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Hartford (inhabited place)

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Found in 35 Collections and/or Records:

Allied Printing Trades Council Records

Identifier: 1984-0003
Abstract Labor union of workers in the printing and publishing trades in the Hartford, Connecticut, region. Collection consists of a meeting minute book, 1896-1905, and a seal press of the Ladies Auxiliary No. 72, undated but indicating after 1926.
Dates: undated, 1896-1905

Connecticut School Desegregation Collection

Identifier: 2002-0044
Abstract The Connecticut School Desegregation Collection consisits of materials related to the legal issues surrounding school desegregation in Hartford and Bridgeport, Connecticut. The collection provides an overview of the regional and national concerns in the area of desegregation, and two court cases that fought to bring an end to school segregation and discrimination.
Dates: 1965-1994

Connecticut Soldiers Collection

Identifier: 1997-0101
Abstract An artificial collection, the Connecticut Soldiers Collection was created to provide a starting point for research concerning the experiences of Connecticut servicemen from the Civil War through the Vietnam War. The sources for the materials are provided in the collection.
Dates: undated, 1809-2000

Connecticut Soldiers Collection, Filias J. Plourd Papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 2005-0142
Abstract Corporal Filias J. Plourd of Hartford, CT, served primarily in the post office of the 260th Infantry. A noncombatant over the age of thirty-five, his letters were sent primarily to his brother, Launce.
Dates: 1943-1946

Connecticut Soldiers Collection, Burton Ingraham Papers

Identifier: 2002-0077
Abstract Corporal Burton Ingraham served in the 3580th QM Company, U.S. Army, and was stationed at Camp Polk, Louisiana before being shipped out to England and later France. The correspondence is primarly from Cpl. Ingraham to his wife, Gladys ("Butch") Forbes Ingraham, although there are also letters from Gladys' brother, Gerald Forbes, and several other acquaintances. A small portion of the collection contains information about the Colt Manufacturing Company in Hartford where Gladys was employed.
Dates: undated, 1941-1945

Connecticut Soldiers Collection, Raymond Davis Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2009-0070
Abstract Collection contains correspondence, photographs and similar materials associated with the World War II experiences of Raymond G. Davis of Hartford, Connecticut.
Dates: undated, 1942-1946

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

Mary Wood Forman Photograph Collection

Identifier: 1990-0051
Abstract Mary Wood Forman was born on 17 November 1918 in Mussoorie, India, where her parents served as Presbyterian missionaries. Her family moved in 1923 to Columbus, Ohio. Forman graduated from Ohio State University in 1940 and received a Masters degree in Social Work from Western Reserve University in 1944. After several years abroad and in New York City, Forman moved to Hartford, CT in 1956. It was here that she developed her interest in photography. She traveled to Europe and the American West,...
Dates: undated

T.S. Gold Family Papers

Identifier: 1982-0002
Abstract Theodore Sedgwick Gold was born in Madison, New York. T.S. Gold graduated from Yale College in 1838 and then spent four years studying and teaching at academies in Goshen and Waterbury. He moved to Cornwall in 1842 to pursue a career in farming. Mr. Gold was a trustee of the Storrs Agricultural School from 1881 to 1901 and took an active role in promoting the school's growth and development throughout his lifetime.
Dates: undated, 1800-1907

Henry D. Gray Papers

Identifier: 1984-0009
Abstract Born on January 18, 1908, Henry Gray studied at Pomona College. In 1933 he received a B.D. from the Hartford Theological Seminary and later earned a Ph.D. at the University of Edinburgh. Gray helped found churches around the world. Reverend Gray ministered at South Congregational Church in Hartford for 15 years. He was a member of the Hartford Commission on the City Plan and retired in 1970.
Dates: undated, 1953-1970

Greater Hartford Labor Council, AFL-CIO Records

Identifier: 1983-0004
Abstract The Greater Hartford Labor Council (GHLC) was formed in 1957. All local unions belonging to an international affiliated to the AFL-CIO or affiliated to the AFL-CIO directly are able to join the central labor body in their region upon payment of dues.
Dates: undated, 1947-1982

Charles B. Gunn Collection

Identifier: 1988-0001
Abstract The Charles B. Gunn Collection consists of papers produced by and about Gunn, as well as materials he collected of historical information about the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Company, Penn Central, Amtrak, and Conrail. The collection includes photographs taken by Gunn when he served as official photographer for the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Company, in the mid-1950s.
Dates: undated, 1834-2002

Hartford Democratic Town Committee Ballot, 1996 March 5

 File — Box 2, Folder: 24
Scope and Content From the Collection: The collection contains the original artwork for editorial cartoons published in The Hartford Courant in 1995-1996, 2005-2009. A signed copy of a 1987 cartoon is also included.
Dates: 1996 March 5

Hartford Electric Light Company Records

Identifier: 1996-0010
Abstract Electric company of Hartford, Connecticut, established in 1882. Records consist of writings about the history of the company, correspondence, contracts, notes, maps, photographs, publications and financial records.
Dates: 1876-1973

Hartford Housing Authority, 2006 September 14

 File — Box 2, Folder: 55
Scope and Content From the Collection: The collection contains the original artwork for editorial cartoons published in The Hartford Courant in 1995-1996, 2005-2009. A signed copy of a 1987 cartoon is also included.
Dates: 2006 September 14

