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Anthony "Tony" DeBonee Photograph Collection

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Identifier: MS -Debonee
Overview Through his 60 years of picture taking, Tony DeBonee photographed the ever-changing landscape of Hartford.

Boyd Hinds Papers

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Identifier: MS -Hinds
Overview 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.

Business and Professional Women's Club Collection

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Identifier: MS -1919-BPW
Overview Papers and records of the Hartford, Connecticut Business and Professional Women's Club.

Business ephemera collection

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Identifier: MS -Business Ephemera
Overview 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.

Caroline M. Hewins Holiday Card Collection

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Identifier: MS-Hewins
Overview Holiday card collection created by Hartford Public Library's Caroline M. Hewins.

David C. Mahoney Company Records

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

Elbert Weinberg Collection

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

Gwen Reed Collection

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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...

Gwen Reed Papers

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Identifier: 1997-01-02
Overview Papers of noted Hartford actress Gwen Reed.

Hartford Public Library Annual Reports

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Identifier: MS HPL 1
Overview 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).

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