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00. Small Acquisitions


 Record Group
Identifier: 00
This classification is assigned to small and single item collections which are housed together.

Found in 1088 Collections and/or Records:

Theodore D. Woolsey letter


Identifier: 00-2010-254-0
Scope and Contents

Letter from Yale College president Theodore D. Woolsey to Joseph Eldredge, in which he notifies Eledredge of a meeting of the Corporation of Yale College.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1854 Apr 10

Lyman Wooster and Mary C. Wooster deed


Identifier: 00-2010-338-0
Scope and Contents

Deed to James B. Peck for land in Litchfield, Conn.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1840 Nov 10; Other: Date acquired: 03/09/2012

World War I draft lottery numbers


Identifier: 00-1922-38-0
Scope and Contents

Three numbers used in the three draft lotteries held during World War I attached to an illustrated, explanatory brochure created by Capt. Charles R. Morris. Also includes correspondence from Elbert B. Hamlin, who procured the numbers from Morris and donated them to the Litchfield Historical Society, and from Morris in response to Hamlin's request.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1922; Other: Date acquired: 04/04/1924

Letter to Elizabeth Wright


Identifier: 00-2023-29-0

Letter to Elizabeth Wright, a student at Miss Jones's school in Litchfield, from her mother in New York. Her mother signs the leter "M.N.B." Discusses the advantages her daughter enjoys in Litchfield; family matters; mentions grandparents in Walton; H. M. Seymour called for her; advises her daughter about studying Latin; asks to be remembered to Miss Jones and Addy Swift.

Dates: 1845-06-02

William Wright slave deed


Identifier: 00-2010-339-0
Scope and Contents

Deed to James Green for "a certain Negro Boy named Charles about twenty years old (no warrantee of soundness)" for and in consideration of $850. Signed and dated in Savannah, Ga.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1853 Aug 9; Other: Date acquired: 03/09/2012

Blank Writ of Attachment


Identifier: 00-2012-40-0
Scope and Contents

A blank writ of attachment (2012-40-0) from the 1870s from the Connecticut Superior Court. On the back is written in ink, "Wolcott Library."

Dates: Other: Majority of material found in ca. 1870

Clair F. Yohe address


Identifier: 00-2010-255-0
Scope and Contents

Address given by Rev. Clair F. Yohe on the occasion of the celebration in Litchfield, Conn., of the tercentary of the founding of Connecticut.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1935 Jul 28

Young Ladies Mission Band record books

00-1971-128-1 - 4

Identifier: 00-1971-128-1 - 4
Scope and Contents The Young Ladies Mission Band record Books (1971-128-1 - 4) is a collection of minute books and treasurer books used by the Young Ladies Mission Band, a society of Litchfield’s First Congregation Church founded to collect funds for missionary work. The books outline the routine of their meetings, planning of events, and giving and receiving of funds. The organization gave money for projects in places such as South Africa (Inada), India, Mexico, Japan, China, Czechoslovakia, and Spain. Please...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1884-1919; Other: Date acquired: 07/11/1973