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Overview of the Collection

Scope and Content

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Container List

Accession 1936-009 1904-1906

Accession 1982-005 1932-1936, undated

RG 074:049, Coat of Arms Collection

Inventory of Collection

Finding aid prepared by Connecticut State Library staff.

Copyright © 2009 by the Connecticut State Library



Overview of the Collection

Repository: Connecticut State Library
Creator: Connecticut State Library (collector)
Title: Coat of Arms collection
Dates: 1904-1936, undated
Quantity: 3 cubic feet
Abstract: A collection of coat of arms that include drawings, photostats and paintings.
Identification: RG074_049
Accession: Multiple
Language: The records are in English.

Scope and Content

Includes drawings, photostats, and paintings.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

These records are stored at an off-site facility and therefore may not be available on a same-day basis.

See the Rules and Procedures for Researchers Using Archival Records and Secured Collections policy.

Restrictions on Use

See the Reproduction and Publications of State Library Collections policy.

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Related Material

None.

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Index Terms

Subjects:

Devices (Heraldry)

Family Names:

Adams family
Atwater family
Borden family
Bowles family
Brownell family
Bullard family
Burr family
Collins family
Cowdrey family
Cutler family
Dawley family
De Peyster family
Depasco family
Doty family
Farren family
Frank family
Geer family
Goodwin family
Humpherey family
Leland family
Lewis family
Lord family
McCleary family
Myers family
Pechin family
Phippen family
Pounds family
Rand family
Root family
Seymour family
Sharp family
Shearer family
Smart family
Spencer family
Stiebar family
Stuart family
Taylor family
Tilden family
Washington family
Watson family
Wells family
Windsor family

Document Types:

Drawings
Paintings

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Administrative Information

Provenance

Accession 1936-009 came to the Connecticut State Library by gift from Mrs. William A. (Mary Jerome Higgins) Semple on July 15, 1936.

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Container List

Accession 1936-009, 1904-1906
Lacey, 1904 April 15, watercolor
Painted by Mary Jerome Higgins.
Young, 1906 November, watercolor
Painted by Mary Jerome Higgins.
Accession 1982-005, 1932-1936, undated
Item
Adams, photostat copy 1
Illustration and grant of arms to Dr. Arthur Adams, Trinity College, Hartford, Conn., from the King of Arms, Edinburgh, November 7, 1940.
Photostat copy was made on 1946 May 24.
Adams, photostat copy 2
Illustration and grant of arms to Hannah Green Adams, July 8, 1930.
Back date December 1, 1939.
Atwater, 2 copies, colored 3
Arms and Crest confirmed to Robert Atwater of Toyton Manor in Lenham by William Harvey Clarenceax, Herald at Arms, in 1564.
Source: Francis Atwater, New Haven, February 1927.
Bolles, colored 4
Painted by Charles N. Camp.
Source: W.G. Andrews, September 17, 1932.
Borden, Colored 5
Painted by Charles N. Camp.
Source: W.G. Andres, September 17, 1932.
Brownell, 1936 September, 3 copies, black and white 6
Arms granted February 8, 1662, to Sir Robert Dacres, for his wife, Dame Mary Dacres, daughter and heir of John Brownell of the town of Derby.
Printed by E.E. Brownell, Philadelphia, PA.
Bullard, colored 7
Burr, photostat copy 8
Granted to Hugh Burr.
Burr, photostat copy 9
Collens, photostat copy 10
Made from original in possession of Miss J.T. Collins, Hartford, January 19, 1931.
Collins, photostat copy 11
Made from original in possession of Miss J.T. Collins, Hartford, January 19, 1931.
Cowdrey, colored 12
Received September 29, 1925.
Cutler, colored 13
Dawley, 1936 September, 2 copies, black and white 14
Printed by E.E. Brownell, Philadelphia, PA.
Depasco; Depeyster, colored 15
Received September 29, 1925.
Doty, black and white 16
Farren, colored 17
Painted by Charles L.N. Camp.
Source: W.G. Andrews, September 17, 1932.
Geer, colored 18
Painted by Charles L.N. Camp.
Source: W.G. Andrews, September 17, 1932.
Goodwin, black and white 19
Source: Sadie S. Field, Norwich, March 6, 1953.
Humphereys, colored 20
Presented to General David Humphereys by Ozias Humphreys, artist of London, about the year 1790 and presented by the widow of William Humphreys, nephew of General David, to Dr. Frederick Humphereys, 1868.
Leland, colored 21
Painted by Charles L.N. Camp, New Haven, Conn.
Source: W.G. Andrews, August 1, 1932.
Lewis, colored 22
Painted by Charles L.N. Camp, New Haven, Conn.
Source: W.G. Andrews, August 1, 1932.
Lord 23
Photograph of arms and crest as shown in hatchment at the Connecticut Historical Society.
Source: Kenneth Lord, NYC, November 10, 1945.
Lord, photostat copy 24
Colored painting made for the Lord genealogy. Based on description in N.E. Reg. 86:270 and seal on Dorothy Lord's will.
Source: Kenneth Lord, NYC, November 15, 1945.
Lord, colored illustration 25
Source: Kenneth Lord, NYC, July 23, 1946.
McClary, colored 26
M'Clary estate, donor, Oct. 29, 1923.
Myers quartering Frank, colored 27
Painted by Charles L.N. Camp.
Source: W.G. Andrews, August 31, 1932.
Pechin, colored 28
Painted by Charles L.N. Camp.
Source: W.G. Andrews, August 31, 1932.
Phippen, colored 29
Painted by Charles L.N. Camp.
Source: W.G. Andrews, August 31, 1932.
Pond, colored 30
Painted by Charles L.N. Camp.
Source: W.G. Andrews, August 31, 1932.
Rand, colored 31
Frederick W. Payne, donor, Hartford, October 18, 1926.
Root, colored 32
Painted by Charles L.N. Camp.
Source: W.G. Andrews, August 31, 1932.
Root - also Winsor, colored 33
Wiola Root Cameron, Genealogist, 521 Fifth Ave. New York; 57 Chancery Lane, London.
Seymour, colored 34
Sharpe, colored 35
Shearer, colored 36
Smart, colored 37
Received July 11, 1977.
Spencer, colored 38
Steber, colored 39
Painted by Charles L.N. Camp.
Source: W.G. Andrews, August 31, 1932.
Stuart, undated, colored 40
Hand drawn.
Taylor, colored 41
Painted by Charles L.N. Camp.
Source: W.G. Andrews, September 17, 1932.
Tilden, colored 42
Painted by Charles L.N. Camp.
Source: W.G. Andrews, August 31, 1932.
Washington, colored 43
Watson, 1932 February 17, 2 copies, photostat copy 44
Painted by James [Watson].
Welles, black and white 45
Coat of Armour of Simon de Welles, Crusader, AD 1191.
Donor: Catherine Havens, Hartford. April 18, 1935.