April 2, 2017

Catastrophe on the Connecticut River

October 8, 1833 was a dark and stormy night. Seventy passengers boarded the steamboat The New England. They needed to get from New York to Hartford. […]
March 30, 2017

The Mohegan Tribe and the New Nation

The Mohegan Tribe and the New Nation PRINTABLE PDF By Faith Damon Davison After the Revolutionary War, Norwich prospered. But Mohegans were losing their land. The […]
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. […]