DISCOVERING LOWER NEW ENGLAND: HISTORICAL TOURS

                                                  

 

Patrick Louis Cooney, Ph. D.

 

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INTRODUCTION

PART I. SETTLEMENT

CHAPTER 1.  SETTLEMENTS: WETHERSFIELD, WINDSOR AND FARMINGTON

PART II. THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION

CHAPTER 2.  NATHAN HALE OF COVENTRY

CHAPTER 3.  COLONIAL NEWPORT

CHAPTER 4.  PLANNING THE YORKTOWN CAMPAIGN AT WETHERSFIELD

CHAPTER 5.  THE BRITISH RAID ON NEW LONDON AND GROTON

PART III. THE FEDERAL PERIOD

CHAPTER 6.  SHAYS'S REBELLION AT SPRINGFIELD

CHAPTER 7.  THE FEDERAL PERIOD IN THE HARTFORD AREA

CHAPTER 8.  THE HARTFORD WITS AT ANSONIA

CHAPTER 9.  LIFE IN THE FEDERAL PERIOD: LITCHFIELD

CHAPTER 10.  STONINGTON

PART IV. THE JACKSONIAN REVOLUTION

CHAPTER 11.  P. T. BARNUM AT BRIDGEPORT

CHAPTER 12.  SUSAN B. ANTHONY OF NORTH ADAMS

CHAPTER 13.  ROMANTICISM IN THE BERKSHIRES

PART V: INDUSTRY AND TRANSPORTATION

CHAPTER 14.  INDUSTRY

CHAPTER 15.  MARITIME HISTORY

CHAPTER 16.  TRANSPORTATION: CANAL, RAILROAD AND TROLLEY SITES

PART VI. CIVIL WAR AND POST CIVIL WAR PERIOD

CHAPTER 17.  HENRY BOWEN AT WOODSTOCK

CHAPTER 18.  EDWARD BELLAMY OF CHICOPEE FALLS

CHAPTER 19.  THE SUPERRICH OF NEWPORT

CHAPTER 20.  WEALTH AND THE ARTS IN THE BERKSHIRES: STOCKBRIDGE AND LENOX

CHAPTER 21.  RAILROAD MOGUL OF NORWALK

CHAPTER 22.  HARRIET BEECHER STOWE AND MARK TWAIN AT HARTFORD

CHAPTER 23.  EMILY DICKINSON OF AMHERST

PART VII. THE TWENTIETH CENTURY

CHAPTER 24.  AMERICAN IMPRESSIONISM AT OLD LYME

CHAPTER 25.  AVIATION

CHAPTER 26.  NEW HAVEN'S MODERN ARCHITECTURE

CHAPTER 27.  LIFE IN CAMELOT: KENNEDY AT NEWPORT

CHAPTER 28.  PRESIDENT GEORGE BUSH OF GREENWICH

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