Regional North America United States Connecticut Localities H Hartford Society and Culture History
Information on past events, places and people.
Related categories 4
Timeline of the insurance giant's history dating from 1850 to present day.
Bushnell Park History
Descriptive overview provided along with vintage photo.
Hartford African American Heritage Trail
Offers tours of sites around the city that tell the story of the first African Americans in Hartford.
The Hartford Convention
Article by Albert E. Van Dusen, presented by the Connecticut Humanities Council.
Writings on the history of Hartford, Connecticut, including articles, essays, academic papers, and personal recollections.
Hartford, Conn. as a Manufacturing, Business and Commercial Center
Online text of book published in 1889 by the Hartford Board of Trade. Includes vintage photos and historical overview of business development in Hartford from its early years. Digitized and presented by the Arnold Bernhard Library at Quinnipiac College.
Headlines from the Decades
Sample of some interesting news items from the 1700s-1900s in Hartford history.
The History of Elizabeth Park
Brief overview provided.
A River Runs Under It: A Hog River History
Reprint of article by Sandra Wheeler with vintage photos as published in the inaugural issue of The Hog River Journal.
Reprint of article by Alice Porter that was originally published in the July/August 1906 edition of Connecticut Magazine.
Last update:January 2, 2016 at 6:35:05 UTC