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Image for Register of the Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of Connecticut 1957-1958

Register of the Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of Connecticut 1957-1958

By: Eldred, Mrs. Roger M. (recording secretary)

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Society of Mayflower Descendants: 1958

Seller ID: 27017


Good; Softcover; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 79 pages in plastic comb binding. Cover rather soiled and scuffed. Interior lightly foxed, showing some pencil markings in the margins. Officers past and current, Connecticut members 1957-1958 --names and addresses, Signers of the Mayflower Compact, List of Passengers on the Mayflower. View more info

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The Parsonage: First Congregational Church, Old Lyme, Connecticut

By: Ely, Susan Hollingsworth; Parsons, Margaret Wellington

Price: $27.00

Publisher: First Congregational Church, Old Lyme, Connecticut: 1983

Seller ID: 31232


Very Good+; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 72 pp.booklet; pictorial cover; black & white photographs. Well-researched history of the parsonage of First Congregational Church in Old Lyme, Connecticut. Clean, firmly bound, unmarked. Light tanning on spine, edges of cover. Pages bright, crisp. View more info

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Twentieth and Twenty-First Reports of the Boards of Directors of the Connecticut Industrial School for Girls, State of Connecticut, 1891.

By: Fairbank, William G. (superintendant); Smith, Henry D. (President, Board of Directors)

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Pelton & King: 1890

Seller ID: 28035


Very Good-; Softcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Middletown, CT; 59 pages, gray printed wraps. Report of the Connecticut Industrial School for Girls (basically a reform school) with statistics on ages, ethnicity, and nativity of the girls incarcerated there; treasurers report, account of donations, farm produce consumed and more. Spine chipped, edges of cover browned. Interior clean, unmarked. View more info

Image for Twenty-fourth and Twenty-Fifth Reports of the Boards of Directors of the Connecticut Industrial School for Girls, State of Connecticut, 1895.

Twenty-fourth and Twenty-Fifth Reports of the Boards of Directors of the Connecticut Industrial School for Girls, State of Connecticut, 1895.

By: Fairbank, William G. (superintendant); Smith, Henry D. (President, Board of Directors)

Price: $35.96

Publisher: Pelton & King: 1894

Seller ID: 28036


Very Good-; Softcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Middletown, CT; 71 pages, gray printed wraps. Report of the Connecticut Industrial School for Girls (basically a reform school) with statistics on ages, ethnicity, and nativity of the girls incarcerated there; treasurers report, account of donations, farm produce consumed and more. Cover browned on edges, long crease on front, light soil on back. Interior clean, unmarked. View more info

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Arsenal of the Revolution

By: Fales, Edward; Boughton, Kathryn

Price: $18.00

Publisher: The Salisbury Association, Inc.: 1997

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 27485

ISBN: 0966156609


Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; About Fine book, crisp, tight, unmarked. Revolutionary War history of the tri-state region of Connecticut, New York, and Massachusetts including the towns of Sheffield, Salisbury, Millerton, Canaan, Sharon, Falls Village, Cornwall, Ashley Falls, and several other towns. View more info

Image for Hartford, Hartford Vol. II, Hartford Vol. III, Victorian Hartford Revisited, Lost Hartford, West Hartford, Route 15 The Road to Hartford (7 books Hartford Images of America/Postcard History)

Hartford, Hartford Vol. II, Hartford Vol. III, Victorian Hartford Revisited, Lost Hartford, West Hartford, Route 15 The Road to Hartford (7 books Hartford Images of America/Postcard History)

By: Faude, Wilson H. ; Larry Larned, Tomas J. Nenortas.

Price: $67.50

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2004

Seller ID: 30938


Fine; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Seven paperback books, all Hartford-related photohistories from the Images of America vintage photograph series. All Fine (except for Lost Hartford -crease on front cover), tight, crisp, unmarked. A great gift for Hartford natives and history buffs. View more info

Image for Once Upon Quoketaug:  The Biography of a Connecticut Farm Family 1712-1960.

Once Upon Quoketaug: The Biography of a Connecticut Farm Family 1712-1960.

By: Favretti, Rudy J.

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Parousia Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30592


Good+; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Willimantic, CT; 171 p in olive green pictorial wraps. SIGNED by author, Rudy Favretti. Good to Very Good book. Spine tanned; inside edge of back cover faded. Binding solid. Interior clean, bright. Minor offset on title page from newspaper clipping. Favretti, an authority on landscaping and agricultural history, researchs the farm life of 9 generations of the Williams family in Quoketaug (Old Mystic) , Connecticut. ; Signed by Author View more info

Image for Cannondale  A Connecticut Neighborhood

Cannondale A Connecticut Neighborhood

By: Feeley, Marc; et, al.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Wilton Historical Society: 1987

Edition: -

Seller ID: 23803


Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Crisp book, appears unread. No names or markings. View more info

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Wethersfield Volunteer Fire Department 200th Anniversary (1803-2003) Commemorative Book

By: Fippinger, Captain Richard T

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Wethersfield Volunteer Fire Department: 2003

Edition: -

Seller ID: 22099


Near Fine; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 116 pages, illustrated. Brief history, chronology, and photographic account of Wethersfield Connecticut's Volunteer Fire Department. Minor rubbing on cover. Crisp, unmarked. ; View more info

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A History of New Britain [Connecticut]

By: Fowler, Herbert E.

