Frederick H. Wiggin Collection
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Brief Description:

Frederick H. Wiggin Collection, 1988-99, includes a 1879 receipt from E.E. Champlin General Merchantile store in Litchfield, Connecticut.  There are two photographs of clippings from the Litchfield Enquirer in 1876-77 regarding his medical career.

Dr. Frederick Holme Wiggin was born in England in 1853.  He graduated from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York, New York University and Bellevue Hospital Medical College.  He practiced medicine in Litchfield, Connecticut from 1878-1890.  Fro 1892-1908 he was visiting surgeon and gynecologist at New York City Hospital.  He died October 29 1910.

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: 00/1988-99
Volume: 1.0 Folders
Acquired: 00/00/1988.
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Rights/Use Restrictions: Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain.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: Lewis Wiggin  Gift
PreferredCitation: <span id="curobjectname">Frederick H. Wiggin Collection (1988-99), </span>Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759.