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Taxpayers' Alliance to Serve Connecticut Records, 1993-1994

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This collection was started in 1993 when the Taxpayers' Alliance to Serve Connecticut lobbied the state government and the public against the balanced budget amendment, in favor of the Connecticut Income tax. It includes Publications, Administrative Records and Fliers.

Yiddish Theater collection, 1917-1962

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A collection of twenty-five posters documenting Yiddish theater in Argentina and Poland during the years 1917-1958. Most posters feature the work of Yiddish poet, writer, editor and playwright Nechemia Zucker. The collection also contains a folder of newspaper clippings, advertisements, title pages, journals, and works written or edited by Nechemia Zucker.
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Newton C. Brainard research, 1956-1961

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This collection contains the correspondence of Newton C. Brainard, a Past President of the Connecticut Historical Society, as well as the correspondence of Thompson Harlow, former Director of CHS, all of which relates to their research on the origins of the seal of the city of Hartford that was reportedly first used on a diploma bestowed upon Hector Lewis St. John Crèvecoeur (1735-1813) in 1785 by the mayor of Hartford. There are also research notes, an exhibit placard, newspaper articles, and pictures of the original Hartford seal. The collection also contains an embossing of the seal itself.

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New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Abandoned Structures Collection, undated, 1911 - 1964

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Floor plans, survey cards and photographs for stations, interlocking towers, and other structures that the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad abandoned, sold, or razed during the period between 1911 and 1964.
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New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Bridge Capacity Lists Collection, undated, 1974

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Two lists of details of bridges along the route of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad.
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New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, Record of Computations of Capacity of Track Bridges, undated Box 1

New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Map and Blueprint Collection, 1900 - 1970

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Items in this collection are discoverable through an in-house database. Please contact the reference desk (archives@uconn.edu) for more information. Collection consists of maps and blueprints of portions of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, which ran from 1872 to 1969 in Connecticut, Massachusetts, eastern New York and into New York City, and Rhode Island.
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Norman Priest collection, 1877-1926

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The Norman Priest Collections (1998.30) consists of materials related to the history of South Windsor, CT, collected by Norman Priest (1912-1998) and Edna Canham Priest (1914-2006). The collection includes wedding and anniversary invitations sent to the Wilbur Hills family dated 1877-1926; an autograph book belonging to Emily Clark; ledgers from the Wapping Creamery; Henry Stoughton's account book dated 1846; various agreements, handbills and inventories, and numerous family photographs and daguerreotypes.
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Norwich Free Academy records, 1697-1941

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Manuscripts, books, and pamphlets dealing with Connecticut and Norwich area history. Manuscripts include accounts, estate inventories, and letters (William A. Buckingham, Samuel Huntington, Theodore Roosevelt, Benjamin Giles, Samuel Loudon and others). Click here to see the scanned paper finding aid and container list (pdf).​ ​
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Thomas Ewart Marston papers, 1936-1937

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Notes taken by Thomas Marston between 1936 and 1937 from documents in the British Public Records Office, the India Office, and the British Museum relating to Aden, Abyssinia, and Arabia from 1800 to 1878.
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Robert H. Russell papers, 2004

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The Robert H. Russell papers are the research notes, clippings, and miscellaneous other documents collected and produced by Robert H. Russell as he worked on his book, Wilton Connecticut: Three Centuries of People, Places, and Progress (2004).
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