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Connecticut Soldiers' Orphans Home Records, 1866-1875

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The General Assembly chartered the Connecticut Soldiers' Orphans' Home in May 1864. Edwin Whitney of Mansfield, 'who had nearly completed a fine large building for a boys' school, offered this building with the farm of fifty acres, all valued at $12,000 or $15,000, as a gift to the Home.' Edwin Whitney conveyed by deed, title to the property to the Connecticut Soldiers' Orphans' Home, September 24, 1866. Mr. Gold was the first, and apparently the only, secretary of the Home during its existence from October, 1866, to May, 1875.
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The Haiti Collection, 1796 -- 1888

0.25 linear foot(1 box)
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Collection consists primarily of letters written by Haitian officials. Also included are prints of Toussaint L'Ouverture as well as some newspaper and journal materials. All correspondence is in French.

Antonio Ochoa Carrillo papers and Benito Juárez correspondence, 1852-1871, bulk 1864-1866

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The papers of Antonio Ochoa Carrillo, 1852-1871, with letters that provide extensive information about the European Intervention in Mexico and limited documentation related to the Reform War in Mexico. Includes 56 letters from Mexican president Benito Juárez, as well as 12 letters from others, including future Mexican presidents Sebastián Lerdo de Tejada and José María Iglesias, as well as Mexican General Ramón Corona. The collection also includes five draft letters written by Ochoa.
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Account book, 1871, Date acquired: 03/06/2012

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Account book (2011-98-0) dated 1867 and 1868. Includes an inventory of goods and money. The remainder of the book includes daily recordings of names, transactions, and monetary amounts.
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Account book, 1871, Date acquired: 03/06/2012 1 items

Havelock Ellis papers, 1871-1939

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Correspondence and manuscripts on literary and psychological subjects, particularly on the question of sex. Important correspondents are Thomas Hardy, William James, Leo Tolstoy, Amy Lowell Rockwell Kent, Bertrand Russell, Herbert Spencer, Upton Sinclair, Rebecca West and Sigmund Freud. There are only a few outgoing letters from Havelock Ellis. The bulk of the papers consists of manuscripts by Ellis, of which the longest is "My Confessions". This work is made up of seventy short pieces, each based upon a problem posed to Ellis by a correspondent. The literary essays are on Thomas Hardy's Jude the Obscure, Marcel Jouhandeau and William Morris.
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Havelock Ellis papers, 1871-1939 1 Linear Foot

New Haven Dispensary minute books, 1871-1934

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The records consist of minute books documenting the operations and activities of the New Haven Dispensary and its Board of Managers.
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New Haven Dispensary minute books, 1871-1934 0.25 Linear Feet

Berlin Iron Bridge Co. records, 1871-1904

2 linear feet (4 boxes)
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This collection was initially divided into four categories: correspondence, financial papers, stock papers and documents pertaining to the sale of the company to the American Bridge Company. Those four categories have, for the most part, been retained. The bulk of the collection covers the period roughly between 1892 and 1902. The handful of earlier documents, having to do with the Corrugated Metal Company, date back to 1878 and there are also some documents from the period 1903-1905. Some entries in the stock ledger are from 1871.

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Berlin Iron Bridge Co. records, 1871-1904 2 linear feet (4 boxes)

Berlin Iron Bridge Co. records, 1871-1904

2 linear feet (4 boxes)
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This collection was initially divided into four categories: correspondence, financial papers, stock papers and documents pertaining to the sale of the company to the American Bridge Company. Those four categories have, for the most part, been retained. The bulk of the collection covers the period roughly between 1892 and 1902. The handful of earlier documents, having to do with the Corrugated Metal Company, date back to 1878 and there are also some documents from the period 1903-1905. Some entries in the stock ledger are from 1871.

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Berlin Iron Bridge Co. records, 1871-1904 2 linear feet (4 boxes)

Danielson Family Papers, 1871-1901, bulk 1880-1889

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The collection chiefly consists of letters between members of the extended Danielson-Stearns family with some letters from individuals outside the family. There is small group of other document types including three school reports, three school essays, and paid bill for goods, chiefly clothing from 1878

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Danielson Family Papers, 1871-1901, bulk 1880-1889 0.5 linear foot (1 box)

Mary Lee Ford autograph book, 1871-1876

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Autograph book belonging to Mary Lee Ford, containing autographs from friends at Glastonbury Academy, including William Wood.
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Mary Lee Ford autograph book, 1871-1876 0.1 Cubic Feet