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Litchfield (Conn.) -- Politics and government

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

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

Carol Bramley collection of Litchfield Historic District papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2003-54-0
Scope and Contents The Malcolm and  Carol Bramley collection of Litchfield Historic District papers includes the final National Historic Landmark nomination form, 1986; National Historic Landmark draft nomination forms, 1986; National Register of Historic Places final nomination form, 1976; "The Historical Archeology of Culture and Society in the Center Village of Litchfield, Connecticut," by Russell G. Handsman, 1984; "Another City Upon a Hill: Litchfield, Connecticut, and the Colonial Revival," by William J. H....
Dates: Created: 1976-1986; Other: Date acquired: 03/10/2003

Bumper stickers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-1985-23-1, 2
Scope and Contents Two Bumper Stickers, 1985-23-1-2, one is red, white and blue and reads, "LIKE WHAT WE'VE DONE?/YOU AIN'T SEEN NOTHIN' YET!/JOIN US . . . THE REPUBLICANS." The oher is white and red and reads, "BALDWIN/HIGH SHERIFF."
Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1985; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1984

Robert Doyle collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2003-48-0
Scope and Contents The Robert Doyle collection contains papers regarding Crutch & MacDonald, a Litchfield, Conn., drug store; other Litchfield businesses; and activities of the Borough of Litchfield government. The papers include druggists catalogues and literature, late 1800s; a letter written by Robert Doyle regarding the sale of Crutch & MacDonald, 1994; bills and receipts, early twentieth century; documents relating to the sale and lease of Crutch & MacDonald and its antecedent iterations,...
Dates: Created: 1870-1994; Other: Date acquired: 02/07/2005

Janet Flynn collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2005-15-0
Scope and Contents The Janet Flynn collection contains papers related to the Litchfield Charter Commission, 1967-1971, and includes working papers, research materials and charters of other towns, drafts, memoranda, agreements, notes, newsletters, minutes, and miscellaneous documents.
Dates: Created: 1967-1971; Other: Date acquired: 10/07/2006

Handbill

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-1992-25-1
Scope and Contents Handbill, 1992-25-1, is a white rectangular piece of paper printed in black ink with the following, "BE A BOROUGH/PAY THROUGH/THE ASS."
Dates: Created: 1992; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1991

Thomas Hogan Litchfield Schools Planning Committee papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2003-28-0
Scope and Contents The Thomas Hogan Litchfield Schools Planning Committee papers document the Committee's work to formulate options for the renovation and expansion of Litchfield's intermediate and high schools. The committee met in 2002 and early 2003, submitting its final report in February. Litchfield attorney Thomas Hogan was a member of the committee, and the collection consists of his records, which include news clippings, Board of Education minutes, Hogan's remarks and letters to the editor, Building...
Dates: Created: 2002-2003; Other: Date acquired: 03/05/2005

Litchfield Borough record v. II

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 2002-68-0
Scope and Contents Official record of the Board of Burgesses of the Borough of Litchfield.
Dates: Created: 1880-1888; Other: Date acquired: 01/12/2002

Litchfield (Conn.). Town records

 Collection
Identifier: 2011-22-0
Scope and Contents Series 1 is records (2011-22-0, .42 linear feet) that consist  of orders signed by the selectmen of Litchfield, Conn., naming an administrator, or overseer, who was typically a responsible town resident, to direct and oversee the affairs of a potentially indigent town resident. The collection also includes bills submitted to the town for expenses rendered by  overseers, merchants, and institutions caring for the poor, insane, and indigent.
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 03/04/2012

Town of Litchfield records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-1971-45-0
Scope and Contents Advertisements, bills, correspondence, tax abatement list, correspondence and orders related to town roads, and other records related to the Town of Litchfield.
Dates: Created: 1853-1900; Other: Date acquired: 01/10/1971