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William A. O'Neill:

An Inventory of His Gubernatorial Records at the Connecticut State Archives.

Subseries Title: American Shakespeare Theater

Subseries ID: 002LC-0004

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BoxFolder IDFolder TitleFolder DatesFolder Contents
2730004LC-001Correspondence1983Thank Governor for saving the Theater; Creditor's Committee expresses concerns; letters concerning state's purchase of land on which Theater stands; U. S. Department of the Interior explains what it w
2730004LC-002Memoranda and notesApril- December1983Question whether a bid or a Special Act is required before the state can take control of the theater; minutes of meeting with representatives from Theater's Board; memo concerning bankruptcy action; r
2730004LC-003Governor's Task Force--Contracts and Press ReleasesJune-July 1983Press release about O'Neill's plan to save Theater; agreement between bank and state for conveyance of land; lease agreement between the Theater and the state; amendment to project agreement between U
2730004LC-004Lease Agreements1983Drafts and final signed versions of lease between Theater and state.
2730004LC-005Correspondence1984-1985Draft lease agreement; bankruptcy plan; bequest to repair building.
2730004LC-006Governor's Task Force--Letters of Appointment1986Governor notifies individuals of their appointment to the Task Force; thank you letters from Governor to those who hosted inaugural luncheon.
2730004LC-007Governor's Task Force--Jackson's Notebook1986Includes mission, membership of Task Force, financial information and information on theater operations.
2730004LC-008Governor's Task Force--Inaugural MeetingSeptember 1986Notes, drafts and final version of Governor's remarks.
2730004LC-009Case Law, Reports, Correspondence1986Related case law and statutes; Chamber of Commerce report; recommendations for Task Force members; bond request for renovations; Theater president's response to Chamber report; Theater president's con
2730004LC-010Reports, Minutes, Articles1986Status report on physical plant; notes; long-range plan; meeting minutes concerning renovation of building; parking lot lease; newspaper articles concerning resignation of Theater director.
2730004LC-011Final ReportJanuary 1987Final report; resignation of Trustees; press release concerning report.
2740004LC-012Board of Directors1987-1988Press release concerning reorganization of the Theater; organizational chart; recommendations of individuals to serve on Board.
2740004LC-013Correspondence1987Rebuttal of final report; Governor invited to Gala at the Theater; Young Shakespeare Co. performance program; complaint that English actors are illegal since they are not members of Actor's Equity.
2740004LC-014Newspaper Articles1987