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Manchester, Connecticut, USA

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Manchester, Hartford, Connecticut, USA

"Manchester, a post-village and township of Hartford co., Conn., on the Hockanum River, 9 miles by rail B.N.B. of Hartford. Two weekly newspapers are published. The township contains 7 churches, paper-mills, cotton-mills, and woollen-, silk-, gingham-, and stockinet factories. Pop. of the township in 1890, 8222."

Lippincott's Gazetteer of the World: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ...
Joseph Thomas
January 1, 1895
J.B. Lippincott


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Manchester, Connecticut, USA

Municipal Building and Center Congregational Church, Manchester, Conn.

Manchester, Connecticut, USA

S. O. Manchester, Conn. Ruins of Old Glass Works Built in 1783

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Manchester, Connecticut, USA

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News  1878 - Guided by a Spirit
In a paper mill in Manchester, Connecticut, is in use an improved machine, in building which the...Read MORE...

News  1883 - Eels Stop Paper
The machinery in a paper mill at Manchester, Connecticut, was stopped by four large eels blocking...Read MORE...

News  1888 - A BAD RAILROAD ACCIDENT. BOTH THE ENGINEER AND FIREMAN KILLED BY AN EXPLOSION.
Hartford, Conn., March 28. - There was a bad accident on the New York and New England Railroad...Read MORE...

News  1894 - Intelligent Puss
A young woman bookkeeper employed in an office at South Manchester, Connecticut, has been in the...Read MORE...

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1906
Manchester, a post-village and township (town) of Hartford co., Conn., on the Hockanum River, 9...Read MORE...

News  1910 - Pullet In Manchester, Conn., Has Record of Laying on 37 Consecutive Days.
Hartford, Conn., Dec. 1 - With all previous Connecticut records smashed beyond recognition, the...Read MORE...

News  1913 - 1,600 PUPILS ESCAPE FIRE.
Manchester, Conn. - Sixteen hundred school children were endangered when fire broke out in the Pine ...Read MORE...


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Ancestors buried in Manchester - Cemeteries in Manchester, Connecticut, USA

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