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College of Arts and Sciences collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: ARCH070

Scope and Contents

This collection contains material acquired by the University archives since the founding of the University. The materials related to the original Hillyer College are filed in the Hillyer collection. Materials relating to the University as a whole are filed with the University of Hartford (U of H) Collection.


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Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open to all researchers.

Conditions Governing Use

The materials in this collection may be protected by copyright law (U.S. Code: Title 17). Any use of the material which exceeds “fair use” requires permission from the copyright holder. Researchers are solely responsible for obtaining the proper rights for their use of the material.

Historical Note

The College of Arts and Sciences was the name given to the main liberal arts program of the University of Hartford when the original Hillyer College, the Hartt School of Music, and Hartford Art School merged to form the University. Today the College of Arts and Science continues to be the main undergraduate, liberal arts school of the University. The Hartt School and the Hartford Art School continue to grant their own degrees.


4 Linear Feet

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This collection is arranged by topic and alphabetically within each box.

Container List

Box 1

Alumni, 1969

Black Studies Program, 1971 see also Students/Ethnic and Religious Groups Collection

Brayfield, Bill, 1996

Deans/Chiarenze, Frank Jr.,

Deans/Vinson, James

Den Ouden, Bernard

Doctor of Psychology Program/Application for Accreditation, 1989

Public Information, several folders

Box 2:

Faculty Data

Faculty Minutes, 1960-1969

Film classics

Graduate program, 1969

Neiditz/Art History lectures

New directions in economic policy, 1982


Rytman, Dora/Northeast Magazine, 1998

Box 3

Humanities Center

Self study, 1974

Self-study, 1990

Box 4: Elizabeth Swain 5A D 5

Swain/Cytology, 1949-1950

Swain/Retirement, includes photos


Swain/”Memories” and Larson Award, 1982, 2 folders, photos


Swain/Newspaper clippings

Box 5: Elizabeth Swain, continued

Swain/Obituary, 1996


Sweeney, Eugene T.

Swain/”Ecology and Evolution of a Biology Department”, 1939-1995, 3 folders

The Yellow Book, A&S Faculty tell about their courses, 1977

Swain/materials used in exhibit

Nelsen, olin E. Comparative Embology of the Vertbrates. Illustrated by Elizabeth swain.

Box 6: Faculty See also University of Hartford Administration D, Hillyer, Hartford Art School, Hartt School Faculty, Hartford College for Women

Faculty/Albin, Reverend Richard

Faculty/Anapol, Malthon M.

Faculty/Arnason, Dr. Barbara photo

Faculty/Ashley, Franklyn photo

Faculty/Ashraf, Javed

Faculty/Athanson, George, 1962, 2 folders

Faculty/Athanson, George. See also Special Events/ Dinner for Mayor Athanson, 1971

Faculty/Athanson, George/newspaper clippings, 2 folders

Faculty/Athanson, George/Press releases

Faculty/Bailey, Edson M. photo

Faculty/Balmer, John

Faculty/Barton, Eleanor

Faculty/Breit, Peter

Faculty/Gardner, Fred

Faculty/Glasser, Theodore

Faculty/Heretick, Donna

Faculty/Putnam, Rosalind

Faculty/Ross, Charles

Faculty/Sanders, William, 1998

Faculty/Wenograd, Josepph

Box 7: Departments and curriculum

Continues at 5B B 4

Departments/History/curriculum revision, 1997

Departments/Interactive Studies, 1970s

Departments/psychology/graduate student handbook, 1987

Departments/religious studies

Departments/University of Hartford Mellon Grant for General Education annual report by Guy C. Colarulli, 1986

Departments/All University/sources of power, 1987

Departments/Doctoral dissertation projects/policies and procedures/psychology,1988

Departments/College of Arts and Sciences Honors Program Guide,2000

Departments/Languages/Language Lab

Processing Information

In 2015, the call number was changed from HR to ARCH070.

Guide to the College of Arts and Sciences collection
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Hartford Archives & Special Collections Repository

200 Bloomfield Avenue
West Hartford CT 06117 United States