Business Records

Includes various daybooks, ledgers, appraisals, advertising pamphlets, trade cards,
and the like from area businesses.


Business and Personal Ledgers and Journals
Selected highlights include:

  • Beard, Algernon, 15 volumes 1821-1870 (general store)
  • Lockwood, E. & Sons, 14 volumes 1796-1842 (merchants)
  • Church, John, storekeeper, 1786-1798
  • Platt, A. & J.H., Silvermine grocer, 1861-1866
  • Ruscoe, Floyd T., copies of letters home, Civil War, 1862-1865
  • Nash Engineering

Norwalk Lock Company price list volumes, 1866-1909

Norwalk Hotel register, 1886

Old Well Hotel register, 1872-73

Perkin-Elmer: Hubble Space Telescope, papers 1953-2009
Hat Manufacturing Collection
  • Cavanaugh & Co.
  • Crofut & Knapp
  • Hat Company of America