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Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Commission on State Government Organization records

Identifier: RG028_004

The Commission used nineteen survey units to study various aspects of state government and make organizational recommendations.

Dates: circa 1940-1950

Connecticut River Bridge and Highway District records

Identifier: RG046

The General Assembly created the Commission in 1895 (Special Act 343) to be responsible for the construction of a new bridge over the Connecticut River to replace the wooden bridge that had burned in that year. The Commission maintained the bridge until the 1930s, when it turned its duties and title to the properties to the State and adjoining localities.

Dates: 1879-1949

Connecticut State Council of Defense records

Identifier: RG030

The Council of Defense coordinated war activities in Connecticut during World War I. Its various committees dealt with the various areas of concern, such as food supply, fuel conservation, transportation, military and naval affairs and publicity.

Dates: 1917-1919

Connecticut Unemployment Commission records

Identifier: RG031

The Commission worked with other state and federal agencies to investigate and mitigate the effects of the existing serious unemployment and to encourage employers to gather statistics and information with a view to finding a solution to the problem.

Dates: 1931-1933

Department of Public Health records

Identifier: RG016

The Department of Public Health is the State's lead agency in public health policy and advocacy.

Dates: 1799-2014; Majority of material found within , 1877-2014

Election Laws Commission records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG038

The Election Laws Commission studied election laws and recommended changes to correct any inadequacies.

Dates: 1939-1941

Governor's Task Force on Infrastructure records

Identifier: RG155

The Governor’s Task Force on Infrastructure was established by Governor William O’Neill in April 1983 with the charge to develop a coordinated response to repair and replace the State’s infrastructure of roads, bridges, public buildings, water systems, and the like.

Dates: 1978-1984; 1983-1984

Military Census Bureau records

Identifier: RG029

Includes correspondence, administrative papers, schedules, questionnaires, punched cards, tabulations, summaries, related materials on Conn. residents, industry, agriculture, and files of Charles A. Goodwin, head of the military census bureau, and Frank D. Cheney, director of the industrial survey.

Dates: 1917-1920

Stark Family Association records

Identifier: RG074_076

The Stark Family Association devoted to the descendants of Aaron Stark (c. 1618-1685) was founded in 1895 and dissolved in 1954 after the deaths of its founding members and a decline in interest by those of later generations. The records consists of correspondence, family papers, business records, and printed works.

Dates: 1843-1985

Works Progress Administration for Connecticut records

Identifier: RG033

The Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) was established in May 1935 as a central organ of control for the relief projects supported by the United States Government. In Connecticut, Offices were opened in New Haven, with later district offices in several other cities.

Dates: 1935-1944