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Hartford (Conn.) -- History -- Sources

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Hartford Dental Society records

Identifier: RG141

Established in 1897, the Hartford Dental Society (HDS) is a professional association whose members are dentists in the Greater Hartford area.

Dates: 1897-1968

Lucius B. Barbour genealogical collection

Identifier: RG074_036

Lucius B. Barbour (1878-1934) was appointed the first Public Records Examiner at the Connecticut State Library in 1911. The collection includes genealogical notes and abstracts from Connecticut vital, church, cemetery and probate records and from newspapers.

Dates: circa 1900-1930

United States Navy League, Comforts Committee, Admiral Bunce Section records

Identifier: RG137

On July 4, 1915, a group of women in Washington, D.C. formed the Women’s Section of the Navy League. The League hoped to band women of various philosophical backgrounds under the banner of “Patriotism, Americanism, and National Defense.” The function of a Comforts Committee was to knit woolen garments for men serving in the United States Navy.

Dates: 1917-1918