Rosalie Ripley Furniss collection
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Brief Description: The Rosalie Ripley Furniss collection (2015-19-0) contains papers relating to the Louis Ripley family in Litchfield.  Included are folders about Kilravock, built in 1905 by Louis A. Ripley, and later an Inn when it burned down in 1976; the Litchfield Horse Show (1966); "A Book of Verses" by Harriet Guion and inscribed to Dorothy Wagstaff; a newspaper story about Mrs. Baillie Ripley organizing a Girl Scout troop in Litchfield in 1912; a scrapbook for the Outdoor Cleanliness Association in New York City (1946-1947) kept by Mrs. Frothingham Wagstaff [Dorothy]; and a film of the 1929 Litchfield Horse Show [a digital copy is available].
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: 0.5 Linear Feet
Acquired: 05/01/2015. September 2015 (2015-63-0) 1929 Litchfield Horse Show Film; Outdoor Cleanliness Assoc. scrapbook.
Access Restrictions: The collection is open for research.
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Acquisition Notes: Rosalie Ripley Furniss  Gift
Other Formats: For more information please see
Related Materials: Litchfield Horse Show Association collection.
PreferredCitation: Rosalie Ripley Furniss collection (2015-19-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, 7 South Street, P.O. Box 385, Litchfield, Connecticut 06759.