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Colt's Patent Fire Arms Manufacturing Company records

 Collection
Identifier: RG103
Abstract

The records of Colt’s Patent Fire Arms Manufacturing Company document gun manufacturing at the armory and the company’s subsidiaries, together with outside contracting activities.

Dates: 1810-1980

Major Edward V. Preston papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG069_064
Abstract

The collection contains documents kept by Major Edward V. Preston, who was a quartermaster and then a paymaster in the United States Army during the Civil War. Included in the papers are muster rolls, officer pay vouchers, discharge papers, hospital notices, returns, receipts, requisitions, books, and personal papers.

Dates: 1855-1877; Majority of material found within 1861-1865

Mansfield Training School records

 Collection
Identifier: RG170_001
Abstract

The Mansfield Training School opened on July 1, 1917 as a home for persons with mental retardation. It closed in 1993.

Dates: 1863-1992