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Mary Newell DePalma Papers

Identifier: 2011-0116
Abstract The collection includes the materials used to create several of Ms. DePalma's works, such as My Chair, The Strange Egg, Many Millions of Leaves, A Grand Old Tree, The Perfect Gift, and The Nutcracker Doll.
Dates: 1995-2008

Tomie dePaola Papers

Identifier: 1999-0033
Abstract The Tomie dePaola Collection contains Tomie's artwork, sketch books, drafts, studies and paintings from the beginning of his career through his college years and his long career as an author and illustrator. The Collection also contains a significant number of marketing items based on his artwork.
Dates: undated, 1949-2013

University of Connecticut, Department of Art and Art History Records

Identifier: 2012-0062
Scope and Contents Includes artists' books made by students of Gus Mazzocca and professional artists participating in special cirricular programs sponsored by the Department of Art.
Dates: 1972-2004

Irena Urdang deTour Collection of Holocaust Materials

Identifier: 2006-0172
Abstract The collection contains a few personal materials pertaining to her experiences as well as publications, newsletters, invitations and other documents from Holocaust survivor and support organizations in the United States collected by Mrs. DeTour.
Dates: undated, 1975-2019

Diane Di Prima Papers

Identifier: 1991-0042
Abstract Diane Di Prima, best known for her work as a Beat poet and writer, was born 6 August 1934 in Brooklyn, New York. She attended Swarthmore College (1951-1953). Di Prima has received National Endowment for the Arts grants in 1966 for Poets Press and in 1973. She writes nonfiction, autobiographies, journals, essays, poetry and plays.
Dates: undated, 1934-1990

Diaries Collection

Identifier: 1984-0029
Abstract Diaries dating from the 19th century provide information on mid-century farm life, social activities, local travel and education at a one room school. Two “thoughts diaries” of the same period give one man's views on Christianity, human nature and slavery. Travel journals from the later part of the century describe trips through European countries; these also contain information on transportation and lodging. Those dating from the 20th century reveal much about the life of a Connecticut female...
Dates: 1851-1943

Diocesan Labor Institute Records

Identifier: 1984-0030
Abstract The Diocesan Labor Institute was founded in 1942 by Joseph F. Donnelly, then a Waterbury parish priest, later a monsignor, and eventually Auxiliary Bishop of the Hartford Archdiocese. The main purpose of Institute was to instruct workers on Catholic social philosophy and on the basics of trade unionism.
Dates: undated, 1944-1973

Thomas J. Dodd Collection

Identifier: 1997-0004
Abstract The collection contains materials about Thomas J. Dodd that have been donated by individuals other than the Dodd Family.
Dates: 1935-1996

Thomas J. Dodd Papers

Identifier: 1994-0065
Abstract: The Thomas J. Dodd Papers illuminate the diverse public life of a self-styled crusader. The collection consists primarily of material from Dodd's Senate years (1959-1971) and the Nuremberg war crimes trial before the International Military Tribunal from 1945-1946.
Dates: undated, 1919-1971

Josephine A. Dolan Collection of Nursing History

Identifier: 1995-0028
Abstract Josephine A. Dolan was the first professor of nursing at the University of Connecticut School of Nursing. Miss Dolan collected materials to write a book on the history of nursing from dealers or, in the case of the Wolcott series, from descendants of the family.
Dates: undated, 1833-1993

Ethel F. Donaghue Papers

Identifier: 2015-0146
Abstract Law school papers of Ethel F. Donaghue, one of the earliest women to practice law in Connecticut.
Dates: undated, 1908-1973

Edward F. Donegan Papers

Identifier: 2005-0078
Abstract Papers collected or created by Edward F. Donegan, a conductor for the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad from 1941 to 1967. The materials include labor contracts, conductor fare cards and instructions, safety bulletins, diagrams of the railroad's interlocking stations along the right-of-way, and photographs.
Dates: undated, 1916-1982

J. Robert Donnelly Collection of UConn Athletics Memorabilia

Identifier: 2021-0022
Abstract J. Robert Donnelly, Class of 1941, was an avid supporter of UConn athletics throughout his life. His support and interest is reflected in the materials he received and collected associated with UConn sports, particularly football. The University recognized his support by naming the Sports Museum, located in the Alumni Center, after Mr. Donnelly.
Dates: undated, 1940-1989

Francis D. Donovan Papers

Identifier: 2006-0195
Abstract Francis D. Donovan (1917-2005) was a resident of Medway, Massachusetts, and an avid railroad photograph and memorabilia collector and researcher, particularly of materials associated with the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad and its predecessor lines. His papers consist of his writings and research files about the railroad; photographs of stations, engines, and railroad scenes; maps, scrapbooks, postcards and timetables.
Dates: undated, 1829-1997

Edward Dorn Papers

Identifier: 1990-0049
Abstract Edward Dorn was born 2 April 1929 in Villa Grove, Illinois. He studied with Charles Olson at Black Mountain College and graduated in 1955. He taught at Idaho State University at Pocatello (1961-65), the University of Essex, Great Britain (1965-1970), Northeastern Illinois University at Chicago (1970-1971), Kent State University, Ohio (1973-74) and the University of Colorado (1977-1999). Mr. Dorn died in December 1999 at the age of 70.
Dates: undated, 1956-1993

