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Philip Whalen Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1998-0218
Abstract

Philip Whalen was born 20 October 1923, in Portland, OR. He has been a poet, novelist, lecturer, and instructor since 1951 and was ordained a Zen Buddhist priest in 1973. He became the head monk, Dharma Sangha, Santa Fe, NM, in 1984.

Dates: 1958-1977

Randolph W. and Beatrice H. Whaples Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1989-0049
Abstract

Randolph W. Whaples and Beatrice C. H. Whaples graduated from Connecticut Agricultural College in 1927. Mrs. Whaples returned to the University of Connecticut in the mid 1950s and was awarded an M.S. degree in 1957. The collection contains course notes, assignments, papers, quizzes, examinations and similar materials related to the academic career of the Whaples.

Dates: undated, 1923-1957

Charles A. Wheeler Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2004-0056
Abstract

The Charles A. Wheeler Papers contains correspondence and ephemeral materials pertaining to his association with Storrs Agricultual College, now the University of Connecticut. Mr. Wheeler was a mathematics instructor who also taught free-hand drawing and surveying at the College from 1897 to 1930. He is also identified as the College Engineer. His wife, Maude K. Wheeler taught Domestic Science (Home Economics) at the College from 1898 to 1900.

Dates: 1886-1926.

Nathan L. Whetten Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1997-0131
Abstract

Nathan L. Whetten began his career at the University of Connecticut 1932 as a statistician in the Sociology Department, then located at the Experimental Station. In 1940, Whetten was offered the position of Dean of the Graduate School, a position he held until 1970/1971. Dr. Whetten died in 1984.

Dates: 1932-1998

John Wieners Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1986-0010
Abstract

Born in 1934, near Boston, John Wieners studied at Black Mountain College from 1955-1956. An associate of the San Francisco and Beat Writers, he is an American poet and gay activist.

Dates: 1958-1986

Ona M. Wilcox College of Nursing Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1998-0018
Abstract The Middlesex Memorial Hospital was founded in 1904 and given authority to operate a school of nursing in 1908. The first class of three students graduated 20 February 1910. The school was approved by the State Board of Examiners in 1918, and first granted accreditation by the National League for Nursing in 1946. In 1970, in honor of a graduate and 45 year employee, the school changed its name to Ona M. Wilcox School of Nursing, and again when it was granted accreditation by the state as a...
Dates: undated, 1907-2012

Samuel Willard Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2003-0009
Abstract

A small collection consisting of photocopies of several letters and one document written by Samuel Willard in 1816. Location of the originals is unknown.

Dates: 1816

Leander F. Williams Collection of the Connecticut Mastitis Control Program

 Collection
Identifier: 2014-0016
Abstract

Documentation of the establishment and research of the Connecticut Mastitis Control Program at the University of Connecticut.

Dates: undated, 1929-1980

Willimantic Food Co-Op Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1991-0061
Abstract The Willimantic Food Co-Op (WFC) originated as the Willimantic Buyer's Club (WBC), a private pre-order food buying club, which began operating during the early 1970s [1974/1975?] in the basement of St. Paul's Episcopal Church on Valley Street in Willimantic, CT. In 1991 the WFC moved to its present location at 27 Meadow Street, Willimantic. It is a one-million-dollar-a-year business with a membership of about sixteen hundred. Due to the business decisions made in the mid-1980s, it survived...
Dates: 1972-1994

Herman Wolf Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1985-0008
Abstract

Born in New York in 1912; graduated in 1933 with a B. A. in Economics from the University of Chicago; was actively involved in political journalism from 1934 to 1941; operated several public-relations firms, including Herman Wolf Associates; served as a chief campaign aide for many successful campaigns for offices; member of the National Press Club, the Public Relations Society of America, and the Bridgeport Chamber of Commerce.

Dates: undated, 1926-1981

Elliot S. Wolk Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1988-0002
Abstract

Professor of Mathematics at the University of Connecticut until his retirement in 1988.

Dates: 1954-1992

Solomon Wollman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1998-0235
Abstract

The collection contains memoranda, papers, reports and a few photographs collected by Solomon Wollman, photographer for the University of Connecticut (1951-).

