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Wethersfield Prison Blues

By Wethersfield Historical Society on June 3, 2011 11:32 AM

In September 1827, the newly constructed Connecticut State Prison opened its doors to eighty-one inmates once housed at Newgate Prison...

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Wethersfield Prison Blues - Additional Notes

By Wethersfield Historical Society on June 3, 2011 11:46 AM

Wethersfield Historical Society member John Oblak contributed the following additional notes.Brenda Milkofsky [former WHS Director] gave a lecture a number...

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About the Author: Amy Gagnon

By Wethersfield Historical Society on June 30, 2011 3:50 PM

Amy Gagnon completed her Master's work in Public History at Central Connecticut State University in 2010 and will be presenting...

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