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Litchfield (Conn.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 207 Collections and/or Records:

Alain C. White playscripts


Identifier: 00-2010-209-0

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: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1917

Grant Wickwire papers


Identifier: 2010-99-0
Scope and Contents

Deeds, promissory notes, and a certificate indicating service in the American Revolution relating to Litchfield, Conn., resident Grant Wickwire (1760-1848).

Grant Wickwire was born in Colchester, Conn. He settled in Litchfield County in 1788. He served in the American Revolution and received a pension. In 1791, he married Sarah Throop (1776-1821), the daughter of William Throop and Eunice Stilson. Grant Wickwire and Sarah Throop Wickwire had thirteen children.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1789-1823

Abby M. Wiggin appraised inventory


Identifier: 00-1988-08-0

Appraised inventory of household furnishings and building construction belonging to Abby M. Wiggin in Litchfield, Conn.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1930 Apr 10

Sally Wilmot deeds


Identifier: 00-2010-337-0
Scope and Contents

Two deeds to George H. Westover for land in Litchfield, Conn.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1849, 1852; Other: Date acquired: 03/09/2012

Wolcott and Litchfield Circulating Library records


Identifier: 2010-252-0
Scope and Contents The records of the Wolcott and Litchfield Circulating Library (2010-252-0) include receipts dated Dec. 8, 1862, Jun. 22, 1863, and Aug. 10, 1863, for books and binding purchased by the Wolcott Library in Litchfield, Conn.; a 1874 catalogue of the Litchfield Circulating Library; accounts, annual reports, catalogues, and a history of the Wolcott and Litchfield Circulating Library. The Wolcott and Litchfield Circulating Library was formed in 1901 by the consolidation of the Wolcott Library,...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1862-1964; Other: Date acquired: 01/10/1909

Lyman Wooster and Mary C. Wooster deed


Identifier: 00-2010-338-0
Scope and Contents

Deed to James B. Peck for land in Litchfield, Conn.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1840 Nov 10; Other: Date acquired: 03/09/2012

Samuel Wright papers


Identifier: 1953-26-0
Scope and Contents The papers of Samuel Wright (1789-1875) of Litchfield, Conn., including correspondence, deeds, financial records, legal documents, records related to the militia, and tax collection documents. Samuel Wright was the son of Jonathan Wright (1745/46-1836) and his third wife, Thankful Landon (1757?-1831), who was the widow of Benjamin Gibbs. Jonathan's first wife was Leah Bissell (1747?-1782). Many of the deeds in the papers relate to land transactions involving his wives' families. Samuel...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1767-1877; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1953