TABLE OF CONTENTS


Overview of the Collection

Historical Note

Scope and Content

Restrictions

Index Terms

Container List

Records 1888-1960


RG 062:034, Town of Danbury

Inventory of Records

Finding aid prepared by Connecticut State Library staff.

Copyright © 2007 by the Connecticut State Library


Overview of the Collection

Repository: Connecticut State Library
Creator: Danbury (Conn.)
Title: Town of Danbury records
Dates: 1888-1960
Quantity: 50.5 cubic feet
Abstract: Tax and town welfare records for the town of Danbury.
Identification: RG062_034
Accession: Multiple
Language: The records are in English.

Historical Note

The town of Danbury was settled in 1685, named in October 1687 and incorporated as a town in May 1702. The City of Danbury was incorporated in 1889. The town and city consolidated on January 1, 1965.

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Scope and Content

Tax and town welfare records for the town of Danbury.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Welfare files (Accessions 1993-096 and 2000-002) are restricted by Connecticut General Statutes §1-210(b)(10), §17b-90, §42-471, and §45a-754.

These records are stored at an off-site facility and therefore may not be available on a same-day basis.

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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Index Terms

Subjects:

Public welfare -- Connecticut -- Danbury
Voting registers -- Connecticut -- Danbury

Places:

Danbury (Conn.) -- Records and correspondence

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Container List

Records, 1888-1960
Voting List, 1888, Accession: T000336 Box 1
Town welfare files, 1940-1960, Accession: 1993-096 Boxes 1-41
These files are RESTRICTED. See Restrictions on Access note above.
Includes applications, case files, old age assistance and widow's relief.
Town welfare files, 1930-1950, Accession: 2000-002 Boxes 1-8
These files are RESTRICTED. See Restrictions on Access note above.
Includes case files, financial records, and old age assistance.