Truman A. Warner Papers, MS026

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Truman A. Warner Papers, MS026


Warner spent 37 years as a teacher and administrator and was also a board member and former president of the Scott-Fanton Museum, now known as the Danbury Museum and Historical Society. During his tenure, he supervised and contributed to numerous museum exhibits. The Warner Collection consists of writings, photographs, miscellanea, research notes and papers documenting Warner’s life as a World War II medic, author, historian and historical researcher. The bulk of the collection contains an extensive series of newspaper clippings and printed materials relating to local and state history, several boxes of personal papers, and several boxes that contain information on Western’s faculty, administration, and events concerning the school’s history beginning in the 1940s and continuing through to the late 1990s.

Collection Items

Ecology-Water Supply
4 clippings

Truman Warner World War II Letters
~420 letters; transcribed

Balls Pond Diary Pages
2 pgs; facsimile

Danbury Fair Images, 1960s
2, 5 x 7"; black and white photoprints

The Elks Grand March Sociale
4 pgs, sheet music
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