FURNITURE

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FURNITURE

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Items within this collection include details and research findings of specific items located in both public and private that were originally owned by family members: Rev. Jonathan Cogswell, Mrs. Elizabeth Abbott Cogswell, Mrs. Elizabeth Lord Cogswell Dixon, Dr. James C. Welling, Miss Elizabeth Lydia Dixon, Mrs. Clementine Dixon Welling, Mr. William Corcoran Welling, Miss Elizabeth Dixon Welling

Items in the FURNITURE Collection

Lost Heirlooms Found in Museum
In 1976 Nathan Liverant and Son, an antique dealer from Colchester, CT purchased family heirlooms - a japanned Boston high chest and dressing table from the 91 year old grandaughter of Elizabeth L. Cogswell Dixon, who needed the money for medical…