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Orphanages

 Subject
Subject Source: Fast

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Bulletin, 1866

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1998-0269/SeriesI/Box1:1
Scope and Content Note From the Collection:

The collection includes two publications concerning the Home and a ledger of monies received and expended.

This collection has been digitized in its entirety and is available in the Library's digital repository.

Dates: 1866

Connecticut Soldiers' Orphans Home Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1998-0269
Abstract The General Assembly chartered the Connecticut Soldiers' Orphans' Home in May 1864. Edwin Whitney of Mansfield, 'who had nearly completed a fine large building for a boys' school, offered this building with the farm of fifty acres, all valued at $12,000 or $15,000, as a gift to the Home.' Edwin Whitney conveyed by deed, title to the property to the Connecticut Soldiers' Orphans' Home, September 24, 1866. Mr. Gold was the first, and apparently the only, secretary of the Home during its...
Dates: 1866-1875

T.S. Gold Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1982-0002
Abstract

Theodore Sedgwick Gold was born in Madison, New York. T.S. Gold graduated from Yale College in 1838 and then spent four years studying and teaching at academies in Goshen and Waterbury. He moved to Cornwall in 1842 to pursue a career in farming. Mr. Gold was a trustee of the Storrs Agricultural School from 1881 to 1901 and took an active role in promoting the school's growth and development throughout his lifetime.

Dates: undated, 1800-1907

Ledger, 1867-1875

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1998-0269/SeriesI/Box1
Scope and Content Note From the Collection:

The collection includes two publications concerning the Home and a ledger of monies received and expended.

This collection has been digitized in its entirety and is available in the Library's digital repository.

Dates: 1867-1875

Report, 1872

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1998-0269/SeriesI/Box1:2
Scope and Content Note From the Collection:

The collection includes two publications concerning the Home and a ledger of monies received and expended.

This collection has been digitized in its entirety and is available in the Library's digital repository.

Dates: 1872