A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Connecticut forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.2: Geographical Categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana
Also newsclipping relative to spelling of Connecticut. The state Historical Records and the Smithsonian differ. Chronological table showing the settlement and growth of Wethersfield, Connecticut.
Describes a wagon trip made by Gold and his wife to visit their daughter Harriet, who in March, 1826, had married Elias Boudinot, a Cherokee student at the Foreign Mission School in Cornwall, Connecticut, and had moved with him to New Echota.
The collection consists of an album of 208 mounted photographs documenting the Connecticut River Bridge in Hartford, Connecticut. Subjects include the bridge, approaches, and street construction work.
Photocopy of a letter, relative to Waramaug, a sachem of Weantinock (New Milford, Connecticut), in handwriting of and signed by David Boardman. Also an extract from "The Housatonic" by Chard Powers Smith from the "Rivers of America" series publication in 1949 by Rhinehart and Company copied by Mrs. Julia W. Stewart. States Mrs. Godcharles, who owns...
The collection contains the project design records of Rudy J. Favretti. Favretti, a landscape architect and professor noted for his extensive work in historical restoration of landscaped gardens, parks, homes, and more. He donated his collection of garden design files, plans, and images to the Smithsonian's Archives of American Gardens in March 2011.
The papers of Connecticut painter, educator, photographer, and watercolorist Roger Crossgrove measure 21.1 linear feet and date from 1888 to 2012 with the bulk of the collection dating from 1950 to 2006. The collection consists of biographical material, correspondence, writings and notes, professional files, teaching files, subject files, exhibition files, printed materials, personal business records, artwork, sketchbooks, and photographic materials.
Relates to the proposed Handbook of Aboriginal Remains East of the Mississippi. Includes folders for Rhode Island, North Carolina, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, Iowa, Wisconsin, Indiana, Maine, New York, Maryland, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Virginia, Kentucky, Florida, and Miscellany.