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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.
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.
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. Additions to the collection include clip files, sketches, tracings and line work as well as digital scans of his work from 2019-2021 and an informal video recording of his creative process.
The collection contains correspondence, reports, minutes and memoranda created and received by the English Department at the University of Connecticut.
The University of Connecticut, Environmental Health and Safety Records consist of committee minutes, reports, and various records. The department of Environmental Health and Safety is tasked with promoting and maintaining a healthy and safe environment by ensuring the highest level of health and safety services for faculty, staff, students, and visitors at the university.
Administrative and financial records of the Cooperative Extension honor society at the University of Connecticut, 1937-2011.
The collection contains professional and personal correspondence, photographs, drafts, essays, newspaper clippings and ephemera related to Estes long career as a children's book author and illustrator.
In 1987, the Estonian, Latvian, Lithuanian Alliance of Connecticut (ELLA) was formed to alert federal and state officials on issues concerning their respective countries. In particular, ELLA was formed to provide the media with accurate information on Baltic causes. Through these efforts, ELLA promotes a better understanding of the historic Baltic peoples as well as their contemporary problems.
Unknown donor, discovered in freezer room. Etchings dating from 1775 include portraiture of notable figures in history, landscapes, architecture and battles.
Born in 1948 in Pittsburgh, Evans is a widely published poet currently living in San Francisco. He has published three collections of poetry in England: Nightvision, Wrecking, and Eye Blade. His poetry has been featured twice in Origin.
Exhibition posters document exhibitions held at the William Benton Museum of Art, 1988-1994; the Department of Art, School of Fine Art, 1986-1993; University of Connecticut Libraries, "Mary Azarian Woodcuts", 1983.
Correspondence and ephemeral materials found in books donated and catalogued for the monograph collection.
The Faculty Club of the Connecticut Agricultural College was founded in 1915. It was established as a social organization open to "all male members of the several college staffs whose names appear in the catalog."
An artificial collection of meeting minutes of various faculty groups.
Born in 1937, Larry Fagin was a poet and editor affiliated with the New York School. The Collection is comprised of correspondence to Larry Fagin. The bulk of the correspondence dates from 1968-1974.
The collection consists of one manuscript, a Junior honors project, completed by Ms. Fallows for the Sociology/Anthropolgy Department at Wellesley College in 1947. The manuscript documents the early ethnic history of Granby, Connecticut and the reactions of the long-time residents to the arrival and assimilation of several ethnic groups.
The collection contains the papers of Dr. Arthur W. Fanta, who was involved with the work of the International Military Tribunal at Nuremberg from 1945-1948, but there is little beyond the indictment that documents his work at the Nuremberg Trials in the collection.
United States and Western European fanzines, primarily science fiction and fantasy.
Elmer F. Farnham was a resident of Norwich, Connecticut, and a features writer for the Norwich Bulletin. He was author of The Quickest Route: The History of the Norwich & Worcester Railroad, published in 1973 by Pequot Press. The collection consists of photographs of locomotives and railroad scenes of the Norwich & Worcestor Railroad, the Central Vermont Railway, and other southern New England railroads.
Rudy J. Favretti, professor of Landscape Architecture at the University of Connecticut, from 1955 until his retirement in 1989.
Vincent Ferrini was born 24 June 1913 in Saugus, Massachusetts, the son of Italian immigrants. Ferrini's first book of poems, No Smoke (1941), was written while he was employed by General Electric at the Lynn (MA) plant. In the early 1950s he edited a small magazine entitled Four Winds
Films and Videos created and collected by the University of Connecticut documenting activities, presentations and programs at the University.
- Correspondence 533
- Publications (documents) 387
- Photographs 331
- Connecticut (state) 304
- Administrative records 301
- Financial records 239
- Notes 231
- manuscripts (document genre) 201
- Photocopies 180
- Fliers (printed matter) 127
- United States (nation) 118
- Children's literature 116
- Authors 114
- Notebooks 106
- Monographs 103
- minutes (administrative records) 96
- Press releases 93
- Twentieth century. 85
- Universities and colleges 84
- Newspapers 83 ∧ less
- English 1017
- Spanish; Castilian 8
- German 4
- Portuguese 2
- Russian 2
- Chinese 1
- Dutch; Flemish 1
- French 1
- Hebrew 1
- Italian 1
- Japanese 1
- Korean 1
- Polish 1
- Swedish 1
- Xhosa 1 ∧ less
- Charters, Ann. 3
- Sendak, Maurice 2
- Aaron, Richard Emmet 1
- Abbot Academy 1
- Allon, Natalie 1
- American Montessori Society 1
- Belletzkie, Robert Joseph 1
- Berkson, Bill. 1
- Bushnell, Mary Wallace 1
- Butler, Francelia 1
- Cal Robertson (Calvin Joseph Robertson) 1
- Cazel, Fred A. 1
- Demarest, Merry 1
- Fisher, Leonard Everett 1
- Hall, Ronald J. 1
- Levy, Billie M. 1
- McDermott, William P., Dr. 1
- Orr, Katherine Shelley 1
- Peters, David, 1932-03-16 - 2020-04-25 1
- Poirier, David A. 1 ∧ less