Hartford Housing Authority, 2006 November 12

 File — Box 2, Folder: 59
Scope and Content From the Collection: The collection contains the original artwork for editorial cartoons published in The Hartford Courant in 1995-1996, 2005-2009. A signed copy of a 1987 cartoon is also included.
Dates: 2006 November 12

Hartford Journeymen Plumbers and Apprentices, Local 76 Records

Identifier: 1984-0012
Abstract This local was originally chartered on 1 March 1893 as Local 76 of the United Association of Journeymen Plumbers, Gas Fitters, Steamfitters and Steamfitters Helpers of the United States and Canada.
Dates: 1909-1983

Hartford Schools, 2007 December 21

 File — Box 3, Folder: 76
Scope and Content From the Collection: The collection contains the original artwork for editorial cartoons published in The Hartford Courant in 1995-1996, 2005-2009. A signed copy of a 1987 cartoon is also included.
Dates: 2007 December 21

Hartford Stock Exchange Records

Identifier: 1998-0376
Abstract Official quotation book of stock prices from companies in the Hartford, Connecticut, area that the Hartford Stock Exchange traded in. The ledger contains stock prices for the years 1918 to 1925.
Dates: 1918-1925

Haymarket People's Fund Records

Identifier: 1995-0021
Abstract The Haymarket People's Fund is an activist-controlled foundation committed to radical social change. It gives grants to grassroots groups throughout New England, which fight violence, poverty, and injustice, in an effort to empower oppressed communities.
Dates: undated, 1971-1983

Seth P. Holcombe Papers

Identifier: 2012-0040
Abstract The Papers consist of approximately 350 photographic prints and 500 negatives of images of steam locomotives mostly of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, taken in the Hartford, Connecticut, area.
Dates: undated, 1887, 1946-1953; Majority of material found within 1946 - 1953

International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Aeronautical Industrial District Lodge 91 Records

Identifier: 1984-0017
Abstract District Lodge 91 received its charter in May 1953. At that time the representative locals consisted of Hartford Aircraft Lodge 743, chartered in 1941, representing workers at Hamilton Standard (located in East Hartford until 1952 when it moved to Windsor Locks); Industrial aircraft Lodge 1746, chartered in February, 1945, representing workers at Pratt and Whitney, East Hartford; and Industrial Aircraft Lodge 1746A, chartered in October, 1951, representing Pratt and Whitney workers in...
Dates: undated, 1937-1983

International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, Industrial Aircraft Lodge 1746 Records

Identifier: 1983-0005
Abstract The International Aircraft Lodge 1746 was chartered on 1 November 1945. The local represents production workers at United Technologies Corporation's Pratt and Whitney plant in East Hartford, Connecticut. The workers make jet engines and other components for commercial and military aircraft. Lodge 1746 is a member of IAMAW District 91.
Dates: undated, 1943-1983

Eleanor H. Little Papers

Identifier: 1982-0003
Abstract Eleanor H. Little was born in Media, Pennsylvania. She lived in Pennsylvania until entering Wellesley College, where she received a B.A. in History in 1908. In 1931, she became Secretary for the Connecticut Unemployment Commission. By 1933, Little was responsible for administering the entire statewide relief program until 1937. Little was elected representative to the General Assembly in 1941 and again in 1945, where she served on two committees as chair: the Personnel Committee and the Public...
Dates: undated, 1915-1986

Arthur J. Lumsden Papers

Identifier: 2006-0243
Abstract The collection contains documentation of Mr. Lumsden's activities and association with the Greater Hartford Chamber of Commerce, Greater Hartford Corporation, Hartford City Council from the 1960s through the 1980s.
Dates: undated, circa 1960-circa 1985.

Royal Industrial Union Records

Identifier: 2004-0122
Abstract Union that represented workers at the Royal Typewriter Company in Hartford, Connecticut. Records consist of index cards of information created by the union about workers for a strike in 1967 and dues paid by members.
Dates: undated, 1966-1972

University of Connecticut, School of Insurance Records

Identifier: 1998-0086
Abstract In 1936, the School established a Department of Insurance that was incorporated as the Hartford College of Insurance by the Connecticut General Assembly in 1939. In 1943, the Connecticut General Assembly authorized a five-year lease of the Hartford College of Law and Insurance, located at 39 Woodland Street in Hartford, to the University of Connecticut. The collection contains fliers, brochures, course related materials and brief historical details pertaining to the Hartford College of...
Dates: undated, 1937-1969

Louise B. Simmons Papers

Identifier: 2015-0113
Abstract Papers of a social activist and Professor of Social Work and Director of the Urban Semester Program at the University of Connecticut, detailing her work with social and political movements in the 1970s and 1980s in the Hartford, Connecticut, area.
Dates: undated, 1970-1992, 2006-2015

Eugene J. St. Pierre Papers

Identifier: 1986-0007
Abstract Eugene St. Pierre was a prominent labor leader in the Hartford area from 1955 to 1974.
Dates: 1933-1986

Stephen Thornton Papers

Identifier: 2014-0073
Abstract The papers of a labor activist and organizer of Hartford, Connecticut, including alternative press publications, union newsletters, strike and labor organizing literature, flyers and pamphlets.
Dates: undated, 1898-2017