Jeannette Guildford manuscript, 1994
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Brief Description: Manuscript of "Twelve Months at Arethusa," by Jeannette Guildford (1914-2005).  Guildford was the great-granddaughter of Charles and Lucinda Webster who purchased Arethusa Farm in 1868. Upon the death of her mother and the selling of the family farm, Guilford wrote three poems and “Twelve Months at Arethusa”, which is a book that recounts stories passed down by her family regarding life on the farm.
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] litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org
Record Series Number: 00/2010-183-0
Created by: Guildford, Jeannette
Volume: 1.0 Folders
Access Restrictions: The collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Farm life
Litchfield (Conn.)
Webster family
Genres/Forms of Material
Manuscripts
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Acquisition Notes: Donor unknown.  Found in collection.
PreferredCitation: Jeannett Guildford manuscript (2010-183-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759