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Litchfield (Conn.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 199 Collections and/or Records:

Babbitt family papers

 Collection — Box 1: Series Series 1; Series Series 2
Identifier: 1994-15-0
Scope and Contents Papers relating to the Babbit family, including Eleanor Babbitt (1898-1994) and Col. Samuel H. Fisher (1867-1957). Col. Fisher's daughter Margaret Crossette Fisher married Eleanor Babbitt's brother Theodore Babbitt on June 17, 1922, in Litchfield. The papers include photographs and documents pertaining to Sheldon Tavern; drawings, invitations, etc. from Lilac Hedges; legal documents; birth and marriage certificates; family photographs; papers pertaining to Eleanor Babbitt and the Aircraft...
Dates: Created: 1895-1972; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1994

Asa Bacon letters

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-150-0
Scope and Contents Two letters from Asa Bacon of Litchfield, Conn., to his cousin, Peyton Randolph Gilbert of Hebron, Conn., primarily relating to the deaths of Bacon's three sons.
Dates: Created: 1850

George Baldwin estate land surveys

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-346-0
Scope and Contents Two land surveys of land belonging to the estate of George Baldwin.
Dates: Created: 1880; Other: Date acquired: 04/09/2012

George H. and William F. Baldwin deeds

 Collection
Identifier: 2009-23-0
Scope and Contents Deeds relating to land transactions in Litchfield, Conn., involving George H. Baldwin and William F. Baldwin, 1840-1878.
Dates: Created: 1840-1878

Phineas Baldwin and Reuben Webster journal

 Collection
Identifier: 00-2010-110-0
Scope and Contents The journal of Phineas Baldwin (abt. 1847-1817) and Reuben Webster (1757-1833) documents the activites of two men in Litchfield, Conn.  Baldwin traded in a variety of commodities and services with Litchfield residents, such as wood, veal, rice, tobacco, butter, and carting. His sections of the book run from 1784 to 1806. Another person, perhaps Reuben Webster, also used the book. In these sections, dating from 1817 through 1829, are several entries regarding Baldwin's estate, several regarding...
Dates: Created: 1784-1829; Other: Date acquired: 09/04/2011

Lyman Bassett and Emily Pierpont Bassett papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-1950-21-0
Scope and Contents Papers relating to Lyman Bassett (1827-1901) and Emily Pierpont Bassett (1833-1902), including Emily's certificate of baptism; pages from a family Bible documenting their birth, marriage, and death dates; and news clippings regarding their marriage and Lyman's death. Emily was a daughter of Luther Pierpont and Delia Waugh Pierpont, who was the daughter of Thaddeus Waugh and Ruth Farnham Waugh of South Farms, Litchfield, Conn.
Dates: Created: 1838-circa 1902; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1950

Alijamin Beach deed

 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

Edgar D. Beach deed

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-248-0
Scope and Contents Deed from Edgar D. Beach to Frank H. Earl for land in Litchfield, Conn.
Dates: Created: 1886 Apr 28

Virginia H. Beach collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2007-21-0
Scope and Contents Three folders consisting of Litchfield High School newspapers and concert and commencement programs, church and concert programs, photographs, news clippings, Camp Rainbow Y.T.C. Encampment, and Charlotte Deming essays (1880s).
Dates: Created: 1880-1954; Other: Date acquired: 01/04/2009

Beach, Webster, and Dickinson families papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1995-15-0
Scope and Contents The Beach, Webster, and Dickinson families papers (1995-15-0, 4.59 linear feet) relate to three associated Litchfield, Conn., families. In 1916, Bessie Rachel Beach (1893-1976) married Leonard Dickinson (1895-1946). The parents of Bessie were Milo D. Beach (1861-1959) and Louisa Webster Beach (1862-1951). A large part of the collection consists of genealogical information culled from a variety of sources. Original materials include marriage certificates; correspondence; mortgages and deeds;...
Dates: Created: 1791-1990; Other: Date acquired: 05/12/1995