TABLE OF CONTENTS


Overview of the Collection

Historical Note

Scope and Content

Arrangement

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Container List

Series 1. Air Raid Shelter Survey circa 1941-1942

Series 2. Election Records 1899


RG 062:151, Town of Waterbury

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: Waterbury (Conn.)
Title: Town of Waterbury records
Dates: 1899-1942
Quantity: 1 cubic foot
Abstract: These records consist solely of the air raid shelter survey, circa 1941-1942.
Identification: RG062_151
Accession: Multiple
Language: The records are in English.

Historical Note

The town of Waterbury was incorporated in May 1686. The city of Waterbury was incorporated in 1853. The town and city consolidated in 1902. The town is located in New Haven County.

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Scope and Content

The air raid shelter survey includes information on the classification of buildings as air raid shelters and building survey forms used to collect construction data on individual buildings.

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Arrangement

The building survey forms were sorted by street and each form assigned a sequential number. They are arranged as follows: buildings posted as air raid shelters, buildings determined to be unsuitable, and the remaining forms by street then by number.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

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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Related Material

None.

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Index Terms

Subjects:

Air raid shelters -- Design and construction
Civil defense -- Connecticut -- Waterbury
Voting registers -- Connecticut -- Waterbury

Places:

Waterbury (Conn.) -- Records and correspondence

Document Types:

Correspondence
Minutes
Pamphlets
Surveys (documents)

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Container List

Series 1. Air Raid Shelter Survey, circa 1941-1942, Accession: 2009-010
Box Folder
Classification of buildings 1 1
Classification of buildings 2
Building surveys
Posted air raid shelters 3
Buildings determined unsuitable 4
No. 1-69, Bank Street 5
No. 70-93, Center Street, Central Avenue, Cottage Place 6
No. 95-139, East Main Street 7
No. 140-177, Grant Street 8
No. 178-194, Grove Street, Leavenworth Street, Mitchel Avenue 9
No. 195-243, North Main Street 2 1
No. 244-255, Phoenix Avenue, Prospect Street, Savings Street, 2
No. 256-305, South Main Street 3
No. 306-376, West Main Street, Willow Street 4
Series 2. Election Records, 1899, Accession: 1941-004
Official list of women voters, 1899 October 2 Item 1