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Litchfield (Conn.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 199 Collections and/or Records:

Solyman Brown collection

2007-30-0

 Collection
Identifier: 2007-30-0
Scope and Contents The research materials related to Dr. Solyman Brown compiled by Dr. Leonard Elkins, who was working on an uncompleted biography of Dr. Brown.The papers include letters and other documents written by Dr. Brown and materials collected and/or written by members of the Brown family. There are two daguerreotypes of Elizabeth Butler Brown and Dr. Brown. Dr. Elkins's papers include his partial draft of a Solyman Brown biography, research notes, articles and news clippings, and original source...
Dates: Created: 1841-2006; Other: Date acquired: 01/05/2007

Henry Wadhams Buel and Mary Jane Buel Brace papers

1988-07-0

 Collection
Identifier: 1988-07-0
Scope and Contents The papers of Henry Wadhams Buel, M.D. (1820-1893) and his sister, Mary Jane Buel Brace (1827-1884), of Litchfield, Conn., consisting of approximately 135 letters, 1842-1856; an album kept by Mary Buel Brace, purchased for her by her brother in New York City in 1846; 15 valentines to Mary Buel Brace from the 1840s; and three 1874 letters from Mary Buel Brace to her daughter, Emily.For a detailed overview of the 135 letters, 1842-1856, and genealogical information related to Henry...
Dates: Created: 1842-1877; Other: Date acquired: 09/04/1989

Samuel Buel deed

00-2010-298-0

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-298-0
Scope and Contents

Deed from Dr. Samuel Buel (1782-1854) to George H. Westover for land in Litchfield, Conn.

Dates: Created: 1852 Feb 6; Other: Date acquired: 01/09/2012

John W. Buell Papers

1950-20-0

 Collection
Identifier: 1950-20-0
Scope and Contents The papers of John Wadhams Buell (1821-1864), his sister, Mary Theresa Buell (1814-1900), and other family members. There is documentation of his involvement in several mining ventures, including the Connecticut Mining Company, and deeds to property owned by his ancestors.John Buell and Mary Buell were among the children of Capt. Samuel Buell (1783-1863) and Anne Wadhams (1777-1865) of Litchfield and cousins of Dr. Henry Wadhams Buel and Mary Jane Buel Brace, children of Dr....
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 01/08/1950

Truman Buell family papers

00-2010-270-0

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-270-0
Scope and Contents The Truman Buell family papers relate to the Buell family of Litchfield, Conn., and consist primarily of deeds. There are also bills, receipts, estate documents, and other items. Truman Buell (1786-1867) was a son of Ebenezer Buell (1747-1823) and Hannah Plumb (1749-1835). Deeds document a number of Ebenezer's land acquisitions. In the 1800s, he sold or transferred property to Truman and his other sons. Truman married Nancy Hinman (1785-1866), who was a daughter of Wait Hinman (1748-1846)...
Dates: Created: 1781-1905; Other: Date acquired: 01/08/2011

Dorothy Bull collection

1954-26-0

 Collection
Identifier: 1954-26-0
Scope and Contents The Dorothy Bull collection (1954-26-0, .42 linear feet) consists of letters from John Masefield (1878-1967), a poet lauriet of the United Kingdom, containing suggestions and criticisms of Dorothy Bull's writing and other contemporary writers and other topics; other letters written by Masefield; Bull's 1922-1923 letters to her aunt Edith Kingsbury written from England; Masefield's published works and copies of The Forge, a literary magazine he founded; verse...
Dates: Created: 1913-1934; Other: Date acquired: 10/09/1955

Ludlow Bull house renovation papers

1986-01-0

 Collection
Identifier: 1986-01-0
Scope and Contents

The Ludlow Bull house renovation papers include detailed architectural drawings and schedules designed by Richard Henry Dana Jr. dated 1925-1926; Clay & Corigill, 1937-1938 and 1946; and a landscape plan designed by Nelva M. Weber, 1954. The Ludlow Bull house was originally built in 1793 by Julius Deming and has been known as the Deming-Perkins house and The Lindens. It is located on North Street in Litchfield, Conn.

Dates: Created: 1925-1954; Other: Date acquired: 07/01/1986

Bumper sticker

00-1992-01-4

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-1992-01-4
Scope and Contents

Bumper Sticker, 1992-01-4, white with red heart and black lettering and reads, "I (HEART) LITCHFIELD."

Dates: Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1991

Evelyn L. Burgess deed and land survey

00-2010-299-0

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-2010-299-0
Scope and Contents

Deed to Charlotte Wiggin for and survey of land in Litchfield, Conn.

Dates: Created: 1941 Apr 23; Other: Date acquired: 01/09/2012

Carter family papers

00-1954-42-0

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-1954-42-0
Scope and Contents

Deeds for land in East Litchfield, Conn., and Torrington, Conn. relating to the Carter family of East Litchfield. Most involve Joseph E. Carter, Elizabeth Clark Carter, Effie Ruth Curtiss Carter, and Alfred H. Perkins among others. Also the discharge record for Charles Carter from the 2nd Regiment Conn. Heavy Artillery on September 9, 1865.

Dates: Created: 1848-1917; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1954