In Our Collection

The scope of the collections of the Library & Archives at the Society is wide and varied, and includes personal papers, genealogical material, photographs, maps and plot plans, and the records of educational and religious organizations, businesses and associations.
These items reflect the long history of Warren, Connecticut and its inhabitants-from farmers  to politicians and civic leaders, artists and writers, bankers and shopkeepers, local churches, clubs, libraries, schools and municipal organizations.

Objects in the collection include:

•paintings
•historic building models
•textiles and other domestic arts

•tools and other household and commercial items

•items of archaeological interest
•maps and surveys

•wills

•diaries

•family bibles

The research notes of Howard Whitney interments in the Warren cemetery
history of the Warren Church including the original sermons of Revered Peter Starr from 1772 to 1829.

School history including:
•early school rosters and tax lists and assessments
•extensive newspaper clippings
•files on antique homes
•properties and town buildings
•account books of warren merchants and businesses
•histories of Warren clubs and organizations
•Lists of Warren veterans from the French and Indian War forward.

Selections from the physical collections will be digitized and presented here as time and resources allow.

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