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John Quincy Ames papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2004-53-0
Scope and Contents The John Quincy Ames papers (1834-1923) consist of his Civil War discharge papers, pension papers regarding his widow and two children, and four family photos. Ames was born in Morris, Conn., (then Litchfield South Farms) in 1845. In 1864, he enlisted in the army, serving in 2nd Connecticut Heavy Artillery, Co. A, during the United States Civil War. He was mustered out in 1865. He lived and worked in Salisbury, Conn., until moving to a farm on Beach Street in Litchfield in 1885. He married...
Dates: Created: 1834-1923; Other: Date acquired: 09/08/2005

Owen Anderson collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2002-36-0
Scope and Contents Funeral remembrances and memorial book of Emma Palmer Adams of Goshen, Jan. 1, 1962; "History of Mohawk Mountain," compiled in the 1940s by Hubert T. Hubbell and signed by the compiler.
Dates: Created: circa 1940-1962; Other: Date acquired: 11/10/2002

Ronald Lee Anderson note cards

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2005-22-0
Scope and Contents One box of note cards, 15 cards and envelopes per box, illustrated with paintings of Ronald Lee Anderson (1929-2002). The cards were created by Litchfield, Conn., antiques dealer Thomas McBride, a collector and life-partner of Anderson. At one time, he had a studio not far from McBride’s shop in Litchfield. Anderson trained in Baltimore and lived in England, France, and Litchfield.
Dates: Created: undated; Other: Date acquired: 01/09/2005

Charles B. Andrews papers

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Identifier: 2010-16-0
Scope and Contents The Charles Bartlett Andrews papers (2011-16-0, .42 linear feet) document Charles B. Andrews (1834-1902), who was a lawyer, governor of Connecticut, and chief justice of the Connecticut Supreme Court, consist of letters regarding men who sought or were recommended for government positions or assistance, other correspondence, legal opinions, petitions, drafts and working papers, printed materials related to court matters and the Connecitcut Republican party, and other documents. Andrews was...
Dates: Created: 1860-1903; Other: Date acquired: 03/04/2012

Charles B. Andrews speeches

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-147-0
Scope and Contents Two speeches given by Gov. Charles B. Andrews of Litchfield, Conn., one in Wolcottville, Conn., on Sep 10, 1879 and one in Hartford on Sep 17, 1879.
Dates: Created: 1879

Anonymous account book

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1912-28-0
Scope and Contents Anonymous account book (1912-28-0) contains financial records for the years 1848 and 1879. The entries are likely from a dry goods store. Transaction entries include an individual's name, the items purchased, and the amount paid. The entries for 1848 are noted as taking place in Lyons, while the 1879 entries are listed as taking place in New Milford. The bulk of the book is made up of earlier transactions, with only one page listing entries for the year 1879. Many of the goods found listed in...
Dates: Created: 1848 & 1879; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1911

Anonymous account book

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Identifier: 00-1971-54-0
Scope and Contents Anonymous account book (1971-54-0) contains financial records from the years 1861 and 1862. The beginning of the account book contains an alphabetical listings of names. The remainder of the book lists out accounts of individuals and records monetary amounts charged to their account as well as monetary transaction completed by cash. The book does not indicate what the specifics of the transactions are, but does list the dates on which they took place. Present in the back of the book is a loose...
Dates: Created: 1861-1862; Other: Date acquired: 12/02/1970

Anonymous account book

 Collection — Box: 01
Identifier: 00-1973-68-7
Scope and Contents Anonymous Account Book (1973-68-7) is a book that appears to have been kept by a bookstore or general store. The items mentioned in the account book are items mostly related to books. The entries in the book are organized chronologically, and each entry provides a date, name of customer, and cash received. Most notably, one page has a heading that reads, “McFingall Sold in the Office.” McFingall is a mock epic written by John Trumbull.
Dates: Created: 1782 Sept. 6 - 1784 Jun.; Other: Date acquired: 01/08/1973

Anonymous account book

 Collection — Box: 01
Identifier: 00-1973-76-10
Scope and Contents The Anonymous Account Book (1973-76-10)was used through the years 1789 to 1803. The book was originally credited to Jeremiah Atwater, famed educator of New Haven, but based on information in the book it appears that the book belonged to Jeremiah’s uncle who, currently, is unknown. The account book contains entries which include the date, the job performed or item purchased, and then cash received or given.
Dates: Created: 1789-1803; Other: Date acquired: 01/09/1973

Anonymous account book

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Identifier: 00-2011-93-0
Scope and Contents Anonymous account book (2011-93-0) was kept from the year 1863 through 1867. The small bound account book does not indentify who maintained it. Listed inside are monetary transactions, which are organized by date. The keeper of the records also noted what the transaction was and the amount of cash involved. The item is housed in 3B Box 1.
Dates: Created: 1863-1867; Other: Date acquired: 02/06/2012

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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
Bissell, John, 1807-1898 2
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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