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Connecticut -- History

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Archival resources (4)
Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 (1)
Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775. (2)

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View Resource The Connecticut Historical Society

Founded in 1825, the Connecticut Historical Society is one of the oldest such societies in the United States, and a repository for a great deal of historical documents and other material dealing with the history of the state. On their site, visitors will find a host of online exhibits dealing with such diverse topics as Hartford in the 1850s, Connecticut in the Jazz Age, and Early American Tavern...

https://chs.org/
View Resource Connecticut History Online

Online digital collaborations have reaped great dividends in the past few years, and this latest project involving the Connecticut State Library, Mystic Seaport, the Connecticut Historical Society, and the New Haven Colony Historical Society is no exception. Currently, the Connecticut History Online website contains over 14,000 images of photographs, drawings, and prints that may be searched in a...

http://connecticuthistoryillustrated.org
View Resource The Museum of Connecticut History Home Page

Located in the historic Connecticut State Library and Supreme Court Building, the Museum of Connecticut History documents the political, cultural, technological, and urban history of the Nutmeg State. On the site, visitors will find six primary sections, including "Museum Exhibits", "Colt Collection", and "About the Museum". The "Colt Collection" section provides information about the famous gun...

http://museumofcthistory.org/
View Resource Fairfield University Digital Archives

Located in Connecticut, Fairfield University has a long and distinguished history. The institution's digital archive "offers a wealth of historical information reflecting the origins and development of Fairfield University." On this site, visitors can make their way through four remarkable collections, including historic photographs, documents, and student newspapers. The Historical Photographs...

http://digital.fairfield.edu/