Charles Ganung Cancelled Checks, 1889-1893
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Brief Description:

Charles Ganung Cancelled Checks, 2012-103-0, include checks from the First National Bank of Litchfield.  Some of them were organized and labeled, probably by Ganung himself.  Included is one passbook with entries from 1889-1891.  There are also two black and white picture postcards of scenes in Paris which are adhered to one another.  These items were found in a wooden box in the attic of the home of the donor.

Charles M. Ganung (1857-1912) lived in Litchfield and in 1880 he co-founded the Ganung & Elmore general merchandise store.  He sold his interest in 1882.

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]
Record Series Number: 00/2012-103-0
Volume: 1.0 Boxes
Acquired: 11/28/2012.
Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.
Rights/Use Restrictions: Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain.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: Cynthia Perlotto, in memory of Phyllis Tibbetts Perlotto  Gift.
PreferredCitation: Charled Ganung Cancelled Checks (2012-103-0), Gift in Memory of Phyllis Tibbetts Perlotto, Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759.