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Town & Country Real Estate Collection Edit

Summary

Identifier
2021.08
Finding Aid Author
Leslie Albamonte
Finding Aid Date
November 2021
Description Rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Finding Aid Note
Part of the Manuscript Collections, Greenwich Historical Society www.greenwichhistory.org Contact: Christopher Shields, Curator of Library and Archives 47 Strickland Road Cos Cob, CT 06807 United Stated cshields@greenwichhistory.org

Dates

  • 1955-2002 (Creation)

Extents

  • 65 Boxes Volumes (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Preferred Citation

    [Identification of Item], Town & Country Real Estate Collection, Greenwich Historical Society

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Access to this collection is unrestricted.

  • Arrangement

    Arranged into 3 Series. Series 1: Cards arranged by Address. Series 2: Cards arranged by Street Name. Series 3: Cards arranged by Owner Surname.

  • Physical Characteristics

    This collection consists entirely of paper documents, which do not require any additional technology for access, as well as a large number of photographs.

  • Scope and Contents

    This collection includes real estate information and photographs from Town & Country Properties of Greenwich. The real estate records, dated from 1947-1985, are arranged into three series - arranged by Address, by Street Name, and by Owner Surname. The information included on the real estate cards include property address, owner information, listing prices and sales prices, MLS information and property blurbs. The bulk of the collection, 52 boxes, is found in the Address series and includes approximately 9,400 real estate cards. Property photographs are attached to the back of many of the cards. A small amount of photographs with no corresponding address catalog cards were placed appropriately in the Street Name series.

Components