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rebuilding Hartford 300 x 150
Public Guided Tour
Town: Hartford
Saturday, December 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Saturdays November and December
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rebuilding Hartford 300 x 150
Public Guided Tour
Town: Hartford
Tuesday, December 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Every Tuesday in November and December
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Inside the CHS

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Collections December 17, 2014

What if it they only had 140 characters?

The Williams sisters used every available spot on the paper to write their letters even when the paper was oversize.

history of hartford connecticut
Exhibits December 16, 2014

The “Four Builds” – The History of Hartford, Connecticut

Houses, apartments, businesses, schools, places of worship. Like all cities, Hartford’s built environment—its physical structures and shape—has changed over time for many different reasons.

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50 objects to define Connecticut
December, 2014

What makes Connecticut, Connecticut?

Looking for 50 objects that help tell the story of the state, the CT Historical Society opens up submissions to the public.