Donate to the Collections

Why donate?
Each donation helps the society grow.
With each donation the Historical Society is able to improve its interpretation of Litchfield’s past through exhibits, programs, and research.

Your donation will be properly cared for and preserved in perpetuity for future generations.
The Historical Society provides an environmentally-controlled, secure storage and exhibit environment for its collections. The staff of the museum and library is professionally trained with advanced degrees in their fields of study.

Please visit our online collection databases to see how your donation is made accessible to others.

Please contact us if you are interested in learning more about the Historical Society collections, or have materials to donate. For 3-D objects and artwork, contact the Curator of Collections  at For books, papers, photos and other paper items, contact the Curator of Library and Archives at
You may also call us at (860) 567-4501.

Download our Collections Brochure