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Farming - Connecticut - Litchfield

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Arethusa Farm photograph

 Collection
Identifier: 00-2014-41-0
Scope and Contents Black and white aerial photograph taken of Arethusa Farm on Webster Road, Litchfield, Conn. The view is from the south and includes farm buildings and residences. The photograph was taken by John Carter, Winsted, Conn.
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 06/09/2015

Charles Decatur Buell papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2014-2-0
Scope and Contents The Charles Decatur Buell papers (2014-2-0) consist primarily of accounts and diaries kept by Charles D. Buell from 1870 to 1928. The accounts are for his grocery store in the center of Litchfield and his farm that was off Buell Road in Litchfield. He often recorded the weather as well. There are two volumes that were kept by Charles D. Buell's son,George W. Buell. Charles D. Buel died in 1928. The last account book, written in 2 different hands, is from 1929 to1955 and includes accounts for...
Dates: Created: 1870-1955; Other: Date acquired: 07/01/2014

Edgewood Dairy Calendars

 Collection
Identifier: 2016-51-0
Content Description Edgewood Dairy Calendars 2016-51-0 1938 and 1941 yearly calendar. 1938 and 1941 receipts removed from calendar pockets. 1938 calendar front shows a picture of two children sharing milk from a pitcher. The 1941 calendar front show a young boy sharing a glass of milk with a puppy. Each calendar comes tri-folded and when opened each month's page is also a pocket to hold bills-receipts-statements-memoranda. The back of each page has a space for writing a budget. Inside the back cover is helpful...
Dates: 1938, 1941

Thompson Family Papers

 Collection — Box 1-7
Identifier: 1929-01-0
Scope and Contents The personal papersof the Thompson family (1929-01-0, 3 linear feet) consists of correspondence, notes, personal manuscripts and newspaper publications of various writings of Esther H. Thompson on various topics pertaining to the history of Litchfield, including her childhood recollections of troops mustering for the Civil War on the town green. Also included is information on botany and other topics relating to the Village Improvement Society. Additionally, the collection contains personal and...
Dates: 1786-1929; Majority of material found within 1802-1929