A Guide to the Alumni Legislators Collection, 1979-1996

A Guide to the Alumni Legislators Collection An Inventory

Summary Information

Title
A Guide to the Alumni Legislators Collection
Inclusive Dates
1979-1996
Extent
0.5 Linear feet
Abstract
The Alumni Legislators Collection contains ephemera, fliers, photographs, postcards, publications, and realia related to Connecticut State Legislators who were graduates of the University of Connecticut.
Call Number
1998.0166
Language
English
Finding Aid Prepared By
Finding aid prepared by Lindsay Morrone (August 2012)
Repository
University of Connecticut Libraries 405 Babbidge Road Unit 1205 Storrs, Connecticut, 06269-1205 860.486.2524 archives@uconn.edu

Preferred Citation

[Item description, #:#], Alumni Legislators Collection. Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center,  University of Connecticut Libraries.

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Access and Use

Acquisition Information

The records were donated to the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center in 1996.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open and available for research.

Preferred Citation

[Item description, #:#], Alumni Legislators Collection. Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center,  University of Connecticut Libraries.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Connecticut. General Assembly.
  • University of Connecticut.

Genre(s)

  • Ephemera
  • Fliers [printed matter]
  • Photographs
  • Posters
  • Printed ephemera

Geographic Name(s)

  • Connecticut

Subject(s)

  • Universities and colleges
  • Universities and colleges--Alumni and alumnae

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History

The Alumni Legislators Collection is comprised of campaign materials of state legislators who graduated from the University of Connecticut and were members of the 1995-1996 General Assembly. The collection was assembled for an exhibition on Alumni Legislator Day, June 26, 1996. Included in the collection are the labels from the exhibition, a list of alumni legislators, and two photographs of a tour of the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center led by director Thomas Wilsted.

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Scope and Content Note

The Alumni Legislators Collection contains ephemera, fliers, photographs, postcards, publications, and realia related to Connecticut State Legislators who were graduates of the University of Connecticut. The collection also includes handbills and fliers, letters to constituents, buttons, pencils, combs, and other similar materials used in the legislators campaigns in the 1990s.

Materials in the collection include the Alumni Legislator's Day agenda, exhibit labels, legislator list, and tour photographs. Among the legislators included in the collection are Lawrence F. Cafero Jr., District 142; Michael Cardin, District 53; Thomasina Clemons, District 56; Eric Coleman, District 2; Joseph Crisco, District 17; Paul Doyle, District 28; Robert Farr, District 19; John Geragosian, District 25; Robert 'Bob' Godfrey, District 110; Edward Graziani, District 57; Kenneth Green, District 1; Tony Guglielmo, District 35; William Hamzy, District 78; Michael Lawlor, District 99; Robert Maddox, District 66; Denise Merrill, District 54; Gary Orefice, District 37; Edith Prague, District 19; Kevin Sullivan, District 5; Anthony Tercyak, District 26; Richard Tulisano, District 29; and Robert 'Bob' Ward, District 86.

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Collection Inventory

Series I: An Inventory, undated, 1979, 1988, 1992, 1994, 1996   0.42 Linear feet

Box

Ephemera, fliers, photographs, postcards, publications, realia, undated, 1979, 1988, 1992, 1994, 1996   0.42 Linear feet Folders with labeled tabs, ordered alphabetically by last name of legislator

Scope and Content Note

Subjects include: Alumni Legislator's Day: agenda, exhibit labels, Legislator list, tour; Lawrence F. Cafero Jr., District 142, 1979 BA; Michael Cardin, District 53, 1994 BA; Thomasina Clemons, District 56, 1982 MBA; Eric Coleman, District 2, 1977 JD; Joseph Crisco, District 17, 1959 BA; Paul Doyle, District 28, 1990 JD; Robert Farr, District 19, 1965 BA, 1969 JD; John Geragosian, District 25, 1992 BA; Robert 'Bob' Godfrey, District 110, 1985 JD; Edward Graziani, District 57, 1972 BA; Kenneth Green, District 1, 1979 MSW; Tony Guglielmo, District 35, 1962 BA; William Hamzy, District 78, 1988 BA; Michael Lawlor, District 99, 1979 BA; Robert Maddox, 1988 MBA; Denise Merrill, District 54, 1988 BS; Gary Orefice, District 37, 1964 BA; political campaigns; Edith Prague, District 19, 1975 MSW; Kevin Sullivan, District 5, 1982 JD; Anthony Tercyak, District 26, 1960 MS; Richard Tulisano, District 29; Robert 'Bob' Ward, District 86, 1974 BS.

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