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An Evening with Burton Bernstein, 1995 October 6


Scope and Content Note

From the Collection:

The Regional Campus records are comprised of six series.

Series I consists of records from the Stamford Campus from the years 1950 to 2006. The records from the Stamford regional campus consist of Illustrations, newspaper clippings, correspondence, manuscripts, fliers, publications, and administrative and financial records. Subjects in the first series include the render="italic">Connecticut Daily Campus, the history of sports, articles such as "4 Year College at Stamford," UConn Branch Building Funds, and Campaign Office Committees.

Series II consists of publications from the Greater Hartford Campus from the years 1988 to 2011. The records from the Greater Hartford branch include schedules of classes and course syllabi.

Series III includes materials documenting programs and activities of the Waterbury campus.

Series IV documents the Torrington Campus.

Series V consists of materials documenting the merger of oversight of the Waterbury, Greater Hartford and Torrington campuses.

Series VI includes materials documenting the Avery Point and Fort Trumbull campuses. Documentation of Branford house may also be found in Connecticut History Online and its nomination for the National Register of Historic Sites.


  • Creation: 1995 October 6


The collection is open and available for research.


1 item (An Evening with Burton Bernstein) : DVD ; Run time is 1 hour, 2 min.

262.99 Megabytes (An Evening with Burton Bernstein) : MP4 digital file ; Run time is 1 hour, 2 min.

Language of Materials



Writer and editer Burton Bernstein discusses his life in Litchfield County, his biography on James Thurber, and his years at the New Yorker. Introduced by Adrienne Lyon, Director of UConn Torrington, and Davyne Verstandig, UConn lecturer and poet. This presentation is part of the Litchfield County Writers Project, which was based at the Torrington campus of the University of Connecticut.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Video quality issues include audio static, blurry picture, tracking lines.

Physical Location

DVD located in drawer 1993-1995.

Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Special Collections, University of Connecticut Library Repository

University of Connecticut Library
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