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New London postcard collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS044

Scope and Contents

The New London Postcard collection was donated to the college in 1980 by Mrs. Muriel Castle (neƩ Harrison) class of 1939. The collection contains about 500 postcards of New London and its environs capturing various aspects of the built environment of New London from the late 19th century to the early part of the twentieth century. Major monuments, streets, sites, and parks of New London can be found in the collection. Postcards of the towns of Groton, Noank, Stonington, and Waterford are also included.

Dates

  • 1900 - 1976

Extent

1.5 Linear Feet (3 boxes)

Overview

The collection consists of approximately 500 postcards of New London and its environs from the early Twentieth Century.

Arrangement

This is collection is arranged alphabetically by site or subject location.
Title
Guide to the New London Postcard Collection, c.1900-1976
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid created by Rose Oliveira; data entry Christian Salguero March 2019.
Date
March 2019
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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

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