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Farming - Connecticut - Litchfield

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Advertisement for sheep strayed from Hugh Hannah's farm


 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2020-15-0
Dates: 1749 Oct 5

Arethusa Farm photograph


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


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


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...
Dates: 1938, 1941

Farms, 1887-1964

 File — Box 2, Folder: 13
Scope and Contents Edgewood Dairy, photograph of a rusted out truck in the snow. Falcon's Flight Farms advertisement. Golden anniversary. Reprinted from the Guernsey Breeders' Journal, April 23, 1964. [acc.# 1975-54-1] Toll Gate Dairy Farms, Inc. Litchfield, Conn., F.W. McCann, president and owner. Advertisement. Lakeside Park Dairy advertisement for Jersey Koumiss. Lakeside Park Farm: Brochure for Imported Jersey Bull "Desreauz. George E. Jones, proprietor. Brochure on Butter Tests of three imported Jersey...
Dates: 1887-1964

Farms, Fernwood Farm, 1913

 File — Box 2, Folder: 16
Scope and Contents

Booklet for Fernwood Farm "Closing-out sale of Jersey cattle and Shetland ponies" Litchfield, Conn. August 26, 1913.

Dates: 1913

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...
Dates: 1786-1929; Majority of material found within 1802-1929