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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

Willington Pizza House Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2021-0136
Content Description

Menus, digital photographs, transcription of interview with Jeff Kelly

Dates: undated, 2021

George Withers Poster Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2014-0177
Scope and Contents

10 color posters of Withers' WWII era illustrations

Dates: 1944-1947

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

Women's Club of Storrs Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1992-0028
Abstract

The Women's Club of Storrs began as the College Club in 1903. The purpose of the club, as stated in the first club constitution, was to promote literary and social culture. Membership was open to women connected with the [University of Connecticut] faculty, and included a few women faculty and faculty wives. A new constitution adopted in 1917 changed the name to the Women's Club of Storrs, and offered membership to “any woman of the community interested in the aims of the club.”

Dates: undated, 1903-2008

University of Connecticut, Women's Studies Program Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2008-0003
Abstract

The Women's Studies Program at the University of Connecticut began in 1974 and was the first formal program of its kind in the state. The collection consists of Connecticut Humanities Council grant files, administrative records, announcement, fliers and publications.

Dates: undated, 1979-2007.

Woodbridge (CT) Voter Registration Records

 Collection — Box: all
Identifier: 2000-0132

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

World War Two Newsmap Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2016-0132
Abstract

This collection consists of forty-four large informational posters published by the U.S. Army Information Branch during the Second World War in order to provide news from the war fronts and educate service members on friendly and enemy equipment, tactics, and other important subjects. This collection represents only a fractio n of the entire run; more than two hundred posters were published between 1942 and 1946.

Dates: 1943 - 1946

Wynna Wright Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1999-0118
Abstract

Wynna Wright was born in Chelsea, MA, on 9 November 1899, the daughter of John W. (newspaper editor) and Grace Wright. She graduated from Smith College in 1921. Ms. Wright died 11 March 1980 in Contoocook, NH.

Dates: undated

A. B. Xuma Papers

 Collection — item: Roll 1
Identifier: 2000-0143
Abstract

The collection consists of microfilm set of the papers held at the University of Witswatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. These papers are digitized and can be found through the following link (http://historicalpapers-atom.wits.ac.za/b-xuma-papers).

Dates: undated, 1918-1960

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

Ed Young Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1997-0132
Abstract

The collection contains preliminary and original art created by Ed Young as illustrations for children's books.

Dates: 1971-2015

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

Jean Day Zallinger Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1997-0077
Abstract

Jean Day Zallinger was born in February 1918, in Boston, Mass. She attended the Massachusetts College of Art and received a B.F.A. from the Yale School of Fine Arts in 1942. Mrs. Zallinger has illustrated numerous children's books, mainly non-fictional works about animals and plants, including such titles as Biography of a Leaf, Discovering What Earthworms Do, The Earliest Americans, and Sea Creatures Do Amazing Things.

Dates: undated, 1969-1994

Paul J. Zelanski Poster Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1996-0019
Abstract

The collection contains posters assembled by Paul Zelanski, a Professor in the School of Fine Arts at the University of Connecticut.

Dates: 1989-1993

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

Phyllis Zlotnick Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2015-0108

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