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Litchfield (Conn.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 199 Collections and/or Records:

Gideon Hollister papers

1914-16-0

 Collection
Identifier: 1914-16-0
Scope and Contents The Gideon Hollister papers (1914-16-0, 2.42 linear feet) document Gideon Hiram Hollister (1818-1887), a lawyer, historian, and author who also served as United States minister to Haiti from 1868 to 1869. He is perhaps best known for his History of Connecticut, published in 1855. In addition, he published several books of fiction and poetry. The collection contains manuscripts and documents regarding these works. Also found are manuscripts drafts of some of...
Dates: Created: 1850-1906; Other: Date acquired: 01/09/1914

Mary Brisbane Hollister scrapbook

00-1965-25-0

 Collection
Identifier: 00-1965-25-0
Scope and Contents The Mary Brisbane Hollister scrapbook (1965-25-0) was complied by Mary Brisbane Hollister from 1840 - 1903. An inscription reading "Ms. M.S. Brisabne from her cousin Alex, New York 30th Oct., 1840" is in the front page, along with a hand sketch of Alex. The scrapbook mainly contains newspaper clippings from such newspapers as the Litchfield Enquirer, The Christian Union, The...
Dates: Created: 1840-1903; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1964

The Hoodoo play

00-1992-42-0

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-1992-42-0
Scope and Contents

Florence Mayer's annotated copy of "The Hoodoo" play, 1924. Notes include roles played by various Litchfield residents.

Dates: Created: 1924; Other: Date acquired: 02/11/1993

Philip P. Hubbard papers

2011-20-0

 Collection
Identifier: 2011-20-0
Scope and Contents The Philip P. Hubbard papers (2010-20-0, .21 linear feet) pertain to Philip P. Hubbard (1859-1945), a prominent Litchfield, Conn., banker who was also associated with several local businesses and organizations, and members of his family. His mother was Abby Jane Wells Hubbard (1826-1908), and the collection contains a number of deeds and other land documents from 1806-1862 regarding her father Tomlinson Wells, her grandfathers Philip Wells and Amos Smith, and other members of the Wells and...
Dates: Created: 1806-1889; Other: Date acquired: 03/04/2012

Eben Hull deed

00-2010-312-0

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-312-0
Scope and Contents

Deed to George H. Westover for land in Litchfield, Conn.

Dates: Created: 1849 Feb 3; Other: Date acquired: 01/09/2012

John DaRoss & Sons, Inc. Records

2010-375-0

 Fonds
Identifier: 2010-375-0
Scope and Contents The business records of John DaRoss & Sons, Inc., 1949-1989, document the activities of an excavation and landscaping business located in Litchfield, CT. The records includes customer accounts ledgers and cash books; work sheets, which describe projects undertaken; bills and invoices; payroll annd time records; and administrative records, such as insurance, inventory, tax, and other records.The company firm took on a wide variety of jobs in the Litchfield area, including a...
Dates: 1949-1989

Jones and Kilbourn families papers

1971-15-0

 Collection
Identifier: 1971-15-0
Scope and Contents The Jones and Kilbourn families papers document several generations of two families who lived primarily in Litchfield, Conn., principally Eaton Jones (1729-1791), Eaton Jones (1762-1838), Charles Jones (1797-1891), George Eaton Jones (1849-1927), Mary M. Jones (1851-1930), and Eaton Jones (1897-1971). George Eaton Jones married Mary Braman (1864-1927), a granddaughter of Payne Kenyon Kilbourne (1815-1859). In addition, there are third-party papers that relate to the American Revolutionary...
Dates: Created: 1747-1959; Other: Date acquired: 03/08/1972

William Keifer collection

00-1996-19-0

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-1996-19-0
Scope and Contents

Seven Bantam, Conn., class photographs, elementary and junior high school children, 1926-1927 and undated.

Dates: Created: 1926-1927; Other: Date acquired: 07/07/1998

Margaret Kelley collection

00-1996-20-0

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-1996-20-0
Scope and Contents

Four publications: Souvenir Edition The Litchfield Enquirer, 1920; Bi-Centennial of the Town of Litchfield, Conn., Exercises celebrating the Litchfield Law School, the Litchfield Female Academy, 1920; Litchfield: an historic masque, 1921; Census of the United States, 1820.

Dates: Created: 1820-1921; Other: Date acquired: 07/07/1998

Levi Kilborn deed

00-2010-313-0

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-313-0
Scope and Contents

Deed to Lucius Wilmot for land in Litchfield, Conn.

Dates: Created: 1849 Oct 1; Other: Date acquired: 01/09/2012