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Hartford, Connecticut

Introduction Hartford, capital of the state of Connecticut, on the Connecticut, with 140,000 inhabitants. (aggl.: approx. 730,000 inhabitants). The city is the main center of transportation (inland port, rail lines, airport), commerce, industry and education of the state. It is home to many banking and insurance institutions, making the city one of the most important… Read More »

The Climate of Connecticut

The state of Connecticut (CT) is located in the northeastern United States and belongs to the New England region. Connecticut is one of the smallest states in America in terms of area, but in terms of population density, Connecticut ranks fourth in the ranking. Connecticut lies on the dividing line between a warm maritime climate… Read More »

Connecticut History Timeline

The original inhabitants of Connecticut (Algonquian Indians) referred to this land as Quinnetukut, which is believed to mean ” The Place of the Long River”. All those Native Americans would perish from diseases brought to this land by European explorers in the 17th century, and from the brutality of colonial expansion through their ancestral homelands.… Read More »