History Books - State - Connecticut

One Hundred Years of Hartt: A Centennial Celebration of the Hartt School Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780819579522
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Published: Wesleyan University Press - December 8th, 2019

The University of Hartford's Hartt School celebrates its centennial in this lavishly illustrated book. The Hartt School holds unique qualities that continue to distinguish it from other performing arts institutions.


Salem on the Thames: Moral Panic, Anti-Zionism, and the Triumph of Hate Speech at Connecticut College (Antisemitism in America) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781644690994
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Published: Academic Studies Press - March 17th, 2020

In the Spring of 2015, a post-modern version of the Salem witchcraft trials took place at Connecticut College on the Thames River.


Hartford Seen Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780819579256
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Published: Wesleyan University Press - March 3rd, 2020

Hartford Seen is the first modern-day art photography book to focus on Connecticut's capital. Comprising more than 150 full-color images, it has been in the making for two decades.


Yale Needs Women: How the First Group of Girls Rewrote the Rules of an Ivy League Giant Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781492687740
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Published: Sourcebooks - September 10th, 2019

"Perkins makes the story of these early and unwitting feminist pioneers come alive against the backdrop of the contemporaneous civil rights and anti-war movements of the 1970s, and offers observations that remain eerily relevant on U.S. campuses today." --Edward B. Fiske, bestselling author of Fiske Guide to Colleges


Clinton (Images of America (Arcadia Publishing)) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781467103558
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - June 3rd, 2019

Clinton, Connecticut, is a small shoreline town situated 25 miles east of New Haven. It was founded in 1663 when a committee appointed by the General Court at Hartford laid out a settlement called the Homonoscitt Plantation. In 1838, following multiple name changes during the intervening years, it came to be known as Clinton.


Southbury Through Time: Remnants of Our Past Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781635000856
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Published: America Through Time - April 29th, 2019

Southbury Through Time: Remnants of Our Past presents the quest to find vestiges of Southbury's existence from the earliest settlers in their everyday life, through religion, education, industry, and transportation. The town's location at the end of the Pomperaug Valley and situated along numerous water sources has made it an ideal crossroad throughout history.


Cromwell (Images of America) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781467102704
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - April 1st, 2019

Once known worldwide as "Rosetown," Cromwell has enjoyed multiple identities in its nearly 370-year existence. Initially called Upper Houses, the village was a tiny religious and agricultural outpost of the larger Middletown colonial settlement on the Connecticut River. Gradually, substantial maritime activities developed to define the community.


Appalachian Trail guide to Massachusetts-Connecticut Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781944958091
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Published: Appalachian Trail Conservancy - February 15th, 2019

The official guide to the 141 miles of the Appalachian Trail between the Vermont and New York lines, paralleling the western borders of Massachusetts and Connecticut.


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