Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:
American Mining Company share certificates
Stock certificates issued by the American Mining Co. for the Litchfield mine, 1850. Signed by Warren Currier, secretary, and F. E. Phelps, president.
Janet Gaylord Atkins collection
American National Red Cross certificates, World War II rationing cards, and National Grange certificates of 25 and 50 years of membership and related documents. 2022 accrual includes photographs and clippings of Atkin's childhood on Baldwin Hill Rd. in Litchfield.
Babbitt family papers
Lyman Bassett and Emily Pierpont Bassett papers
Papers relating to Lyman Bassett (1827-1901) and Emily Pierpont Bassett (1833-1902), including Emily's certificate of baptism; pages from a family Bible documenting their birth, marriage, and death dates; and news clippings regarding their marriage and Lyman's death. Emily was a daughter of Luther Pierpont and Delia Waugh Pierpont, who was the daughter of Thaddeus Waugh and Ruth Farnham Waugh of South Farms, Litchfield, Conn.
Jane Amelia Benton common-school teacher certification
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.
John Bissell commissioner of deeds appointments
Appointments by governors of John Bissell, who attended the Litchfield Law School, to serve as commissioner of deeds in various states, 1836-1878. There is also a letter from S. C. Hall of Nevada, Mo., to William Bissell, 1869. Bound volume housed in 3B Box 20.
William J. Brewster papers
Territory of South Dakota teacher's territorial certificate, 1883; typed memoirs "The making of a state: a tenderfoot in South Dakota"; a letter from Frederick Budlong regarding Brewster's resignation as rector of St. Michael's Parish, 1935; and a letter from Bradford Anderson regarding Anderson's genealogical connection to William Brewster of the Mayflower, 1942.