Lacey Collection 1880's-1890's
Ms B52
Ms B52

Summary Information

Repository
Fairfield Museum and History Center
Creator
Lacey, Charles C., d. 1962
Title
Lacey Collection 1880's-1890's
ID
Ms B52
Date [inclusive]
1858-1896
Extent
1.75 Linear feet
General Physical Description note
(4 boxes, 175 items, 1 oversize items)
Language
English
Abstract
This collection contains items pertaining to schools in the Plattsville section of Fairfield, CT including text books, record books and photographs.

Preferred Citation note

Item, Collection Title, Collection number (Box #, Folder #). Fairfield Museum and History Center, Fairfield, Connecticut.

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Biographical/Historical note

The Lacey's in this collection were from Plattsville in the northeast corner of Fairfield. They were involved in education and politics.

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Scope and Contents note

These papers deal mostly with schools in the 1800's. Box I contains photographs, North District bills and records books, and miscellaneous papers from Hoyden Hill School. Box II contains records books, workbooks, tests and town flyers. Boxes III and IV contain text books.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Fairfield Museum and History Center

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT
203-259-1598

Conditions Governing Access note

There are no restrictions on access to this collection.

Conditions Governing Use note

Use of the material requires compliance with the Fairfield Museum and History Center regulations.

Custodial History note

This collection was donated by Robert Lacey (L92.Nov.14).

Processing Information note

This collection was processed by Martha Rockwell in December 1992.

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Controlled Access Headings

Geographic Name(s)

  • Plattsville (Conn.)

Personal Name(s)

  • Lacey, M. B.
  • Lacey, Robert

Subject(s)

  • Penmanship
  • Schools--Connecticut--Fairfield.
  • Textbooks.

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Collection Inventory

Box I   6.0 folders

 Folder A Photographs of schools and classes   15.0 items

 Folders B and C North School District bills, late 1800's   80.0 items

 Folder D Record books North District School 1858-1891   2.0 items

 Folder E Hoyden's Hill School miscellaneous papers, late 1800's   25.0 items

 Folder F General correspondence to M. B. Lacey, 1890's   10.0 items

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Box II   5.0 folders

 Folder A Penmanship books by Charles C. Lacey 1889   15.0 items

 Folder B Math workbook   1.0 item

 Folder C Fairfield Record book; School Record book 1882-1883, 1894-1896   2.0 items

 Folder D Miscellaneous education papers   10.0 items

 Folder F Test pages of Ada Golding and Mamie Burr; Curriculum guides 

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 Box III Text Books   8.0 items

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 Box IV Text Books   6.0 items

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Town flyers 1891   4.0 items

Oversize
Manuscript Box 1

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