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By Daniel Sterner

Hartford, Connecticut, was once settled as an agrarian society with fertile fields and ample plants on the confluence of the Connecticut and Little (later Park) Rivers through Reverend Thomas Hooker and his Puritan congregation. Navigation at the rivers fast confirmed the town as a middle for trade. writer Daniel Sterner delves into the historical past of Hartford with excursions from Bushnell Park to Asylum Hill and during Frog hole. observe the numerous humans, locations and occasions that experience formed the capital of the structure State.

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