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Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Board of Railroad Commissioners records

Identifier: RG041_001

The Board of Railroad Commissioners came into existence on July 1, 1853. On September 9, 1911 it was succeeded by the Public Utilities Commission.

Dates: circa 1848-1912, bulk 1854-1911

Civil Service Commission records

Identifier: RG018

The Civil Service Commission made rules, created classified job titles and tests, administered the tests and perepared eligibility lists, answered correspondence, and sought information about exempted or unclassified employees in State departments.

Dates: 1913-1921

Emergency Relief Commission records

Identifier: RG032

The General Assembly created the Emergency Relief commission in 1933 as a successor to the Connecticut State Emergency Committee on Employment and the Connecticut Unemployment Commission. It had two functions: approval of local municipal bonds for relief purposes and supervision of emergency unemployment relief projects.

Dates: 1933-1937

State Salvage Committee records

Identifier: RG034

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