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Jails -- Connecticut -- Litchfield County

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

George N. Baldwin account book


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2011-105-0
Scope and Contents

The George N. Baldwin account book (2011-105-0) was maintained by Baldwin in 1875 and 1876. The small book records items bought for the Litchfield County Jail from A.S. Wright and Company.

Dates: Created: 1875-1876; Other: Date acquired: 04/06/2012

Connecticut. Superior Court (Litchfield County)


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-66-0
Scope and Contents

A writ issued by William Pelham, Clerk of the Court, for the punishment of John Thomas, a transient in the Litchfield Jail. He was convicted of burning 2 houses and a mill in Sharon, Conn. The sentence to be carried out by the County Sheriff, is for Thomas to be set upon the gallows with a rope around his neck for one hour, and then to be whipped on his naked body. Lynde Lord, Sheriff, attested on the back of the writ that the punishment had been carried out.

Dates: Created: 1776 Feb 18

Interview cassette tapes

Folder 2

 File — Folder 2: Series Series 2
Identifier: Folder 2
Scope and Contents

Seven cassette tapes of Bruce Kauffman's interviews with Anna Z. Thompson. Dates of the interviews is uncertain.

Dates: Other: Date acquired: 07/03/2017

Litchfield County Commissioners records


Identifier: 1987-11-0

The Litchfield County Commissioners records (1987-11-0) contain documents pertaining to the activities of the County Commissioners. The county government system in Connecticut was abolished on October 1, 1960.

Dates: Created: 1887-1960; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1986

Returns concerning jails for the county of Litchfield


Identifier: 2015-11-0
Content Description Returns concerning jails for the county of Litchfield (2015-11-0). Yearly tally for people jailed and why in Litchfield, March 31, 1865. List counts how many people were jailed during 1865 broken into category types such as age, race and gender. The lists also counts those discharged and why. On a yearly basis every county commissioner was to send the information to the Secetary of State who would then send the information on to the legislature. The form is signed by the secretary of state,...
Dates: 1865-03-31

Reuben Webster invoices


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2006-38-0
Scope and Contents

Invoice for expenses.

Dates: Created: 1799-1800