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Elizabeth Dennis Hutchins Papers

Identifier: 2005-0068

Scope and Content

The Elizabeth Dennis Hutchins Papers consist of correspondence to Elizabeth from home while she was attending college and law school. The one-sided correspondence documents everyday activities, events and the lives of individuals in and around Scotland, Connecticut in the mid to late 1930s. The correspondence also alludes to student activities (studies, exams, dances, etc.) and appropriate student housing in Hartford, Connecticut.

The collection is foldered as it was received as only two items in the collection are dated. The folders are in no particular order.


  • undated, 1935-1936


The collection is open and available for research.

Restrictions on Use

Permission to publish from these Papers must be obtained in writing from both the University of Connecticut Libraries and the owner(s) of the copyright.


Elizabeth Dennis Hutchins, daughter of Edward L. Dennis of Scotland, Connecticut, attended Connecticut State College [now the University of Connecticut] and graduated in 1936. After graduation, she attended the Hartford College of Law (later part of the University of Connecticut), receiving her J.D. degree in 1939.


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Correspondence to Elizabeth Dennis from home while she attended college and law school.


Series I: Correspondence, (undated, 1945-1936) consists of letters to Elizabeth from home.

Acquisition Information

The collection was donated by Peter Baldwin in July 2005.

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Elizabeth Dennis Hutchins Papers
Archives & Special Collections staff
2005 July
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Repository Details

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

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