REC/GOV/084. Capitol, Commission on the Preservation and Restoration of the Connecticut State.
Record Group Term
The Commission, formed in March 1972 under the chairmanship of the Public Works Commissioner, was set up to arrange and obtain funding for a restoration of the State Capitol. A major portion of the project was the cleaning, strengthening, and restoration of the plaster figure, the Genius of Connecticut, a bronze version of Randolph Rogers which stood for some years on the dome. The collection includes the final report on the restoration.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Connecticut State Capitol Preservation and Restoration Commission records
The Connecticut State Capitol Preservation and Restoration Commission was formed in March 1972 to arrange and obtain funding for a restoration of the State Capitol.
Unprocessed Material — Accession T002748
Dates: Other: 1972 - 1973
Found in: Connecticut State Library