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Early Connecticut houses

an historical and architectural study

by Isham, Norman Morrison

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Published by Preston and Rounds Co. in Providence, R.I .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historic buildings -- Connecticut.,
  • Architecture, Domestic -- Connecticut

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Norman M. Isham [and] Albert F. Brown
    ContributionsBrown, Albert F.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF105.A6 I7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 303 p. :
    Number of Pages303
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24176983M
    OCLC/WorldCa5139509

    Early Connecticut History Abstract: Connecticut HistoryA Robin's Eye View of Colonial Connecticut History Hi, I'm the ConneCT Kids Colonial Robin, and I'm going to tell you about the colonial history of our great state of Connecticut as seen by the robins. In fact, I wear these colonial clothes to remind you of our proud past, and all that has gone into making our state what it is today.   Yale University’s “principal repository for literary archives, early manuscripts, and rare books” houses the Gutenberg Bible, the first book printed in the West using movable type. ( Wall. In the book of Jeremiah the Lord is exhorting his people to “ask for the old paths” and “walk therein.” The people of the United States of America would do well to “ask for the old paths” and return to our nation's educational foundations. An important yet little known fact about public school education in our country is that the primary purpose for establishing schools in America.   Today, many people are interested in finding the history of old houses. They may have purchased an old house, have one in their family, or just want to know more about the famous historic houses in their town. The Connecticut State Library has many sources that can help in this search.


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