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Found in 38 Collections and/or Records:

Colvocoresses family papers


Identifier: 1996-16-0
Scope and Contents The papers of the Colvocoresses family, consisting of correspondence; genealogical materials; clippings; advertisements and other materials related to local businesses; memoirs of Alden P. Colvocoresses; records relating to the Connecticut Home Guard (1917) and Litchfield Light Horse (1957); speeches of Adm. George P. Colvocoresses (1916-1925); cutout letters that spell "Colvocoresses"; Christmas cards;  and news clippings, notes, photographs relating to the Champlin family; notes on...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1861-1996; Other: Date acquired: 01/08/1996

Confederate States of America bond purchase receipt


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-285-0
Scope and Contents

Receipt for $100 paid by Augustus Palmer on March 21, 1864. On the back it indicates that Palmer signed the bond over to Thomas Towel on February 21, 1865 who then used it to pay Confederate State taxes the same day. Augustus Palmer may be Samuel Augustus Palmer (1827-1918) who resided in and around Tallahassee and fought for the Confederacy.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1864 Mar 21; Other: Date acquired: 11/09/2011

Melinda Danforth receipt


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-1963-27-0
Scope and Contents

Receipted bill, Melinda Danforth to William Porter, Hartford to William Porter for goods including basins and coffeepot.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1818 Aug 22; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1962

Benjamin & Samuel DeMilt receipt


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2009-31-0
Scope and Contents

Receipt from B. & S. DeMilt in New York, dated 1823 Jun 12 to Mr. Demming for one Patent Lever watch made by M.J. Tobias in Liverpool.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1823 Jun 12; Other: Date acquired: 02/11/2009

Alexander Hamilton receipt


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-36-0
Scope and Contents

A. Hamilton received $124.50 from Nathaniel Prime "in full for interest to this day". Dated Feb. 15, 1802.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1802 Feb 15

Brig. Gen. James Hamilton receipt


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-11-0
Scope and Contents

Brigadier General James Hamilton's receipt for 208 rations of provisions received of Jonathan Clarke, Asst. Commissary General for the convention troops, for the use of Hamilton, commencing 1 March & ending 3 April. Dated Cambridge, New England 3 April 1778.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1778 Apr 3

Nan F. Heminway papers


Identifier: 2004-25-0
Scope and Contents The personal papers of Nan Ferguson Heminway (1920-2006), whose professional career spanned 50 years. She took up permanent residence in 1971 in Litchfield and decorated many historic homes. She was extensively involved with historic preservation, the Garden Club, and the Litchfield Historical Society. The papers consist of files related to Hemingway's decorating projects and professional activities and include notes, correspondence, minutes, reports, wallpaper samples, carpet samples,...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1953-2003; Other: Date acquired: 05/10/2000

James Jackson papers


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2009-45-0
Scope and Contents

James Jackson's accounts and memos concerning transportation of organs from New York, New Haven, and Litchfield. Included are the costs of packing cases and freight. Expenses are paid to Ambrose Norton, Jonathan Carrington, and A. Wadhams. Purchase of organs by Henry Sheldon, William H. Thompson, and Jabez W. Huntington.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1829 Jul-Sep

Landon and Howd families papers


Identifier: 1999-18-0
Scope and Contents The papers of the Landon and Howd families of Salisbury, Conn., including bonds, correspondence, deeds, estate records, and other items. Family members reflected in the papers include James Landon (1744-1813) and his son James (1770-1833), Henry E. Howd, (1799-1878; son-in-law of the younger James Landon), and Henry E. Howd's son Frank E. Howd (1849-1933).John Landon (1720-1810) was one of four brothers who moved to Litchfield, Conn., with their father, James, in the 1720s. John...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1795-1936; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1999

Ezekiel Lewis receipt


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2009-86-0
Scope and Contents

Dated from Bethlem (Conn.), Ezekiel Lewis' receipt for payment of 24 bushels of indian corn from Remembrance Gibbs in payment for a saddle sold to Benjamin Gibbs Jr. of Litchfield

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1781 Mar 9