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Overview of the Collection

Historical Note

Scope and Content

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Container List

Records 1892-1936

RG 119, Army and Navy Club of Connecticut

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: Army and Navy Club (Hartford, Conn.)
Title: Army and Navy Club records
Dates: 1892-1936
Quantity: 1 cubic foot
Abstract: The club was formed on November 27, 1879, composed of any soldier or sailor honorably discharged and sponsored by a member, and seems to have limited itself to Civil War veterans. Annual dinner meetings were held, usually in Hartford. It disbanded in 1936.
Identification: RG119
Accession: 1936-007
Language: The records are in English.

Historical Note

The club was formed on November 27, 1879, composed of any soldier or sailor honorably discharged and sponsored by a member, and seems to have limited itself to Civil War veterans. Annual dinner meetings were held, usually in Hartford. It disbanded in 1936.

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Scope and Content

The collection consists of biographical sketches and obituaries, minutes of annual dinner meetings, membership lists, financial records, programs, secretary’s reports, and correspondence.

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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:

Army and Navy Club (Hartford, Conn.)

Subjects:

Army and Navy Club (Hartford, Conn.) -- Records and correspondence
Clubs -- Connecticut -- Hartford
Connecticut -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Societies, etc

Document Types:

Correspondence
Financial records
Membership lists
Minutes
Programs
Reports

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Administrative Information

Provenance

The records were brought to the State Library by Henry W. Burrill, Treasurer on August 7, 1936.

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Container List

Records, 1892-1936
Box
1. Biographical sketches 1
2. Minutes of meetings, 1909-1935, 3 folders
3. Reports of annual meetings, 1914, 1919
4. List of members, 1925-1932
5. Treasurer's account book, 1910-1935
Includes list of presidents and constitution.
6. Treasurer's reports and receipts, 1892-1936
7. Obituaries of members 2
8. Applications for membership
9. Programs and secretary's reports, 1909-1930
10. Correspondence, 1909-1936
Dues, meetings, etc., 1909-1930, 1 folder
Adrian P. Sloan, 1925-1930, 3 folders
Henry W. Burrill, 1931-1936, 5 folders