TABLE OF CONTENTS


Overview of the Collection

Historical Note

Scope and Content

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Container List

Records 1904

RG 085, Commission for Louisiana Purchase Exposition

Inventory of Records

Finding aid prepared by Connecticut State Library staff.

Copyright © 2008 by the Connecticut State Library



Overview of the Collection

Repository: Connecticut State Library
Creator: Connecticut. Commission, Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.)
Title: Commission for Louisiana Purchase Exposition records
Dates: 1904
Quantity: 1.5 cubic feet
Abstract: The Commission was appointed under a 1903 special act to plan and direct Connecticut's participation in the Exposition in St. Louis.
Identification: RG085
Accession: Multiple
Language: The records are in English.

Historical Note

The Commission was appointed to plan and direct Connecticut’s participation in the Louisiana Purchase Exposition held in St. Louis, Missouri in 1904.

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Scope and Content

Records documenting the commission’s activities are not included. This collection only contains visitor registers from both the Connecticut Headquarters at the Exposition and the Connecticut Farm Products Exhibit and a sketch of the Connecticut Building.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

See the Rules and Procedures for Researchers Using Archival Records and Secured Collections policy.

Restrictions on Use

See the Reproduction and Publications of State Library Collections policy.

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Related Material

None.

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Index Terms

Organizations:

Connecticut. Commission, Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.)

Subjects:

Connecticut. Commission, Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.) -- Records and correspondence
Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.) -- Connecticut

Document Types:

Drawings
Registers

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Administrative Information

Provenance

Accession 1993-072 was presented to the Connecticut State Library on September 1, 1931 by Charles C. Cook of West Hartford, former partner of the late Edward T. Hapgood, architect.

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Container List

Records, 1904
Accession: T002750
1. Register of visitors to Connecticut Headquarters at the Exposition, 1904, 3 volumes Items 1-3
Contains signatures and addresses of visitors.
2. Localilty index, 1904, 1 volume Item 4
Record of visitors arranged by towns.
3. Register of visitors to the Connecticut Farm Products Exhibit at the Exposition, 1904, 1 volume Item 5
Contains signatures, addresses and remarks.
Accession: 1993-072
3. Sketch of Connecticut Building Shared box