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Town of Cheshire records, 1789-1852

2.25 cubic feet
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School and tax records for the town of Cheshire.
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Bushnell family papers, 1713-1908

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Chiefly legal papers of various members of the Bushnell family of Saybrook, Conn. relating to the purchase of land and other financial transactions. The compositions of Lydia O. Dibble, a cousin of Ida Bushnell, include an essay on the death of a friend (1848).
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Temperance societies collection, 1830-1851

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The collections consists of records of temperance societies in Massachusetts and in Southington, Washington and Hamden, Connecticut, comprising convention proceedings, secretary's records, membership rosters and memorabilia. Included also is a letter by a reformed alcoholic (1851).
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Albert Sedgwick letter, 1850 Sep 18, Date acquired: 01/09/1970

1.00 items 1.00 folders
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Sedgwick informs Leonard Wells, warden of the Connecticut State Prison, that there are two prisoners in the county jail sentenced to the state prison awaiting transfer and that it is wrong to hove them kept there at public expense.
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Albert Sedgwick letter, 1850 Sep 18, Date acquired: 01/09/1970 1.00 items 1.00 folders

Wethersfield Photograph Collection, 1850-2005

45.94 Linear Feet
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This collection includes photographs, negatives, glass plate negatives, ambrotypes, tintypes, daguerreotypes, and photo albums of mostly people and places in Wethersfield.
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Wethersfield Photograph Collection, 1850-2005 45.94 Linear Feet

Litchfield Bancorp Records, 1850-2000, bulk 1850-1889

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Records relating to Litchfield Bancorp. Founded in 1850 as The Litchfield Savings Society, the name was changed in 1952 to The Litchfield Savings Bank, and changed again in 1984 to Litchfield Bancorp. The items are the bank's cashbook, 1850-1864; record book, containing board of directors minutes and other records, 1850-1889; an 1850 incorporation document; a list, possibly of directors, 1874; an excerpt from an 1880 public act related to savings banks; and a scrapbook documenting the bank's 150th birthday celebration and commemorative recipe booklets, both 2000.
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Litchfield Bancorp Records, 1850-2000, bulk 1850-1889 3.00

Hildred Raymond collection, 1850-1992

3.3 Linear Feet
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Hildred Sperry Raymond (1907-1992) lived in South Windsor, CT, and was an avid collector of local history materials. The collection consists of catalogues, memorabilia, information on the Watson House (which she owned), and photographs.
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Hildred Raymond collection, 1850-1992 3.3 Linear Feet

Jack Randall Crawford Modern Drama Collection, 1850-1979

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Photographic prints and clippings relating to English and American Drama as collected by Jack Randall Crawford, the staff of the Drama Library, and others.
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Jack Randall Crawford Modern Drama Collection, 1850-1979 53.75 Linear Feet

Asher Lewis Shane collection, 1850-1970

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The collection which consists of about 800 items, includes primary source material relating to the communal life of British Jewry from the middle of the 19th century up to the 1970s. Of particular interest are the publications of synagogues in London and other centers of Jewish life in England commemorating special occasions in the life of the congregation or major events taking place in Great Britain. These include sermons preached by the local rabbi, editions of special prayer services in honor of the consecration of a synagogue, and memorial services for notable Jewish personages and for members of the royal family. Among the prayer pamphlets found in the collection are those held in many synagogues when England entered World War I and II and in memory of those who died in those wars. The bylaws and financial records of many congregations are also included in the collection as well as the publications of lectures on various topics delivered there. The collection provides a broad picture of Jewish religious, communal, and social life over a period of more than a hundred years.
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Asher Lewis Shane collection, 1850-1970 4.5 Linear Feet

Vincent family papers, 1850-1940

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The papers consist of addresses, manuscripts, notes, printed material and articles of John Heyl Vincent and his son, George Edgar Vincent concerning Sunday-school classes, biblical history, sociology, education and public health.
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Vincent family papers, 1850-1940 0.75 Linear Feet