March 30, 2017

Uncas, the Mohegan Tribe, and the Founding of Norwich

Uncas, the Mohegan Tribe, and the Founding of Norwich PRINTABLE PDF By Faith Damon Davison In the early 1600s, Tatobem was the Pequot sachem. He also […]
March 26, 2017

State Hero Nathan Hale

State Hero Nathan Hale PRINTABLE PDF It’s hard to imagine what Nathan Hale’s last days were like. He was just 21 years old when he died. […]
March 24, 2017

Educated in One Room

Educated in One Room PRINTABLE PDF Connecticut’s first settlers educated their children at home. When enough families settled nearby, they opened a school. Children had to […]
March 21, 2017

Child Labor: Working as a Newsie

Working as a Newsie PRINTABLE PDF A cold and windy day. Small boy, Paul Zozzaro, 9 years old, begins at 7 a.m. daily. Then goes to […]