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Tolls -- Connecticut

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Department of Transportation records

Identifier: RG089

The Department of Transportation was created in 1969 per P.A. 768, sec. 3, with the merger for four agencies: State Highway Department, Department of Aeronautics, Connecticut Transportation Authority, and the Commissioners of Steamship Terminals.

Dates: 1941-2003; bulk 1973-2003

Union Company records

Identifier: RG135

The Union Company was incorporated in 1800 to clear a channel in the Connecticut River from Hartford to Long Island Sound. After the channel was cleared, the Company was allowed to collect tolls from vessels using the river.

Dates: 1801-1862