TABLE OF CONTENTS


Overview of the Collection

Scope and Content

Arrangement

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Container List

Collection 1934-1935


RG 166:004, Connecticut Tercentenary Pamphlet Collection

Inventory

Finding aid prepared by Connecticut State Library staff.

Copyright © 2013 by the Connecticut State Library


Overview of the Collection

Repository: Connecticut State Library
Creator: Connecticut State Library (collector)
Title: Connecticut Tercentenary Pamphlet Collectin
Dates: 1934-1935
Quantity: .5 cubic feet
Abstract: Connecticut tercentenary celebrations by the various towns of the state. Includes programs, bulletins, and exhibit catalogs and other ephemera.
Identification: RG166_004
Accession: 2011-073
Language: The records are in English.

Scope and Content

Programs and other ephemera for various town commemorations and celebrations including pageants, concerts, religious services, dinners, parades, dedications, and graduations.

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Arrangement

Items from the Tercentenary Commission of the State of Connecticut are followed by items from various towns arranged alphabetically.

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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

RG 005:025, John H. Trumbull gubernatorial records, Box 348, Connecticut Tercentenary, Connecticut State Library.

RG 005:026, Wilbur L. Cross gubernatorial records, Box 391, Tercentenary Commission (3 folders). Box 400, Tercentenary Celebration, Connecticut State Library.

RG 012, Records of the Connecticut State Library, Box 73, Tercentenary Commission, 1935 - 1936.

RG 033, Records of the Works Progress Administration, Boxes 212-214, New Haven Tercentenary, 62. Pamphlets and related materials, 1938-1939, Connecticut State Library.

RG 056, Tercentenary Commission of the State of Connecticut Records, 1928-1959, bulk 1929-1936, Connecticut State Library.

RG 064, Picture Group 360, Connecticut Tercentenary Celebration, 1935.

RG 169, Clubs and Private Organizations, Accession 2001-077, Wethersfield Tercentenary Committee, 1929-1934.

The book collections contain various materials published by the Commission or by others in connection with the Tercentenary observance. Included are the Report to the Governor, 1936 June 30, and the sixty "Historical Publications Series" pamphlets.

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Index Terms

Organizations:

Tercentenary Commission of the State of Connecticut

Subjects:

Connecticut -- Centennial celebrations, etc

Document Types:

Admission tickets
Bulletins
Commercial directories
Exhibition catalogs
Guidebooks
Invitations
Programs (documents)
Scripts (documents)

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Administrative Information

Provenance

The records were transferred to the State Archives from the general collection in 2011. Formerly cataloged as 974.6 C763t to.

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Container List

Collection, 1934-1935
Box Folder
Connecticut Tercentenary Bulletin, 1934-1935 1 1
Tercentenary Commission of the State of Connecticut, 1935 2
Ansonia - Durham, 1935 3
Includes items for: Ansonia, Berlin, Bloomfield, Branford, Bridgeport, Bristol, Canaan-North Canaan, Chaplin, Cheshire, Clinton, Colchester, Colebrook, Cornwall-Kent-Sherman, Durham.
East Granby - Farmington, 1935 4
Includes items for: East Granby, East Haddam, East Hartford, East Haven, East Lyme, Ellington, Enfield, Fairfield, Farmington.
Glastonbury - Litchfield, 1935 5
Includes items for: Glastonbury, Granby, Greenwich, Groton, Guilford, Hamden, Hartford, Hebron, Killingworth-Clinton, Lisbon, Lebanon, Litchfield.
Madison - Norwich, 1935 6
Includes items for: Madison, Middlefield, Middletown, Mystic, Naugatuck, New Britain, New Canaan, New Haven, New London, Newtown, Noank, Norfolk, North Branford, Norwalk, Norwich.
Orange - Ridgefield, 1935 7
Includes items for: Orange, Oxford, Plainville, Plymouth, Portland, Prospect, Redding, Ridgefield.
Salem - Suffield, 1935 8
Includes items for: Salem, Saugatuck, Saybrook, Seymour, Simsbury, Southington, Stamford, Storrs, Stonington, Stratfield, Stratford, Suffield.
Thomaston - Woodstock, 1935 9
Includes items for: Thomaston, Torrington, Vernon, Waterbury, Westport, Wethersfield, Wilton, Winchester, Windsor Locks, Woodbridge, Woodstock.