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Early Church Bell Founders

Church bells served many important functions in early New England. Consequently, skilled bellfounders in Connecticut found themselves in high demand.

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Scrabble Copyrighted – Today in History: December 1

On December 1, 1948, James Brunot of Newtown copyrighted the…

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Over Time: Newtown’s Historical Population

March 17, 2015 • Hide Featured Image, Newtown

Census data, from colonial times on up to the present, is a key resource for those who study the ways in which communities change with the passage of time.

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The Connecticut Town Green

Considered a quintessential feature of the New England landscape, town greens weren’t always the peaceful, park-like spaces we treasure today.

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