Jane M. Bentley Research Materials, 1972
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Brief Description:

The Jane M. Bentley Research Materials collection (1972-64-1; 1972-64-2; 1972-67-0) is a collection of papers, items, newspaper clippings, and other miscellaneous items collected, created, and/or used by Jane Merritt Bentley while researching her Great Great Grandfather Salmon Giddings. Please see the below detailed descriptions for more specific information about the collection and particular information for each item.

The collection is housed in 3A Box 34.

Held at:
Litchfield Historical Society
7 South Street, P.O. Box 385
Litchfield, CT 6759
Phone: 860-567-4501
Fax: 860-567-3565
Email: archivist [at] litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org
Created by: Bentley, Jane Merritt
Volume: 8.0 Items
Acquired: 08/01/1972.

The collection is arranged into 8 items.

Item 1: 1984 Note

Item 2: Folder 1

Item 3: Folder 2

Item 4: Folder 3

Item 5: Folder 4

Item 6: Folder 5

Item 7: Folder 6

Item 8: Three-ringed Binder, "Raw Research Material and Odds and Ends and Extras"


The collection is compilation of research materials and has not been reorganized in order to maintain original order.

Biographical Note for Bentley, Jane Merritt : Jane Merritt Bentley is a researcher from Missouri who, upon moving to St. Louis, researched her Great Great Grandfather Salmon Giddings. She did research on Giddings while also promoting the restoration of a local Missouri church that he founded.
Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Connecticut - History
United States - History
Western Reserve (Ohio)
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Copyright has been transferred to the Litchfield Historical Society for materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection. Copyright status for other collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Acquisition Notes: Jane Merritt Bentley  Gift
PreferredCitation: Jane M. Bentley Research Materials (1972-64-1; 1972-64-2; and 1972-67-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut 06759