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Anthony "Tony" DeBonee Photograph Collection

Identifier: MS -Debonee
Abstract Through his 60 years of picture taking, Tony DeBonee photographed the ever-changing landscape of Hartford.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1940 - 2001

Boyd Hinds Papers

Identifier: MS -Hinds
Abstract Papers of civil rights activist Boyd Hinds, including archival materials of Education/Instruccion. The collection focuses on institutionalized racism as reflected in education, housing and finance policy and practices in the city of Hartford in the 1970-1987 time period as well as Hinds' career as a state representative 1976-1980.
Dates: 1970-1987

Business and Professional Women's Club Collection

Identifier: MS -1919-BPW
Abstract Papers and records of the Hartford, Connecticut Business and Professional Women's Club.
Dates: 1919-2010 (Bulk Dates)

Business ephemera collection

Identifier: MS -Business Ephemera
Abstract The collection includes billheads, letterheads, calendars, paper bags and boxes, trade cards and other forms of printed matter documenting Hartford businesses, including banks, insurance companies, and stores, from the mid-nineteenth century through the present day.
Dates: 1840-Present

Caroline M. Hewins Holiday Card Collection

Identifier: MS-Hewins
Abstract Holiday card collection created by Hartford Public Library's Caroline M. Hewins.
Dates: ca. 1912-1915

David C. Mahoney Company Records

Identifier: MS-Mahoney-D
Abstract Real estate records including site plans and photographs for various properties in Hartford.
Dates: 1953-1969

Elbert Weinberg Collection

Identifier: MS-Weinberg
Abstract The collection provides an overview of the life’s work of the Hartford sculptor Elbert Weinberg.
Dates: 1946-1996

Gwen Reed Collection

Identifier: MS-Reed
Scope and Content Papers of Gwen Reed, a Hartford tobacco worker turned actress, educator, and community worker. Included are papers from her involvement with Community Players, Hartford Stage Company, and Playtime for Tots. Theater programs and scripts constitute about a third of the collection. A valuable source of information is Reed's scrapbook from her time with the Charles Gilpin Players (1936-1939), a beneficiary of the Federal Theater Project. Reed is also well known for having portrayed Aunt...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1936 - 1974

Hartford City Parks Collection

Identifier: MS-1845-CityParks
Abstract The City Parks Collection documents Hartford's pioneering effort to establish and maintain a viable system of municipal parks, connected by a system of parkways.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1845-1967

Hartford Public Library Annual Reports

Identifier: MS HPL 1
Abstract Collection comprises the published annual reports for what is now the Hartford Public Library, from 1840 to the present (2 copies of each year when possible).
Dates: 1840-2018

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