Retention of current events will prevent the loss of history for future generations


The Research and Historian Committee is seeking additional historical records, papers, photos, assessment personnel etc., relating to assessing and our CAAO. This data is being sought to assist the committee in its continuing efforts to document the history of the CAAO. Papers of interest may be sent to Charles Agli, Chairman, Research & Historian Committee, 50 Alicia Terrace, Windsor Locks, CT 06096 or to any member of the R & H Committee. Your efforts in this regard will be greatly appreciated.

Committee Members

Charles Agli, Jr. Chairman Peter Marsele
Vivian Bachteler Robert Musson
Charlie Danna Joan Robinson
Patricia Hedwall Paul Slattery
Walter Kent, Jr.

Meeting Notice

Meeting Minutes


History of Connecticut Assessors

Volume #1

Volume #2

Volume #3

Volume #4

Index for Volumes 1 thru 4

Abstract of the Single Assessor in CT

Articles & Publications

CAAO Research Historian Committee – IAAO Fair & Equitable Article – 2017

80th Anniversary Publication


January 14, 1935 – 2015

CAAO Award Winning Essays & Articles

Historical Q&A from the Assessoreporter Publications

Dodd Research Center (UCONN)

Al Standish News Article

Historical Reports and Documents

Report on Replacing Windham Board of Assessors with Full Time Assessor – 1964

CAAO Membership Directory – 1974

CAMA Systems Application Manual – 2002

Blue Ribbon Commission on Property Tax Burdens – 2003

Report Regarding Revaluation Policies & Procedures – 2004

Index of Assessing Statutes – 2009

PA 490 Guide – 2010

New Haven Personal Property Tax History on Motor Vehicles – 2011

Photo Archive