Martha Denison Friendship Album, c. 1821
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Brief Description:

The Martha Denison Friendship Album (2010-379-0) is a bound album signed by Martha Denison's  friends and fellow students at the Litchfield Female Academy circa 1821.  Each person copied a poem or remembrance piece in the album and signed it with their name and town.  Among the contributors to the album are the following LFA students:  Sarah Gardiner, Mary Jane Weyman, Harriet Woodbridge, Martha Austin, Anna M. Perkins, Caroline Stevens, Matilda Brooke, Catherine King, Cecilia H. Lyman, Eliza King, Elizabeth Guion, and Henrietta Jones.

This item is located in 3A Box 5a.

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
Volume: 1.0 Items
Acquired: 12/13/2010.
Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Litchfield Female Academy (Conn.)
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain. There are no restrictions on use. 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: Ebay  Museum purchase.
PreferredCitation: Martha Denison Friendship Album (2010-379-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759.