Bookstores -- Connecticut -- Litchfield
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Box 01
Scope and Contents Anonymous Account Book (1973-68-7) is a book that appears to have been kept by a bookstore or general store. The items mentioned in the account book are items mostly related to books. The entries in the book are organized chronologically, and each entry provides a date, name of customer, and cash received. Most notably, one page has a heading that reads, “McFingall Sold in the Office.” McFingall is a mock epic written by John Trumbull.
Dates: Created: 1782 Sept. 6 - 1784 Jun.; Other: Date acquired: 01/08/1973
Collection — Box 1
Scope and Contents Two issues of "The Bantam Bugle," 1979; menu for Hattie's Family Restaurant; two bookmarks from Cobble Court Bookshop; receipt for prescription signed G. M. Woodruff, 1873; "Breakfast Dinner & Tea" advertisement pamphlet "compliments of Wessels & Gates, Litchfield, Conn.," circa 1880.
Dates: Created: 1873-1979; Other: Date acquired: 09/01/2008