Historic buildings -- Connecticut -- Litchfield
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents The Architectural Survey of Litchfield, Connecticut (2012-32-0) consists of individual survey reports on houses and buildings in Litchfield, 9 survey maps, and 8 acetate copies of George Browne's Map of Litchfield, created during the 1930s-40s (copies are availalble for study as is a key to these maps which is with the accession records). The Greater Litchfield Preservation Trust conducted the architectural survey in 1986-1987. The Greater Litchfield Preservation Trust in a volunteer group...
Dates: Created: 1986-87; Other: Date acquired: 2012o700
Scope and Contents The Ludlow Bull house renovation papers include detailed architectural drawings and schedules designed by Richard Henry Dana Jr. dated 1925-1926; Clay & Corigill, 1937-1938 and 1946; and a landscape plan designed by Nelva M. Weber, 1954. The Ludlow Bull house was originally built in 1793 by Julius Deming and has been known as the Deming-Perkins house and The Lindens. It is located on North Street in Litchfield, Conn.
Dates: Created: 1925-1954; Other: Date acquired: 07/01/1986
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents The Lieut. Thomas Catlin House Papers and Photographs, 1990-1999 (2012-35-0), are a collection assembled by Carol Bramley when she lived in the Catlin House. Included is a letter from John F. Page noting the inclusion of photocpoes of photographs that belonged to William Warren and his family when they lived in the Catlin House in the early 20th century. In addition there are two letters from William Warren regarding the Catlin House and photocopies of typed notes describing the furnishings...
Dates: Created: 1990-1999; Other: Date acquired: 12/09/2011
Scope and Contents The Richard Henry Dana papers relate primarily to the renovation that Dana designed and supervised in 1925 and 1926 of Ludlow Bull's house at 114 North Street, Litchfield, Conn. The papers also include materials regarding design work for Bull's New York City apartment. The collection includes correspondence, drawings, specifications, orders, wallpaper samples, photographs, and other documents. The correspondence primarily consists of Dana's carbon copies to Bull and vendors regarding design...
Dates: Created: 1925-1931; Other: Date acquired: 02/07/1998
Scope and Contents The First Congregational Church of Litchfield collection provides documentation on the church from 1845-1999, although the church was founded in 1721. The collection brings together records given by the church and a number of other donors, and includes annual reports; addresses, sermons, and discourses; several editions of the church manual and membership roll; Sunday School Library catalogue (1859) and records; histories; photographs; financial records; correspondence; and other records....
Dates: Created: 1845-1999; Other: Date acquired: 12/07/2006
Scope and Contents The Litchfield photograph collection contains photographs of the built environment; landscapes; events; portraits and group photographs; and oversized photographs. This finding aid is a work in progress. The buildings and landscapes series contains photographs of Litchfield, including Bantam, Milton, and Northfield. Digital images are not yet available.
Found in: Litchfield Historical Society
Content Description Staats, H. P. photographic negatives 2 1/4" x 2 1/4" B&W negatives of buildings in Litchfield, Connecticut. Images include: Congregational Church, Apothecary Shop, First National Bank (now Union Savings), Tallmadge House, other.