Phebe F. Benton school book, 1855
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Brief Description: The Phebe F. Benton school book (2011-91-0) was kept in 1855. The book contains notes kept on history lessons that Phebe received whle attending school in Litchfield. Her sister Jane attended school at the same time. The notebook also contains a list of pupils in her class, and identifies the teacher as S.H. Vaill.
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: 00/2011-91-0
Created by: Benton, Phebe F.
Volume: 0.0
Acquired: 06/14/2011.
Access Restrictions: The collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Schools - Connecticut - Litchfield
Genres/Forms of Material
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Rights/Use Restrictions: Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain.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: Donor unknown.  Found in collection.
Related Materials:

Jane Amelia Benton school book, 1855

Jane Amelia Benton common-school teacher certification, 1856 Nov 22

PreferredCitation: Phebe F. Benton school book (2011-91-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759.
Finding Aid Revisions: 6/29/2011-- The item was moved from Oversized Boxes to Small Acquisitions by Benjamin Bradley.