Coley-Tice Family Papers, 1856-1970
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Brief Description:

The Coley-Tice Family Papers, 2013-71-0, include a photograph of Elbert C. Coley, who's father died in the Civil War; a photograph of Warren Tice, the donor; letters from Helen and John Guthrie in Sterling, Illinois to Hiram Hotchkiss of Litchfield, 1856-1858; and two books, "A New System of Geograph, Ancient and Modern  . . ." by Jedidiah Morse and Sidney Edwards Morse (1826) which belonged to Henry Coley; and "Leaflets of Memory" (1849) which was given to Ellen Jane Coley by her uncle Henry D. Turner; and an admission ticket to a testimonial dinner honoring Harold Coley on June 26, 1958 in Plymouth, CT.

The books are located in the Rare Book Collection.

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: 00/2013-71-0
Volume: 1.0 Folders
Acquired: 04/26/2013.
Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Coley family
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Rights/Use Restrictions: Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain.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: Warren Tice  Gift
Related Materials: Coley family items are also in the museum collection, 2013-71-1-3.
PreferredCitation: Coley-Tice Family Papers, (2013-71-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759.