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Alumni Legislators Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1998-0166

Scope and Content Note

The Alumni Legislators Collection contains ephemera, fliers, photographs, postcards, publications, and realia related to Connecticut State Legislators who were graduates of the University of Connecticut. The collection also includes handbills and fliers, letters to constituents, buttons, pencils, combs, and other similar materials used in the legislators campaigns in the 1990s.

Materials in the collection include the Alumni Legislator's Day agenda, exhibit labels, legislator list, and tour photographs. Among the legislators included in the collection are Lawrence F. Cafero Jr., District 142; Michael Cardin, District 53; Thomasina Clemons, District 56; Eric Coleman, District 2; Joseph Crisco, District 17; Paul Doyle, District 28; Robert Farr, District 19; John Geragosian, District 25; Robert 'Bob' Godfrey, District 110; Edward Graziani, District 57; Kenneth Green, District 1; Tony Guglielmo, District 35; William Hamzy, District 78; Michael Lawlor, District 99; Robert Maddox, District 66; Denise Merrill, District 54; Gary Orefice, District 37; Edith Prague, District 19; Kevin Sullivan, District 5; Anthony Tercyak, District 26; Richard Tulisano, District 29; and Robert 'Bob' Ward, District 86.

Dates

  • 1979-1996

Access

The collection is open and available for research.

Restrictions on Use and Copyright Information

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.

History

The Alumni Legislators Collection is comprised of campaign materials of state legislators who graduated from the University of Connecticut and were members of the 1995-1996 General Assembly. The collection was assembled for an exhibition on Alumni Legislator Day, June 26, 1996. Included in the collection are the labels from the exhibition, a list of alumni legislators, and two photographs of a tour of the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center led by director Thomas Wilsted.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Alumni Legislators Collection contains ephemera, fliers, photographs, postcards, publications, and realia related to Connecticut State Legislators who were graduates of the University of Connecticut.

Provenance and Acquisition

The records were donated to the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center in 1996.

Related Material

Archives & Special Collections has a substantial collection of materials pertaining to politics and publications, Connecticut politics, the University, its history, administration, faculty, staff and students, etc. For detailed information on these collections please contact the curator or ask at the Reading Room desk.
Title
Alumni Legislators Collection
Status
Published
Author
Archives & Special Collections staff
Date
2012 August
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

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

Contact:
University of Connecticut Library
405 Babbidge Road Unit 1205
Storrs Connecticut 06269-1205 USA US