Litchfield Branch Connecticut Indian Association records, 1908-1933
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Brief Description:

The Litchfield Branch Connecticut Indian Association records (1935-13-0) cover the years 1908 through 1933. The records consist of two bound volumes and a copy of the Society of American Indians' Consitution and By-Laws published in 1916. The first volume of bound records contain envelope files for meetings held from 1908-1918. Each envelope contains newspaper clippings concerning the meetings, and occassionally contain handwritten notes as well. Loose items inserted into the volume include coorespondence with the National Indian Association, as well as a letter from the Connecticut Indian Association requesting a special meeting on April 9, 1924 to discuss the dissolvement of the Connecticut Indian Association. The second bound volume contains meeting minutes for the year 1908 through 1933. Early meetings are recorded in handwritten notes, while the later meetings of represented by newspaper clippings. Also included in the second volume of records is a loose copy of the Litchfield Branch Connecticut Indian Association's constitution and by-laws.

The items are currently housed in 3A Box 21.

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: 00/1935-13-0
Created by: Litchfield Branch Connecticut Indian Association
Volume: 0.0
Acquired: 00/00/1935.
Access Restrictions: The collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Indians of North America - Connecticut
Litchfield Branch Connecticut Indian Association
Society of American Indians
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: Mrs. Martin Wright  Gift
PreferredCitation: Litchfield Branch Connecticut Indian Association records (1935-13-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759.