March 9, 2017

Resources: Where to Find IMAGES

There are an increasing number of amazing images to be found online. You’ll find many images used on this site from the Library of Congress because […]
March 9, 2017

Resources: Where to Find MAPS

UConn’s MAGIC (Map and Geographic Information Center) is a great resource for maps about Connecticut. You’ll find maps of all kinds including historic maps. One of the […]
March 9, 2017

Bridgeport

Bridgeport PRINTABLE PDF Bridgeport was founded from parts of Stratford and Fairfield. Stratford In 1639, English settlers sailed from Massachusetts Bay Colony up Long Island Sound. […]
March 9, 2017

Invented in Connecticut: Mounds and Almond Joy Candy Bars

Peter Paul’s Path to Sweet Success  Printer-Friendly PDF “Sometimes you feel like a nut, sometimes you don’t.”  –Peter Paul Inc. advertising slogan Peter Halajian came to the […]