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Public materials, 1913 - 1978

 Series

Scope and Contents

This series contains pamphlets, brochures, and a promotional envelope made by government organizations to promote tourism in New London and the greater Southeastern Connecticut area--many with a special focus on historic sites. Also included in the series are materials including pamphlets, newspaper clippings, and plans created by community members and organizations, as well as the minutes of a conference held by such organizations, mostly on the subject of historic preservation in New London and created primarily from 1962 to 1978. Additionally, the series contains an address given before the Board of Education earlier in the twentieth-century on the New London area’s history. The organizations represented in these materials include the Connecticut Development Commission, the Greater New London Chamber of Commerce, and New London Landmarks-Union Railroad Station Trust.

Dates

  • 1913 - 1978

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Extent

From the Collection: 2.25 Linear Feet (This collection contains 2 legal document boxes and 1 oversize box.)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the Linda Lear Center for Special Collections and Archives Repository

Contact:
Connecticut College
270 Mohegan Ave
New London CT 06320 United States
860-439-2686