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New Britain, Connecticut, USA

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New Britain, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
The city of New Britain is located in central Connecticut and is a part of Hartford County. Once known as the “Great Swamp” in the Berlin section of Farmington, in 1754 the colony approved the area as a new parish and named it New Briton. By the beginning of the 19th century, New Britain had made its mark as an emerging industrial village. Nicknamed the Hardware City, New Britain has been home to the Stanley Works, the American Hardware Corporation, and various other large manufacturing companies.
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New Britain, Connecticut, USA

Main Street, New Britain, Conn.

New Britain, Connecticut, USA

Sacred Heart Polish R.C. School, New Britain, Conn.

New Britain, Connecticut, USA

North Main Street, New Britain, Conn.

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1687 - New Britain founded

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1849 - Teachers' College
First teachers' college founded at New Britain (now Central Connecticut State University).
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News  1883 - A NARROW ESCAPE.
Railway Accident in Connecticut - Remarkable Escape from a Serious Disaster.

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News  1904 - Interior of Edifice Ruined and Two Priests Endangered.
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., Jan. 21. — An explosion in the basement of St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church...Read MORE...

News  1905 - BODY CUT IN TWO.
New Britain, Conn., Dec. 13 - The Main street grade crossing, where several deaths have occurred,...Read MORE...

1906
New Britain, a city of Hartford co., Conn., in New Britain township (town), on the New York, New...Read MORE...

News  1907 - NEW BRITAIN TROLLIES CRASH. Many Seriously Injured But No Fatalities.
A bad head-on trolly{sic} accident, which probably will result fatally, occurred last night on a...Read MORE...


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