Congregational Society of Northfield subscription records, 1840-1866
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Brief Description: The Congregational Society of Northfield subscription records (1954-50-0) are comprised of three subscription documents relating to the Congregational Society of Northfield. Included are subscriptions records from 1840 and 1844 for repairing the Meeting House, as well as subscription records from 1866 for the construction of a new Meeting House. The 1866 records not only include lists of subscribers, but also written specifications for the construction of the new building which was designed by architect R.G. Russell, and contracted by Charles Hotchkiss and Son.
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: 00/1954-50-0
Created by: Congregational Society of Northfield
Volume: 3.0 Items
Acquired: 05/05/1954.
Access Restrictions: The collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Congregational churches
Congregational Society of Northfield (Conn.)
Genres/Forms of Material
Financial records
Subscription lists
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Rights/Use Restrictions: Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain.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: Gilbert Library Northfield  Gift
Related Materials:

The Northfield Congregational Church, established in 1795, has birth, marriage and death records, business papers, photographs, family histories and personal papers. Records from 1795 to 1954 are housed at the Connecticut State Library.

Records are available at the Church by appointment only.

PreferredCitation: Congregational Society of Northfield subscription records (1954-50-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759.
Finding Aid Revisions: 06/17/2011--The collection was moved from oversized boxes to small acquisitions, and some stables were removed from one of the items. Furthermore, some confusion with the accession number was resolved and the collection was given the proper accession number.