William W. Starr, Jr. papers
Scope and Contents
Correspondence of William W. Starr and others, and related documents, all dealing with harbor maintenance and improvements in Bridgeport and Norwalk, Connecticut, make up the William W. Starr Papers. Many of the papers originate with the Engineer's Office of the United States Army. Included are contracts with the Army for work on the harbors, a petition concerning dredging, receipts for material and labor, notes on harbor maintenance, clippings and printed matter.
Conditions Governing Access
The materials are open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain. There are no restrictions on use. Copyright status for other collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of William I. Starr, 1945.
0.5 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog
Correspondence, financial, legal, and other documents of William W. Starr relating to harbor maintenance and improvements in Bridgeport and Norwalk, Connecticut. Included are contracts with the U.S. Army Engineer's Office for work on the harbors, receipts for material and labor, notes on harbor maintenance, clippings, and printed matter.
- Guide to the William W. Starr Papers
- Under Revision
- compiled by Janet Elaine Gertz
- October 1982
- Description rules
- Finding Aid Created In Accordance With Manuscripts And Archives Processing Manual
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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