Receipt issued to Moses Wheler [Wheeler] for $2.10 tax on the property of David & Daniel Wheler in the town of Litchfield.

Dates: Created: 1814 Oct 20; Other: Date acquired: 01/10/2010

Whig Ticket for Presidential Electors

00-2012-31-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2012-31-0
Scope and Contents

The Whig Ticket for Presidential Electors (2012-31-0) from 1844 lists the electors from Norwalk, Vernon, Cheshire, Plainfield and Litchfield for the Whig Party for the 1844 presidential election. The elector from Litchfield was Truman Smith, a politician, lawyer and judge who practiced law in Litchfield.

Dates: Created: 1844; Other: Date acquired: 03/08/2012

Alain C. White papers

00-2010-251-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-251-0
Scope and Contents

Papers of Alain C. White, consisting of correspondence related to investments of the Litchfield Historical Society, the acquisition of a John C. Calhoun portrait by the Society, and other matters. There are also a collection of what appear to be papers of Middletown, Conn., students.

Dates: Created: 1878-1923

Alain C. White playscripts

00-2010-209-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-209-0
Scope and Contents

Two playscripts written by Alain C. White: a minstrel show dated 1917 containing many references to Litchfield and its residents and an adaptation of "Alice Through the Looking Glass," co-written by Miss Jay, undated. Both playscripts are annotated and include roles played by residents.

Dates: Created: 1917

White lead manufacturing instructions

00-2010-75-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-75-0
Scope and Contents

Instructions for making white lead using vinegar, lead, and horse dung. Also instructions for grafting fruit trees.

Dates: Created: undated

George Whitefield papers

00-ca 1890-19-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-ca 1890-19-0
Scope and Contents

George Whitefield papers (ca 1890-19-0) consist of 3 samples of calligraphy and a letter to Rev. Amos Bassett.

Dates: Created: 1826

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Torrington (Conn.) 6
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Litchfield Historical Society (Litchfield, Conn.) 25
St. Michael's Church (Litchfield, Conn.) 13
Litchfield High School (Litchfield, Conn.) 10
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Reeve, Tapping, 1744-1823 8
Lilac Hedges (Firm) 7
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.) (1926-1939) 5
Stoddard family 5
Tallmadge, Benjamin, 1754-1835 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
Dickinson, Anson, 1779-1852 4
Gould, James, 1770-1838 4
Kilbourn family 4
Kilbourn, Dwight C. (Dwight Canfield), 1837-1914 4
Litchfield Historic District Commission 4
Litchfield Summer Theatre (Litchfield, Conn.) 4
New York, New Haven, and Hartford Railroad Company 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
Echo Farm Company 3
First Ecclesiastical Society (Litchfield, Conn.) 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
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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