Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Found in 101 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Box 1
Scope and Contents A list of persons and their accounts with John Allen for 1805, 1806, & 1807. A memorandum of the real and personal property and debts of John Allen made January 4, 1806.
Dates: Created: 1806 Jan 7; Other: Date acquired: 06/30/1860
Scope and Contents The Charles W. Alling account book (2011-103-0) contains financial records for the years 1852 through 1857. The book was maintained in Derby, Connecticut and contains the names of individuals. Listed below their names are various items and the cost of the goods or services. Mr. Alling also indicated if bills had been paid. The item is housed in 3B Box 2.
Dates: Created: 1852-1857; Other: Date acquired: 04/06/2012
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
Unprocessed — Box 1
Dates: Other: 1814
Found in: Litchfield Historical Society
Collection — Box 1
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
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
Collection — Box 01
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
Collection — Box 01
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
Scope and Contents Anonymous account book (2011-100-0) contains monetary transactions for the years 1880 and 1881. The financial records were likely kept by a butcher. The majority of the transactions are for meat, or other fresh food items such as oysters and onions. Each customer's account contains the dates that transactions were made, the items purchased, and the cost of each. Contains some Litchfield people. Appears to go with Anonymous account book (2011-101-0) The item is housed in 3B Box 4.
Dates: Created: 1880-1881; Other: Date acquired: 03/06/2012
Scope and Contents Anonymous account book (2011-101-0) contains monetary transactions for the years 1879 and 1880. The financial records were likely kept by a butcher. The majority of the transactions are for meat, or other fresh food items such as potatoes, onions, and lard. Each customer's account contains the dates that transactions were made, the items purchased, and the cost of each. Contans Litchfield peoples names. Appears to go with Anonymous account book (2011-100-0). The item is housed in 3B Box 4.
Dates: Created: 1879-1880; Other: Date acquired: 03/06/2012