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Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 132 Collections and/or Records:

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Commission records

 Collection
Identifier: RG154_003
Abstract The Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Commission was established when Governor William A. O'Neil issued Executive Order Number 15 on January 10, 1986. The Connecticut General Assembly in 1989 passed Public Act 89-258, "An Act Creating the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Commission," to ensure the "commemoration of the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in the state is meaningful and reflective of the spirit with which he lived and the struggles for which he died." The Commission on Human...
Dates: 1972-2001

Military Service Veterans Organizations small collections

 Collection
Identifier: RG173_002
Abstract

Artificial collection of military service veterans associations material consisting of single items or small collections.

Dates: 1885-1948

Monday Afternoon Club records

 Collection
Identifier: RG110
Abstract

The Monday Afternoon Club was organized on January 4, 1886. The main objective of the society was “the study of history-not general nor in consecutive course, but the selection of certain periods determined by vote of members.”

Dates: 1887-1938

National Society, United States Daughters of 1812 records

 Collection
Identifier: RG120
Abstract

The National Society, United States Daughters of 1812, was organized January 8, 1892. To become eligible for membership, a prospective member was required to trace her genealogy directly to an ancestor who had served in the United States military or civil service between 1784 and 1815. Chief among the Society's purposes was the dissemination of knowledge of American history. The Connecticut Society was organized March 2, 1906.

Dates: 1769-2003

Northwest Child Welfare Club records

 Collection
Identifier: RG115
Abstract

Originally organized as the Mothers Neighborhood Circle, it became the Northwest Child Welfare Club in 1936. The Club attempted to “promote child welfare in home, school, church and community . . . raise standards of home life. . . secure adequate laws for the care and protection of women and children.”

Dates: 1914-1959

Office of Family Support records

 Collection
Identifier: RG015_024
Abstract

The Office of Family Support was established by Governor Rowland after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. It assisted families of the victims in locating financial, legal, and emotional assistance.

Dates: 2001-2004; bulk 2001-2002

Office of Health Care Access records

 Collection
Identifier: RG044
Abstract

The Office of Health Care Access was established in 1994 to ensure that the citizens of Connecticut have access to a quality health care delivery system.

Dates: 1973-1998,; Majority of material found within 1983-1993

Office of Indian Affairs' records

 Collection
Identifier: RG079_018
Abstract

The Office of Indian Affairs works with the Connecticut Indian Affairs Council (CIAC) and coordinates activities relating to the state's American Indian population and state Indian reservations. The CIAC's responsibility is to advise the Dept. of Environmental Protection Commissioner on matters relating to Connecticut's five tribes.

Dates: 1836-1995; Majority of material found within 1976-1995

Office of Policy & Management records

 Collection
Identifier: RG015
Abstract

The Office of Policy and Management is the Connecticut governor's staff agency. It provides information and analysis that the Governor uses to formulate public policy goals for the State and assist State agencies and municipalities in implementing policy decisions on behalf of the people of Connecticut.

Dates: 1907-2004

Order of the Founders and Patriots of America, Connecticut Society records

 Collection
Identifier: RG130
Abstract

The Order of the Founders and Patriots of America was incorporated in New York on March 18, 1896. The terms of eligibility require that every member must be descended in the male line of father or mother, from an ancestor who settled in one of the original thirteen colonies within fifty years from the settlement of Jamestown, VA, May 13, 1607.

Dates: 1896-1914

Owens Machine Gun Veterans Association records

 Collection
Identifier: RG122
Abstract

The association was organized in 1919 composed of men who had served in the Machine gun Company of the First Connecticut Infantry, the first American machine gun company. It operated under various names until 1926 when it was named in honor of Michael and John Owens, both members of the company. The association decorated the graves of deceased members on Memorial Day and held annual meetings until it disbanded in 1970.

Dates: 1916-1970

People for Question #1 records

 Collection
Identifier: RG133
Abstract

People for Question #1 was a "Political Committee" registered with the office of the Secretary of State. Its purpose was to promote passage by the voters of the State Constitutional Amendment prohibiting discrimination on account of sex. The State Chairperson was Helen Z. Pearl.

Dates: 1974

Permanent Commission on the Status of Women records

 Collection
Identifier: RG176
Abstract

The General Assembly created the Permanent Commission on the Status of Women in 1973. The Commission was charged to work to eliminate sex discrimination within the state.

Dates: 1972-1993

Post-War Planning Board records

 Collection
Identifier: RG040
Abstract

The Post-War Planning Board, authorized by an Act of the General Assembly of June 2, 1943, was established to study problems of post-war readjustment and reconversion in the state and formulate plans to deal with them.

Dates: 1943-1945

Prudence Crandall Statue Committee records

 Collection
Identifier: RG002_025_PCSC
Abstract

On July 1, 2001, House Bill 6568 provided for the establishment of a committee to recommend to the Joint Committee on Legislative Management an artist to sculpt a statue of Prudence Crandall, the state heroine, for the State Capitol Building, and a location in the building for the placement of the statue.

