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Army and Navy Club records

 Collection
Identifier: RG119

Scope and Content

The collection consists of biographical sketches and obituaries, minutes of annual dinner meetings, membership lists, financial records, programs, secretary’s reports, and correspondence.

Dates

  • 1892-1936

Language of Materials

The records are in English.

Historical Note

The club was formed on November 27, 1879, composed of any soldier or sailor honorably discharged and sponsored by a member, and seems to have limited itself to Civil War veterans. Annual dinner meetings were held, usually in Hartford. It disbanded in 1936.

Extent

1 cubic foot

Abstract

The club was formed on November 27, 1879, composed of any soldier or sailor honorably discharged and sponsored by a member, and seems to have limited itself to Civil War veterans. Annual dinner meetings were held, usually in Hartford. It disbanded in 1936.

Provenance

The records were brought to the State Library by Henry W. Burrill, Treasurer on August 7, 1936.

Related Material

None.
Title
RG 119, Army and Navy Club of Connecticut
Subtitle
Inventory of Records
Author
Finding aid prepared by Connecticut State Library staff.
Date
2008
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Connecticut State Library Repository

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