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Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Connecticut Historical Commission records

Identifier: RG024

The Connecticut Historical Commission performed a variety of functions having to do with the preservation of historic sites and structures and other historical resources.

Dates: 1768-1987

Henry Whitfield House records

Identifier: RG024_001

The Henry Whitfield House was built in 1639-1640 in Guilford, Connecticut. The house was purchased by the state of Connecticut and restored in 1901 as a state historical museum. The Henry Whitfield House was restored from 1930-1937 to the original 1639-1640 house.

Dates: 1768-1957

Norwich State Hospital records

Identifier: RG021_008

Norwich State Hospital operated from 1904 to 1996. Includes patient files, admission registers, medical staff records, and blueprints.

Dates: 1904-1996

State Highway Department records

Identifier: RG089_001

In 1895, the General Assembly established a three person board known as the State Highway Commission to monitor town expenditures of state funds as well as construction and improvements to public roads. In 1897, the legislature abolished the board and created the State Highway Department headed by the State Highway Commissioner. In October 1969, it merged into the new Department of Transportation.

Dates: 1894-1993