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Toll roads

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Litchfield and Cornwall Turnpike Company records


Identifier: 00-1984-37-0
Scope and Contents

A statement of the capital stock of the Turnpike Co. as certified by Joseph Birge, Clerk and witnessed by Manly Peters, Justice of Peace. Sent to Comptroller of Public Accounts, Hartford, Conn.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1838 Oct 1; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1983

Moses Lyman papers


Identifier: 00-1985-25-0
Scope and Contents

Papers relating to Moses Lyman (1768-1844) of Goshen, Conn., consisting of a document related to the Litchfield and Canaan turnpike road, a land survey of Ivy Mountain, and an agreement with Benjamin Palmer to dismantle and rebuild his house. The Palmer agreement is four pages and quite detailed, specifying building materials and techniques, costs, and a schedule for completion.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1799-1832; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1948