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Litchfield (Conn.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 196 Collections and/or Records:

Adams family collection

1970-35-1

 Collection
Identifier: 1970-35-1
Scope and Contents The personal papers of the Adams Family, including Joseph Adams (1767-1856); his son, Charles Adams (1805-1883); children of Charles Adams, including Julia Adams How Wessells (1842-1904), Mary Adams Wheelock (1838-1895), and Charles Adams Jr. (1845-1864); other family members; and friends and business associates. The collection consists primarily of correspondence. The collection consists primarily of correspondence received by Joseph Adams from family members and members of the Litchfield...
Dates: Created: 1798-1928; Other: Majority of material found in 1798-1877; Other: Date acquired: 01/06/1970

Adams family genealogy

00-2010-119-0

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-119-0
Scope and Contents Papers relating to the Adams family of Litchfield, including Joseph Adams (1764-1856); one of his sons, Charles Adams (1805-1883); and others, consisting primarily of genealogical materials and obituaries.
Dates: Created: 1829-circa 1900

Addie Stephens Ray friendship album

00-1966-09-0

 Collection
Identifier: 00-1966-09-0
Scope and Contents The Addie Stephens Ray friendship album (1966-09-0) was given to Addie Stephens (later the wife of William Ray) by Leonard W. Bacon in Litchfield, Connecticut on September 7, 1860. The album contains signatures and versus from friends. The signatures were collected from the year 1860 through 1862 in various locations such as Litchfield, CT, Saratoga Springs,NY, Hartford, CT and New Marlboro, MA. The item is currently housed in 3A Box 18.
Dates: Created: 1860-1862; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1965

Adenaw family papers

00-1997-33-0

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-1997-33-0
Scope and Contents Deeds relating to the former Tallmadge Store property on North Street later owned in the twentieth century by the Adenaws. Also two wills.
Dates: Created: 1915-1946; Other: Date acquired: 06/11/1997

Alain C. White playscripts

00-2010-209-0

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-209-0
Scope and Contents Two playscripts written by Alain C. White: a minstrel show dated 1917 containing many references to Litchfield and its residents and an adaptation of "Alice Through the Looking Glass," co-written by Miss Jay, undated. Both playscripts are annotated and include roles played by residents.
Dates: Created: 1917

Alijamin Beach deed

00-2010-293-0

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-293-0
Scope and Contents Deed to Julia B. Smith land in Litchfield, Conn.
Dates: Created: 1872 Dec 2; Other: Date acquired: 01/09/2012

Almira A. Bissell notebook

00-2011-73-0

 Collection
Identifier: 00-2011-73-0
Scope and Contents The Almira A. Bissell notebook (2011-73-0) is an undated paperbound notebook. The notebook, kept by Almira A. Bissell (Mrs. Francis Bissell), has "Composition Book" printed on the front cover. The volume contains an alphabetical list of Revolutionary soldiers who enlisted from the town of Litchfield. Mrs. Bissell also includes brief war records, and genealogy when possible. Some notes are inserted on loose paper into the notebook. Almira A. Piper Bissell was the wife of Francis Bissell of...
Dates: Created: n.d.; Other: Date acquired: 04/06/2011

Almira Collins Giddings album

00-1974-35-1

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-1974-35-1
Scope and Contents The Almira Collins Giddings album (1874-35-1) is comprised of three loose album pages. Each album page contains pressed leaves and flowers collected by Almira Collins Giddings from Niagra Falls and Litchfield in 1848. Included are items from Miss (Sarah) Pierce, as well as the family burying of Mr. F. Wolcott.
Dates: Created: 1848; Other: Date acquired: 06/10/1976

American Revolution Bicentennial Commission of Litchfield records

2010-164-0

 Collection
Identifier: 2010-164-0
Scope and Contents Records of the American Revolution Bicentennial Commission of Litchfield are in two series. Series 1. Thomas Babbitt, chairman: Correspondence, minutes, subject files, decals, ephemera, drawings, and other materials. Series 2. Barbara MacDonald, commission member: Correspondence, minutes, subject files, decals, ephemera, a photograph, drawings, publications, and other materials. Also included are objects, such as a key chain, a bumper sticker, and playing cards.
Dates: Created: 1974-1977

Ann Borzilleri collection

00-2008-01-0

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2008-01-0
Scope and Contents Two issues of "The Bantam Bugle," 1979; menu for Hattie's Family Restaurant; two bookmarks from Cobble Court Bookshop; receipt for prescription signed G. M. Woodruff, 1873; "Breakfast Dinner & Tea" advertisement pamphlet "compliments of Wessels & Gates, Litchfield, Conn.," circa 1880.
Dates: Created: 1873-1979; Other: Date acquired: 09/01/2008