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Schools -- Connecticut -- Litchfield

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

Virginia H. Beach collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2007-21-0
Scope and Contents Three folders consisting of Litchfield High School newspapers and concert and commencement programs, church and concert programs, photographs, news clippings, Camp Rainbow Y.T.C. Encampment, and Charlotte Deming essays (1880s).
Dates: Created: 1880-1954; Other: Date acquired: 01/04/2009

Jane Amelia Benton school book

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2011-90-0
Scope and Contents The Jane Amelia Benton school book (2011-90-0) was kept in 1855. The book contains notes on history lessons that Jane received while attending school in Litchfield in 1855. Her sister Phebe attended school with her at the same time. The book also contains the name of the other pupils in her class. It also identifies the teacher as S.H. Vaill.
Dates: Created: 1855; Other: Date acquired: 02/06/2012

Jane Amelia Benton common-school teacher certification

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-350-0
Scope and Contents Certification indicating that Jane Amelia Benton was examined and found qualified to give instruction in a list of subjects as a common-school teacher in the town of Litchfield; signed by a group of school visitors.
Dates: Created: 1856 Nov 22; Other: Date acquired: 05/09/2012

Phebe F. Benton school book

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2011-91-0
Scope and Contents The Phebe F. Benton school book (2011-91-0) was kept in 1855. The book contains notes kept on history lessons that Phebe received whle attending school in Litchfield. Her sister Jane attended school at the same time. The notebook also contains a list of pupils in her class, and identifies the teacher as S.H. Vaill.
Dates: Created: 1855; Other: Date acquired: 02/06/2012

Clarence H. Elliott collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1979-16-1
Scope and Contents The Clarence H. Elliott collection documents Elliott's association with Litchfield High School from 1916 through 1927 as teacher, assistant principal, principal, and athletic coach. There are also items which relate to Litchfield in general and Antrim, N.H., where Elliott lived for a time prior to coming to Litchfield. The collection consists of photographs, scrapbooks, ephemera, and news clippings. Many of the items are photographs are of the Litchfield High School girls and boys athletic...
Dates: Created: 1915-1932; Other: Date acquired: 10/05/1980

First School Society (Litchfield, Conn.) ledger

 Collection
Identifier: 00-1973-72-0
Scope and Contents Accounts of the First School Society in Litchfield, Conn. (1973-72-0) kept by the school treasurer. In the back of the ledger there are a few records for the First Society of Litchfield. Currently housed in 3B Box 69.
Dates: Created: 1784-1845; Other: Date acquired: 01/09/1973

First School Society receipts book

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-354-0
Scope and Contents Book listing receipts for school money of the First School Society, Litchfield, Conn.
Dates: Created: 1848-1856; Other: Date acquired: 05/09/2012

Thomas Hogan Litchfield Schools Planning Committee papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2003-28-0
Scope and Contents The Thomas Hogan Litchfield Schools Planning Committee papers document the Committee's work to formulate options for the renovation and expansion of Litchfield's intermediate and high schools. The committee met in 2002 and early 2003, submitting its final report in February. Litchfield attorney Thomas Hogan was a member of the committee, and the collection consists of his records, which include news clippings, Board of Education minutes, Hogan's remarks and letters to the editor, Building...
Dates: Created: 2002-2003; Other: Date acquired: 03/05/2005

Litchfield 14th school district minute book

 Collection
Identifier: 00-1982-25-0
Scope and Contents The minute book for Litchfield 14th school district (1982-25-0) contains meeting minutes from Oct. 16, 1828 to Sept. 1879 with election of officers, accounts, laying school tax, hiring teachers, determination of school sessions, building a new school in 1866, and other business. The school was known as South Plains School. Currently housed in 3A Box 30.
Dates: Created: 1828-1879; Other: Date acquired: 08/04/1982

Litchfield 2nd School District minute book

 Collection
Identifier: 00-1983-08-0
Scope and Contents The Litchfield 2nd School District minute book (1983-08-0) contains meeting minutes for the years 1858 through 1879. The minutes in the volume record the activities of the annual meeting for each year. Topics such as repairing the school house and hiring a female teacher are seen early on in the book. "Register of 2nd School District Litchfield" is recorded in the front cover. It is also referred to as the Chestnut Hill School District in some of the annual meeting minutes. The item is...
Dates: Created: 1858-1879; Other: Date acquired: 12/07/1982