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Connecticut

One of the original 13 states, Connecticut is known as the "Constitution State." It gets its name from an Algonquian word meaning "land on the long tidal river." Hartford has been the capital of Connecticut since 1875 and the state flower is the mountain laurel.

Vintage and current images of historic cities, people, events, and places in Connecticut.

Falls Village, CT

Falls Village, CT

Stamford, CT - St. Mary's Church

Stamford, CT - St. Mary's Church

Hartford, CT - Capitol

Hartford, CT - Capitol

Hartford, CT - Skyline

Hartford, CT - Skyline

University of Connecticut - Barn

University of Connecticut - Barn

Stratford, CT - Christ Church Windows

Stratford, CT - Christ Church Windows

Southington, CT - Amusement Park

Southington, CT - Amusement Park

Connecticut River & Red Buildings

Connecticut River & Red Buildings

Cornwall Bridge, CT

Cornwall Bridge, CT

Wilton, CT - Fryes Measure Mill

Wilton, CT - Fryes Measure Mill

Southington, CT - Young Patriots

Southington, CT - Young Patriots

Connecticut Barn

Connecticut Barn

Danbury, CT - Painted Pepsi Sign

Danbury, CT - Painted Pepsi Sign

Long Island Sound, CT

Long Island Sound, CT

Stonington, CT - Boulder Beach

Boulder Beach in StoningtonCTCarolHighsmith2011

East Haddam, CT - Chapman Fall

East Haddam, CT - Chapman Fall

Mystic Seaport, CT

Mystic Seaport, CT

Connecticut River, CT

Connecticut RiverCTBoatCarolHighsmith2011

East Haddam, CT - Goodspeed Opera House,

Goodspeed Opera House, East HaddamCTCarolHighsmith2011

Rowayton, CT

RowaytonCarolHighsmith2011