Underwood Papers, circa 1900
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Brief Description:

The Underwood Papers (2011-03-0) consist of a packing list  of Mrs. Frank Livingston Underwood and her and her husband's genealogy.  The packing list is a detailed list of barrels and crates packed with home furnishings, dining services, draperies, etc.  The genealogy traces the Underwood family back to Charlemagne.

Frank Livingston Underwood (1842-1918), a New York copper magnate, and his wife Theodosia Irene Hawley Underwood live at 149 East 40th Street in Manhattan and in 1895 built a summer house in Litchfield, Livingwood, on North Street in 1895.

The packing list is housed in Small Acquisitions and the genealogy is housed in a tube box in 18A.

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
Record Series Number: 00/2011-03-0
Volume: 0.0
Acquired: 01/15/2011.
Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Historic buildings
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Rights/Use Restrictions: Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain.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: Ray Underwood  Gift.
PreferredCitation: Underwood Papers (2011-03-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759.