H. Allen Brooks Collection, 1902-1986
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Brief Description:

Materials pertaining to the Woodruff family of Litchfield including:.

Currency of the First National Bank of Litchfield:  $10.00 (1904), $10.00 (1929), and $20.00 (1929)

Carte-de-visites of George C. Woodruff, circa 1868, and a group of Candace Catlin Woodruff; George C. Woodruff; George M. Woodruff and George C. Woodruff Jr. (both photographed by J. L. Judd, photographer, Litchfield, CT)

Photograph labeled "Bessie Sept 8, 1895"

Calling card of Elizabeth Woodruff McNeill

Bookplate of George Catlin Woodruff

Photographs of the Woodruff family plot in East Cemetery, Litchfield

The following materials were included in the donation but cataloged in reQuest (book catalog) "Old Litchfield" (pamphlet) by George M. Woodruff The history of the Town of Litchfield, Connecticut 1720-1920, compiled for the Litchfield Historical Society (2 copies, one with George Woodruff's name embossed on the front cover and a second one inscribed to an individual by Woodruff) History of the town of Litchfield, Connecticut by George C. Woodruff.  Litchfield:  printed and published by Charles Adams, 1845. Includes the folded plan. A genealogical register of the inhabitants of the town of Litchfield, Conn., by George C. Woodruff Woodruff genealogy:  descendants of Mathew Woodruff of Farmington, Connecticut,  compiled by Susan Woodruff Abbott, 1963

(See curator for Lithographs (duplicates) of George M. Woodruff)

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: 00/2010-366-0
Volume: 1.0 Folders
Related Materials: Portraits of Woodruff family members as well as other photographs given by Mr. Brooks are also in the Society's collection.
PreferredCitation: H. Allen Brooks Collection (2010-366-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759