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Historical sketches of Meriden Connecticut

G. W. Perkins

Historical sketches of Meriden Connecticut

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Published by F.E. Hinman in West Meriden .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Meriden (Conn.) -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby G.W. Perkins
    SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 60951
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationv, 117 p.
    Number of Pages117
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14639724M

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The lively narrative of the book is complemented by more than rare photographs and illustrations, including 16 pages of brilliant color. The book will inform and delight longtime residents and newcomers alike.4/4(1). An Historic Record and Pictorial Description of the Town of Meriden, Connecticut and Men who Have Made it: Author: Charles Bancroft Gillespie: Compiled by: Charles Bancroft Gillespie: Publisher: Journal Publishing Company, Original from: the New York Public Library: Digitized: Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

Meriden, in New Haven County, is located in south-central Connecticut, with the Quinnipiac River cutting through its southwestern portion.

Formerly known as Industrialization brought a manufacturing boom and Meriden began producing everything from ivory combs, buttons, tinware, and cutlery, to coffee grinders and organs—though Meriden would eventually become famous as the Silver City.

In the s and s Meriden was a rural or suburban sector of the town of Wallingford. Situated halfway between the Connecticut Colony on the north (Hartford - Wethersfield) and the New Haven Colony on the south, it became a stopping place for colonists who traveled by horse or by foot.

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is a membership-supported non-profit organization Historical sketches of Meriden Connecticut book those who are interested in the history of Meriden, Connecticut. We operate two buildings: the Bernice C. Morehouse Research Center, located at Hanover Avenue, South Meriden, and the Andrews Homestead, at West Main Street, Meriden.

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Historical sketch of Rev. John Hubbard of Meriden, Conn.: his ancestors and descendants, [Ellen R Hough; Albert H Wilcox].

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Despite large numbers of local industries going out of business by the start of the Civil War, two former peddlers, Horace and Dennis Wilcox, helped establish a lucrative silver industry in Meriden. Bringing together numerous. Barber, John Warner: Connecticut Historical Collections, Containing a General Collection of Interesting Facts, Traditions, Biographical Sketches, Anecdotes, etc., relating to the History and Antiquities of Every Town in Connecticut, with Geographical Haven: Durrie & Peck and J.

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