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The history of Connecticut

from the first settlement of the colony

by G. H. Hollister

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Published by L. Stebbins in Hartford .
Written in English


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Statementby G. H. Hollister
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24455529M
OCLC/WorldCa7301114

Civil War Connecticut was also a center for the anti-slavery movement in the s. Many abolitionists lived in the state including John Brown, who led the raid on Harper's Ferry, and Harriet Beecher Stowe, who wrote Uncle Tom's , Connecticut outlawed slavery. When the Civil War broke out in , Connecticut fought on the side of the North.


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