Mohawk Tower Association collection, 1882-1920
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Brief Description: The Mohawk Tower Asssociation collection (1941-13-0) contains a variety of items related to the Mohawk Tower Association between the years 1882 and 1920. Photographs document the ruins of the original wood tower, the cabin on Mohawk Mountain, the consturction of the stone tower built by Seymour Cunningham, and various views of the surrounding area from the stone tower. Also included in the collection are several loose documents that include coorespondence dealing with the purchase of the tower by Seymour Cunningham, subscription lists, and minutes of the Annual Meeting of the Mohawk Tower Association in 1891. A bound record book contains meeting minutes of the association, names of subscribers to Mohawk Tower, financial accounts, the Articles of the Association, and the By Laws of the Mohawk Tower Associaiton.
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: 00/1941-13-0
Created by: Mohawk Tower Association, Cunningham, Seymour (1863-1944)
Volume: 0.0
Acquired: 00/00/1941.
Access Restrictions: The collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Mohawk State Forest (Conn.)
Mohawk Tower Association (Conn.)
Genres/Forms of Material
Financial records
Subscription lists
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Copyright has been transferred to the Litchfield Historical Society for materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection. 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: Seymour Cunningham  Gift
PreferredCitation: Mohawk Tower Association collection (1941-13-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759.