Connecticut Historical Society

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1 Elizabeth Street
Hartford, Connecticut 06105
Telephone: 860-236-5621
Fax: 860-236-2664
E-mail: ask_us@chs.org
Internet: Connecticut Historical Society
Internet: Family History reference works, Mss., online resources, periodicals, microfilm and fiche.

Town records, biographies, manuscripts, families, early settlers, church records, photos, and maps.[1]

Mission

The Connecticut Historical Society is a private, not-for-profit museum, library, research and educational center. Our mission is to inspire and foster a life-long interest in history through exhibitions, programs, and Connecticut-related collections, because improving knowledge of the past enhances understanding of the present and the ability to meet the challenges of the future.

Historical Background

  • Founded in 1825, the Connecticut Historical Society houses an extensive and comprehensive Connecticut-related collection of manuscripts, printed material, artifacts and images that document social, cultural, and family history.
  • Detailed history

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References

  1. Dollarhide and Bremer, 25.