Dates: undated, 1951-1969

University of Connecticut, Women's Center Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2006-0175
Abstract The University of Connecticut's Women's Center collection is comprised of booklets, correspondence, notes, fliers, clippings, publications, legal records, and legal transcripts. The Center serves the needs of a diverse cross section of students on campus, and has provided counseling services, operated crisis centers, and brought awareness to numerous issues facing gay, African American, and divorced students, in addition to helping the victims of discrimination, assault, and rape. ...
Dates: 1970-1989

Chase Going Woodhouse Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1983-0009
Abstract Born in Victoria, British Columbia in 1890 the daughter of Seymour and Harriet Jackson Going, Chase Going Woodhouse studied at McGill University, the University of Berlin and the University of Chicago. She was employed by Smith College, U.S. Department of Agriculture, the University of North Carolina, Connecticut College before her election to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1945. For much of the remainder of her career she served as the Director's of the Auerbach Women's Service Bureau...
Dates: undated, 1900-1984

Stanley D. Woodmansee, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2002-0034
Abstract

A graduate of the University of Connecticut (B.A., 1951) and the University of Texas--Austin (M.A.), had a long career in all aspects of music and musicology, including teaching, writing, performing, conducting and directing.

Dates: 1945-1995

World Education Fellowship Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1994-0011
Abstract

The collection contains administrative records, correspondence, fliers, notes, and transcripts related to the World Education Fellowship from 1969-1992.

Dates: 1969-1992

World Federalist Association, Mansfield (Connecticut) Chapter Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1989-0006
Abstract The Mansfield Chapter of the World Federalist Association, the oldest continually operating chapter in the U.S, celebrated its fortieth anniversary in 1988 with approximately 120 members. It is a non-profit, tax-deductible, educational organization, whose basic objectives are the abolition of war and the establishment of a world authority or authorities capable of insuring world peace through enforceable world law and the equitable regulation of world issues without resort to the use of...
Dates: undated, 1948-1993

Yale & Towne Manufacturing Company Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2002-0113
Abstract

Yale & Towne Manufacturing Company was established in 1868 by Linus Yale and Henry Towne in Stamford, Connecticut. Yale & Towne Manufacturing was the leading employer in the Stamford, Connecticut, area for many years.

Dates: undated, 1869-2001

William B. Young Collection of the Connecticut Company

 Collection
Identifier: 2012-0077
Abstract

The collection consists of correspondence, maps, photographic images, car rosters, administrative reports, and other materials about trolley and street railroad cars and the history of the Connecticut Company, which controlled fourteen divisions of street railroad companies across the state of Connecticut from 1905 to 1948. These documents were collected by William B. Young who compiled this information for a comprehensive database about the company's trolley cars.

Dates: undated, 1872-2012

Young Women's Christian Association of Greater Hartford Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1991-0024
Abstract

At the time of its formation in 1866, the Hartford Association was one of the earliest Associations for young women in America, and the first community social agency in Hartford.

Dates: undated, 1867-1988

Ziesing Brothers Book Emporium Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1998-0219
Scope and Contents

Chiefly correspondence, also includes manuscripts submitted, and some publicity material.

Dates: 1982-1984

Feenie Ziner Papers

 Collection — Reel: 1998-0220/RR1
Identifier: 1998-0220
Abstract

The personal and professional papers of Feenie Ziner, author and professor of English at the University of Connecticut. Materials include fan mail, personal and public correspondence, teaching notes, published and unpublished manuscripts, and personal planners, calenders, and notes.

Dates: 1933-1988

Norman Zolot Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1991-0003
Abstract

Norman Zolot (August 13, 1920-February 6, 2017) was a New Haven, Connecticut, born attorney, active in representing labor unions in the state from the 1940s to the 2000s. The papers consist of his legal case files, primarily concerning labor disputes in the state of Connecticut between the years 1947 and 1979. In addition to legal case files, the collection contains printed reference materials related to state and national labor unions and issues pertaining to the period.

Dates: 1940-1980