Litchfield Village Improvement Society records, 1875-1941
[Back to Formatted Version]
Brief Description:

The Litchfield Village Improvement Society records (1943-09-0) are comprised of eight bound volumes of records, a manuscript box of papers, and oversize posters. The records cover the years 1875 through 1941. Represented in the volumes are the "Articles of Association" and By-laws, meeting minutes, financial records, member lists, and annual reports.  Documents in the manuscript box include activities of the Society and plans for colonial changes to the Litchfield County Courthouse, business buildings, and renovation of Armory Hall. The posters are advertising events sponsored by the Society.

The bound volumes are currently housed in 3A Box 10. Posters are in Oversize Boxes 1A and 19.

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]
Created by: Litchfield Village Improvement Society
Volume: 0.0
Acquired: 00/00/1943. Gift of Wiliam L. Warren in Oct. 1952 [6208]; gift of Mrs. Ludlow Bull in Aug. 1961 [5654]; gift of Mary B. Brewster in April 1964 [8357].
Access Restrictions: The collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Colonial revival (Architecture) - Connecticut - Litchfield
Courthouses - Connecticut - Litchfield
Litchfield (Conn.)
Litchfield Village Improvement Society
Genres/Forms of Material
Financial records
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: Rev. Wm. J. Brewster  Gift
Other Formats: For more information please see
PreferredCitation: Litchfield Village Improvement Society records (1943-09-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759.
Finding Aid Revisions: Revised in May 2014.