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Wethersfield Enters the Revolution

By Wethersfield Historical Society on March 3, 2012 2:02 PM

by Ronna L. ReynoldsThat spark was provided by the "shot heard round the world" on April 19, 1775.  At ten...

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Wethersfield's Maritime Contribution to the Revolutionary War

By Wethersfield Historical Society on March 3, 2012 2:15 PM

by Ronna L. ReynoldsThe early theater of military action [in the American Revolution] centered in New England, prompting immediate and...

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Who was Charles Wright?

By Wethersfield Historical Society on March 3, 2012 2:27 PM

Who was Charles Wright that a school is named for him?    His portrait hangs in the lobby, but his distinguished...

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Rocky Hill: A History

By Wethersfield Historical Society on March 3, 2012 2:48 PM

Rocky Hill: A HistoryBy Rafaele FierroIt was only a matter of time. Rocky Hill citizens since the 1820s had been...

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About the Author: Joe Duffy

By Wethersfield Historical Society on March 8, 2012 3:41 PM

Joe Duffy is a graduate of Fairfield U and holds a Master's in history from Trinity College.  He taught history...

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About the Author: Joyce Rossignol

By Wethersfield Historical Society on March 10, 2012 5:08 PM

Joyce Rossignol came to Wethersfield as editor of the Wethersfield Post in 1970. After "retiring" from the Post, she became,...

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Fairway 6

By Wethersfield Historical Society on March 15, 2012 4:04 PM

by Jim Meehan Not all "historic" accounts are "History" -  defined as "a continuous, systematic narrative of past events as...

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