Liquor Licenses, 1905-1912
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Brief Description:

Two framed liquor licenses, 2013-104-0, one for James Campbell for the Union State Hotel from 1905-06; and another for Eugene L. Phelps, for the Phelp's Tavern in 1911-12.  The licenses are for the same business, but under different names.  The license for Campbell was in a fire and has burn damage, and is brittle and darkened.  The United States Hotel, known earlier as Phelps Inn and after 1910 as Phelps Tavern.

Both items are framed and in Art Storage.  Please allow extra time for retrieval.

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]
Volume: 2.0 Items
Acquired: 06/19/2012.
Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Phelps Tavern
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Rights/Use Restrictions: Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain.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: Jane Reid Dobbins  Gift
PreferredCitation: Liquor Licenses (2013-104-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759.