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John Bird deed

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2002-23-0
Scope and Contents John Bird of Litchfield, Conn. deed to William Gibbs of Litchfield for one and a half acres in Litchfield. Dated Litchfield, Jan 30, 1750/51 and witnessed by Joseph Sanford, Lenuel Little and Thomas Harrison, Justice of the Peace.
Dates: Created: 1750/1752 Jan 30; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/2001

Dr. Burritt North Birge log book copy

 Collection
Identifier: 00-1972-131-0
Scope and Contents The Dr. Burritt North Birge log book copy (1972-131-0) is a typewritten copy of the log kept by B.N. Birge, Surgeon's Steward of U.S. Gunboat Penobscot from October 19, 1863 to October 19, 1864. The copy was edited by E.C. Birge, Dr. Roy Bird Cook, and Margaret W. Kieffer.
Dates: Created: undated; Other: Date acquired: 12/06/1971

Birge family record

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-152-0
Scope and Contents Record of the marriage of James Birge and Sally Palmer Birge in 1780 and the birth of their children in the 1780s and 1790s.
Dates: Created: circa 1810s

James Birge deed

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-296-0
Scope and Contents Deed to William F. Baldwin for land in Litchfield, Conn.
Dates: Created: 1847 Apr 3; Other: Date acquired: 01/09/2012

Charles B. Bishop check

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-198-0
Scope and Contents Check from Bishop to F. A. Newcomb, Dec. 6, 1910. On reverse is a pasted clipping regarding a resolution passed on Sep. 3, 1913, by the First National Bank on the occasion of Bishop's death.
Dates: Created: 1910 Dec 6

Bishop family collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2011-14-0
Scope and Contents The Bishop family collection (2011-14-0, .42 linear feet) documents the families of Charles B. Bishop (1832-1913) and Jane Farnsworth Bishop (1829-1892) of Litchfield, Conn. A number of individuals are represented in the collection, including Charles, his father Charles Bishop (1791-1871), his grandfather John Bishop (1756-1848); Charles’s brothers James Ensign Bishop (1828-1903) and Theophilus Fenn Bishop (1820-1846); Theophilus’s wife Susan Amelia Pratt Bishop (1818-1848); several of Jane’s...
Dates: Created: 1825-1918; Other: Date acquired: 03/04/2012

John Bishop account book

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1973-64-0
Scope and Contents The John Bishop account book (1973-64-0) was maintained in 1900 by John Bishop. The account book records his purchases made at the dry goods and grocery store owned by Frank E. Hull in New Haven, Connecticut. Items purchased are noted along with their price, and on what day the transaction took place.
Dates: Created: 1900; Other: Date acquired: 12/12/1972

Almira A. Bissell notebook

 Collection
Identifier: 00-2011-73-0
Scope and Contents The Almira A. Bissell notebook (2011-73-0) is an undated paperbound notebook. The notebook, kept by Almira A. Bissell (Mrs. Francis Bissell), has "Composition Book" printed on the front cover. The volume contains an alphabetical list of Revolutionary soldiers who enlisted from the town of Litchfield. Mrs. Bissell also includes brief war records, and genealogy when possible. Some notes are inserted on loose paper into the notebook. Almira A. Piper Bissell was the wife of Francis Bissell of...
Dates: Created: n.d.; Other: Date acquired: 04/06/2011

Bissell family coat of arms

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1954-04-0
Scope and Contents Watercolor rendering.
Dates: Created: 1911; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1954

Bissell family collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1949-24-0
Scope and Contents The papers of the Bissell and Bissell-Baldwin families, including family members, friends, and business associates. The collection consists of correspondence, business records, account books, and other records. Isaac Bissell (1682-1744) moved to Litchfield in 1723, where he owned a 60th share, approximately 700 acres. He was the father of ten children, including Benjamin (1717-1747) and Zebulon (1724-1777). The Bissells were farmers, although there is little material in the Society's...
Dates: Created: 1760-1926; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1949

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Litchfield (Conn.) 195
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United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 46
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Harwinton (Conn.) 23
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Minutes 20
Merchants -- Connecticut -- Litchfield 18
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Schools -- Connecticut -- Litchfield 18
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Western Reserve (Ohio) 10
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World War, 1939-1945 7
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Washington (Conn.) 6
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Bantam Lake (Conn.) 5
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Dry goods stores -- Connecticut -- Litchfield 5
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Litchfield Historical Society 16
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Connecticut. Treasury Dept. 8
Reeve, Tapping, 1744-1823 8
Lilac Hedges 7
Connecticut. County Court (Litchfield County) 6
First Congregational Church of Litchfield 6
First National Bank of Litchfield 6
Litchfield Female Academy (Conn.) 6
Pierce, Sarah, 1767-1852 6
Adams, Charles 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
Canfield family 4
Confederate States of America. Dept. of the Treasury 4
Dana, Richard Henry 1879-1933 4
Deming, Julius 4
Kilbourn family 4
Kilbourn, Dwight C. (Dwight Canfield) 4
Litchfield Historic District 4
New York, New Haven, and Hartford Railroad 4
White, Alain Campbell 4
Yale College (1718-1887) 4
Adams family 3
Baldwin, George 3
Beach, Lucy Sheldon 3
Birge, James 3
Bissell family 3
Brewster, William J. 3
Brown family 3
Buel family 3
Buell family 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
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
Tallmadge, Benjamin, 1754-1835 3
United States. Continental Army 3
United States. Continental Congress 3
Webster family 3
Woodruff, George C. (George Catlin) 3
Adams Family 2
Adams, Joseph 2
Aerotherm Corporation 2
American National Red Cross 2
Anderson, Ronald Lee, 1929- 2
Andrews, Charles Bartlett 2
Andrews, Charles Bartlett, 1834-1902 2
Babbitt, Thomas 2
Baldwin family 2
Baldwin, William 2
Beach, John 2
Beach, Miles 2
Beckwith, Josiah 2
Bishop family 2
Bissell, John 2
Bissell, Samantha J. 2
Bissell, Warren 2
Bissell, William 2
Brace, Charles Loring, 1826-1890 2
Brace, J. (Jonathan) 2
Bradley, Phineas 2
Bramley, Malcolm 2
Brewster family 2
Brewster, William, 1566 or 7-1644 2
Brooks, Whitney L. 2
Buel, Henry Wadhams 2
Buel, William 2
Bull, Dorothy 2
Bull, F. Kingsbury 2
Camp Columbia (Morris, Conn.) 2
Camp family 2
Canfield, Judson 2
Catlin, Abijah, 1805-1891 2
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