Price: $31.50

Publisher: New Britain Historical Society: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30452


Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 294 pp. bound in blue cloth; illustrated with black & white photos; map of New Britain in 1758 inc. Stanley Quarter and Hart Quarter. Bright, clean cover; solid binding, sharp corners. Pages also clean, bright, unmarked. Dust jacket with large piece missing near head of spine; chipping along top edge. View more info

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New Britain General Hospital Reflections of Our Past

By: Fraprie, Frank

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Bellemore Books: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 27463

ISBN: 0944641423


Near Fine; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; SIGNED by author, with personalized inscription. 154 pages, bound in beige cloth with pictorial cover. Issued without jacket. Illustrated history of New Britain General Hospital. Bright clean cover, light bump to corner tip. Interior crisp, unmarked. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. View more info

Image for Rodeph Sholom Dedication Journal 1949 [5709]

Rodeph Sholom Dedication Journal 1949 [5709]

By: Friedman, Herman; and Dedication Journal Committee

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Rodeph Sholom: 1949

Seller ID: 29160


Very Good; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Dedication Journal of Rodeph Sholom on Park and Capitol Avenues, Bridgeport, Connecticut from its 1949 dedication. Program from dedication service laid in. Includes photos of officers, classes, clubs, boy scouts, girl scouts, etc. Lists of patrons, members, sponsors with pages of ads. Clean cover with light wear at base of spine. Tightly bound. Interior clean, unmarked. Light musty odor. View more info

Image for Dau's Blue Book for Hartford, Conn. and Suburban Towns 1918

Dau's Blue Book for Hartford, Conn. and Suburban Towns 1918

By: G. F. Warfield & Co., representative

Price: $49.50

Publisher: Dau's Blue Books, Inc.: 1918

Seller ID: 30698


Very Good-; Hardcover; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; New York; 145 pp. bound in blue cloth, bevelled edges, gilt decoration & lettering; top edge gilt. List of Hartford persons of prominent social standing, by street address. Also includes "society" members of surrounding towns, names only. Perhaps most interesting is the list of 94 clubs with officers and members, including: Acorn Club, Army and Navy Club of Connecticut, Beefsteak Club, Conversational Club, Goodwill Club, Hartford Art Club, Hartford Yacht Club, Hatchetts Reef Club, Republican Club, Smith College Club, Saturday M... View more info

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A Century in Connecticut; Written & Published by G. Fox & Co. Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of its Founding in Hartford Connecticut 1847-1947

By: G. Fox & Co

Price: $36.00

Publisher: G. Fox & Co.: 1948

Seller ID: 27992


Very Good-; Hardcover; Folio 13" - 23" tall; Hartford, CT; 64 p, bound in blue & white pictorial cloth-backed boards. 17 Connecticut-related vignettes featured on front cover. Illlustrated blue & white endpapers. Good to Very Good book. Bright cover; solid binding. Minor scuffing on front cover. Corner tips worn to card; edges show a few chips Interior quite bright, crisp, unmarked. History of Hartford & Connecticut presented in a collection of 53 nicely-illustrated G. Fox advertisements. Featured topics: 100 Years on Main Sreet, Legend of Centinel Hill, Gershon Fox Builds His Store... View more info

Image for Hartland Patriotic Celebration and Unveiling Bronze Tablet on Millstone Used in the Colonial and Revolutionary Wars for Grinding Grain for Soldiers

Hartland Patriotic Celebration and Unveiling Bronze Tablet on Millstone Used in the Colonial and Revolutionary Wars for Grinding Grain for Soldiers

By: Gaines, David N. ; Godard, George S. ; Jones, Edward P.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: East Hartland Cemetery Association: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14474


Very Good; Pamphlet; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Hartland, CT; 18 pages in stapled wraps. A couple of corner creases on cover. Interior lightly tanned. Else very good. A commemoration & re-enactment held on Bunker Hill Day, June 17, 1930 in Hartland, Connecticut. Pamphlet included program of ceremonies, Roster of Hartland men who fought in the French & Indian Wars; Roster of the Old Continental Army, Hartland men who fought in the War of 1812, the Civil War, and the First World War. ; View more info