Jeremiah J. Driscoll Papers

Identifier: 2000-0077
Abstract Scrapbook containing newspaper clippings and photographs concerning Jeremiah Driscoll's activities with Royal Industrial Union (Local 937, UAW-CIO) of Hartford, Connecticut, public concerns of evictions of families from housing projects because of their "over-income", unionization efforts in Connecticut businesses, and state politics.
Dates: 1950-1953

John J. Driscoll Papers

Identifier: 1987-0025
Abstract: Papers of John J. Driscoll, labor leader in the Connecticut state AFL-CIO. Materials include photographs, framed certificates of appreciation, day books, published material (newspaper and magazine articles, labor literature), and scrapbooks. Also includes some legal papers created by Bridgeport, Connecticut, judge Margaret Connors Driscoll, John's wife.
Dates: 1933-1981

Thomas Dublin Research Collection of the Jewett City Cotton Manufacturing Company

Identifier: 2011-0141
Abstract The collection consists of research notes and datasets compiled by Thomas Dublin while he conducted research in the 1980s about workers at the Jewett City Cotton Manufacturing Company in Jewett City, Connecticut. Professor Dublin used materials about the company that are in the Slater Company Records, held in Archives & Special Collections at the University of Connecticut Libraries.
Dates: undated, 1985-1991

Pierre Thomas Dumaine Papers

Identifier: 2002-0080
Abstract President of New England Transportation Company.
Dates: 1952-1955

Jane Dyer Papers

Identifier: 1991-0043
Abstract The collection contains materials pertaining to the development and creation of 14 books.
Dates: undated, 1986-2000

E. E. Dickinson Company Records

Identifier: 1996-0001
Abstract Founded in 1875 by Edward E. Dickinson, Sr., the company refined the development of witch hazel begun by the Reverend Thomas N. Dickinson. A family controlled company until its sale, E. E. Dickinson survived the Depression and both World Wars intact and profitable. By 1983, and no longer thriving, the family sold the company to a group of investors. Two years later it was sold again, this time to the German pharmaceutical concern, Merz Inc. Currently, the only portion of the E. E. Dickinson...
Dates: undated, 1840-1979

E. Ingraham Company Records

Identifier: 1980-0034
Abstract For more than a century, the E. Ingraham Company was a prominent family-operated manufacturer of clocks and watches, with headquarters and plants located in Bristol, Connecticut
Dates: undated, 1840-1967

Eastern Nursing Research Society Records

Identifier: 2000-0141
Abstract The Eastern Nursing Research Society (ENRS) is comprised of RNs and others interested in nursing research. It was established in 1988 as the research arm of the Mid-Atlantic Regional Nursing Association (MARNA) and the New England Organization for Nursing (NEON). The ENRS region includes Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont and Washington, D.C.
Dates: 1986-2013

Eaton Farms Development Collection

Identifier: 2002-0028
Abstract Materials relating to the proposed development of the Eaton farmland and related zoning disputes in Mansfield Center, CT (1987-1993).
Dates: 1959-2002

Edwin O. Smith High School Records

Identifier: 1998-0294
Abstract In 1955, the Connecticut General Assembly authorized funding for the construction of a junior-senior high school in Mansfield, Connecticut, to be administered by the University of Connecticut. The school opened in the fall of 1958 and remained a division of the UConn School of Education until the summer of 1987.
Dates: undated, 1956-1968

Larry Eigner Papers

Identifier: 1974-0001
Abstract Born in 1927 in Swampscott, Massachusetts, Laurence (Larry) Eigner was a prominent American writer who authored more than 75 books of poetry as well as literary broadsides. He was born with cerebral palsy on August 7, 1927 to parents Israel and Bessie. Eigner lived most of his life—that is, his first 50 years—in his parents’ Swampscott, Massachusetts home. Though he was wheelchair-bound from birth, this did not hinder him from becoming a prolific writer. Indeed, he is known for having shared...
Dates: 1927-2003

Embardo Collection of Lieberman v. Gant

Identifier: 1990-0045
Abstract In 1973, Marcia R. Lieberman was denied tenure with the University of Connecticut English Department. The same year, she initiated a class action suit against the institution, charging sexual discrimination on behalf of all women who had served or sought employment on or after 1 October 1967. The six year suit was found in favor of the University; Lieberman's appeal was denied in 1980. Ellen Embardo was a library staff member and one of the plaintiffs in the class action suit.
Dates: undated, 1973-1984

Emhart Corporation Records

Identifier: 1989-0085
Abstract: Emhart Corporation was a multinational company located in Farmington, Connecticut. Prior to its 1989 merger with Black & Decker, Emhart operated in over one hundred countries with a world-wide work force of 30,000 employees. Emhart's products included machines for the manufacture of glass bottles and shoes; filling, sealing and packaging machinery; security systems; electronics; chemical products; metal fasteners; rubber processing equipment; and consumer and do-it-yourself products. Brand...
Dates: undated, 1883-1989

Bob Englehart Collection

Identifier: 2004-0026
Abstract The collection contains original editorial cartoons drawn by Bob Englehart. The cartoons are generally 8.5 inches by 11.5 inches in size. An additional signed copy of a cartoon is also included.
Dates: 1981, 1987, 1991, 1994-1999, 2001-2001, 2005-2009, 2011-2013, 2018