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Letters (correspondence)

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 52 Collections and/or Records:

Harriman, Mary Jones Bostwick to Bostwick, William


Identifier: 2015-86-0
Content Description

Mary Jones Lewis Bostwick to William Warner Bostwick (2015-86-0) Letter from Mary Bostwick to William Bostwick. Mary writes to her brother William, a student at Trinity College. She thanked him for his previous letter, mentioned a chimney fire and playing Charades. Other names mentioned are Uncle Jones, Mr. Benedict, Aunt Parmelee, Aunt Annie, Celeste (her sister), Edward Seymore, Eliza Migeon, George, Mr Hutchinson

Dates: 1850

William Grant Heyer letter


Identifier: 00-2005-05-0
Scope and Contents

A letter from William Grant Heyer in Norwalk to the Wardens and Vestrymen of St. Michael's Church in Litchfield offering his services as clergyman in the Church since that position is vacant.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1838 May 21; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/2004

Andrew Jackson letter


Identifier: 00-2009-85-0

Andrew Jackson in Washington acknowledges the letter of W. H. Peck in Brooklyn and thanks him for the gift of a hat made by Peck.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1837 Mar 4

John P. Jackson letters


Identifier: 00-2010-123-0
Scope and Contents

A letter dated from Litchfield, 6 July 1825, from a Committee of the Law Office, to John P. Jackson thanking him for his oration delivered at Litchfield on July 4th and asking Jackson for a copy to be published. Also a letter from Edward D. Mansfield in Cincinnati, dated 15 June 1826, to John P. Jackson in Newark, NJ commenting on Jackson's letter to him concerning his visit to Litchfield and mutual friends.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1825-1826

Ephraim Kirby letter


Identifier: 00-2009-46-0
Scope and Contents

A letter from Ephraim Kirby in Litchfield to John Cotton Smith, attorney at law in Sharon (Conn.) asking Smith to arrest a young man (unnamed) who read law under him and did not pay his fees. Mr. Kirby thinks that the young man is keeping a school in Amenia, NY.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1787 Apr 16

Edward J. Litwin papers


Identifier: 2015-20-0
Content Description

Litman, Edward (2015-20-0) Newspaper clippings in reference to Edward Litwin tell of family life andmilitary life. A post card to his wife sent from London, England while he was in the army.

Dates: 1944

Albert Malaforte papers


Identifier: 00-1984-35-0
Scope and Contents

Two empty envelopes addressed to Minor Tyrrel, New Milford, Litchfield County, Conn.;and a letter from Isaac J. Tyrrel to Minor Tyrrel with genealogical information about the Tyrrel family from Benjamin Tyrrel in 1807 to Caroline Tyrrel born in 1848. Also a letter to Colonel Dan Carter in Warren, Litchfield County, Connecticut from [ ] Rouse Carter in Provenne[?], dated July 20, 1845 with news of his family.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1845-1848; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1983

Clarissa Marsh letters


Identifier: 00-1991-103-0
Scope and Contents

Letters of Clarissa Marsh (Mrs. Truman Marsh) in Litchfield to her daughters, Catharine Barker (Mrs. Jacob Barker) and Delia Barnes (Mrs. Josiah Barnes), both residing in Buffalo (N.Y.)

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1833-1856

Garry H. Minor papers


Identifier: 00-2009-108-0
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1815-1824

James Morris letter


Identifier: 00-2009-109-0
Scope and Contents

James Morris in Litchfield (Conn.) writes to John Fitch in Windham about some private business concerning Mr. Hooker, joking about "visiting the ladies", and wishing that Mr. Fitch had visited him when he was is the area.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1803 Aug 30