Dates: 1961-2010; Majority of material found within 2000-2002

Public Health Committee records

 Collection
Identifier: RG002_025_PUBHEALTH
Abstract

Public Health Committee records consist of agendas, attendance sheets, bill books, bills, bulletin notices, hearing transcripts, Joint Favorable lists, membership lists, memorandum, minutes, notes, sign in sheets, subject files, and transcript sheets.

Dates: 1983-2010

Research Commission records

 Collection
Identifier: RG058
Abstract

The Research Commission supported and encouraged research and related activities "relevant to the interests and welfare or the economic betterment of the citizens of Connecticut."

Dates: 1964-1971

Roswell Grant papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG069_053
Abstract

Roswell Grant was a Justice of the Peace and school district treasurer of Windsor, Conn. Also represented are his father, Ebenezer Grant (1706-1797), a merchant, and other family members.

Dates: 1735-1899

Second Church of Christ, Scientist records

 Collection
Identifier: RG070_081
Abstract

The Second Church of Christ Scientist Hartford, was organized in 1907 by 11 members of The Mother Church. The first service was held on an upper floor at 64 Pearl Street, and as the congregation grew, services were moved twice to other sites. The church building at the corner of Lafayette and Russ Streets held its first service January 4, 1925. A diminished membership prompted the congregation to sell the church building to the State of Connecticut in 2008.

Dates: 1912-2002

Select Committee of Inquiry records

 Collection
Identifier: RG002_025_SCOI
Abstract

On January 26, 2004, House Resolution 702 formally established the Select Committee of Inquiry to determine whether sufficient grounds existed to impeach Governor John G. Rowland. Speaker of the House Moira K. Lyons (D-Stamford) appointed Arthur J. O'Neill (R-Southbury) and John Wayne Fox (D-Stamford) as co-chairmen.

Dates: 1978-2004; Majority of material found within 1995-2004; 2004

Selective Service System State Headquarters records

 Collection
Identifier: RG093
Abstract President Franklin Roosevelt signed the Selective Training and Service Act of 1940 (Public Law 783), which created the country’s first peacetime draft and formally established the Selective Service System as an independent Federal agency. From 1948 until 1973, during both peacetime and periods of conflict, men were drafted to fill vacancies in the armed forces that could not be filled through voluntary means. In 1973, the draft ended and the United States converted to an all-volunteer...
Dates: 1940-1975

Special Tax Commission records

 Collection
Identifier: RG047
Abstract

By Special Act 474, approved June 9, 1933, the General Assembly formed the “Temporary Commission to Study the Tax Laws of the State and to Make Recommendations concerning their Revision,” which quickly took the name, “Special Tax Commission.”

Dates: 1932-1935

State Board of Accountancy records

 Collection
Identifier: RG182
Abstract

The Board of Accountancy protects the users of services rendered by Connecticut licensed accountants by regulating the authorized practice of public accountancy by certified public accountants (CPA) and public accountants as well as the unauthorized practice of public accountancy by unlicensed individuals and firms.

Dates: 1907-2007

State Fiscal Study Commission records

 Collection
Identifier: RG054
Abstract

The Commission was appointed by Governor Abraham Ribicoff in 1956 “to consider general economy in State government, distribution of State financial aid to cities and towns, limitation of State debt, and matters relating to these subjects.”

Dates: 1956-1957

State Harbor Commissioners for New Haven Harbor records

 Collection
Identifier: RG079_026
Abstract

Minutes of the State Harbor Commissioners for New Haven Harbor.

Dates: 1925-1972

State Library and Supreme Court Club records

 Collection
Identifier: RG128_002
Abstract

The State Library and Supreme Court Club formed in 1951 as a successor to the Ex Libris Club. It disbanded in 1986.

Dates: 1971-1987

State Park and Forest Commission records

 Collection
Identifier: RG079_017
Abstract

In 1913 the Assembly created a permanent State Park Commission charged with "supervision of all lands acquired by the state, as public reservations, for the purpose of public recreation or the preservation of natural beauty or historic association. In 1921 the name changed to the State Park and Forest Commission. The Commission now had oversight of state forests as well as parks with the authority to appoint the State Forester.

Dates: 1908-1967

State Revenue Task Force records

 Collection
Identifier: RG045
Abstract

The State Revenue Task Force was appointed pursuant to Special Act 274 of the 1969 Session of the General Assembly for the purpose of preparing recommendations for a revised Connecticut tax structure. The Task Force received suggestions and heard testimony from many government, community and business leaders, and it commissioned and studied a series of special reports on various aspects of the subject.

Dates: 1969-1971

State Salvage Committee records

 Collection
Identifier: RG034
Abstract

The State Salvage Committee informed the public of the need for conserving scarce materials and assisted in collecting and utilizing salvage during World War II.

Dates: 1941-1945

State Traffic Commission meeting agendas and minutes

 Collection
Identifier: RG089_030
Abstract

The State Traffic Commission was established as the legal traffic authority of Connecticut, to provide rules and regulations for the establishment of uniform traffic control signals, devices, signs, and markings for the use of vehicular and pedestrian traffic upon the public highway.

Dates: 1935-1995