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University of Connecticut University Libraries Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center

Workers at Play: Baseball Teams, Bowling Leagues, Company Picnics and Amateur Nights

An online exhibit of images from the Connecticut Business History Collections in Archives & Special Collections of the University of Connecticut Libraries

Sargent and Company

Sargent and Company of New Haven, founded in 1864, produced builders hardware, locks and hand tools for carpenters and mechanics. In 1967 the company was bought out by Walter Kidde & Company and renamed Sargent Manufacturing Company and in 1989 was purchased by a company in Sweden.

Sargent and Company export department employees at a party, October 31, 1921
Employees in the Sargent and Company export department at a Halloween party, October 21, 1921.


Exhibit schedule


American Brass Company

Bristol Brass Company

Farrel Company

Hartford Electric Light Company

New Britain Machine Company

Sargent & Company

Southern New England Telephone Company

Thermos Company

Wauregan-Quinebaug Company

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