Adelaide Deming collection, 1808-1956.
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Printer and publisher, of Litchfield, Conn.; also lived and worked in New Haven, Conn., and Bath, N.Y. From the description of Charles Adams power of attorney, 1879 Mar. 18. (Litchfield Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 699835608 From the description of Charles Adams deeds, 1841-1871. (Litchfield Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 699832486 ...
Resident of Litchfield, Conn.; musician; played violin and on occasion, performed on the piano; music teacher in New York and Litchfield. From the description of Charlotte Deming papers, 1882-1924. (Litchfield Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 747720264 ...
Julia Marlowe was an English actress. She married Edward Hugh Sothern on 17 August 1911. From the description of Letters : to Horace Howard Furness, Horace Howard Furness, Jr., and Louise Brooks Winsor Furness, 1890-1929. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155868093 Julia Marlowe was an actress. She was married to Edward Sothern. From the description of Miscellaneous manuscripts, 1911-1933. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat rec...
Mary Perkins Quincy dedicated her life to preserving handcrafted textiles and other colonial artifacts and strove to revitalize the cottage lace industry in America in the early twentieth century. Although her dream of establishing a museum in her Litchfield, Connecticut, home was never realized, much of her collection is preserved at the Litchfield Historical Society. Quincy traveled to Egypt in 1896, Cf. Kalfatovic, Martin R. "Nile Notes of a Howadji" (Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1992). ...
Booker T. Washington was an African American educator and public figure. Born a slave on a small farm in Virginia, he worked his way through the Hampton Institute and became an instructor there. He was the first principal of the Tuskegee Institute, and under his management it became a successful center for practical education. A forceful and charismatic personality, he became a national figure through his books and lectures. Although his conservative views concerned many critics, he became the m...
Artist and educator, of Litchfield, Conn.; daughter of Dr. William Deming and Mary Benton Deming; great-grandfather was wealthy merchant Julius Deming who served in the American Revolution. IN addition to her art, Deming was involved in the issues of the day and in local affairs. She was president of the Litchfield Equal Franchise League, an early president of the Women's Forum, and member of the town's board of education. From the description of Adelaide Deming collection, 1808-1956...