Links

This page begins with general Connecticut links, followed by a listing by town. Please note the individual town pages linked below, arranged by region, with a link to the Towns page where they are listed alphabetically. Click on town links to find additional historic and cultural resources for each town, including links to published town histories available online! So far, the towns listed are primarily those with buildings thus far featured on this blog.

Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation
http://www.cttrust.org/

Connecticut Architecture Bibliography
http://www.ctheritage.org/biography/topical_culture/architecture.htm

Old House Resources (CT State Library)

http://www.cslib.org/OldHouse.htm

Architectural Resources (PVMA)

http://memorialhall.mass.edu/activities/architecture/bibliography.html

Built in America (Library of Congress)
http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/collections/habs_haer/

Connecticut Octagon Houses
http://www.octagon.bobanna.com/CT.html

Historical Home (Real Estate Blog)
http://www.historical-home.com/

Connecticut’s Heritage Gateway
http://www.ctheritage.org/

Connecticut Historical Society
http://www.chs.org/

Connecticut History Online
http://www.cthistoryonline.org/cdm-cho/index.html

Connecticut History Resources (CT State Library)
http://www.cslib.org/history.htm

Quinnipiac University’s Digitized Connecticut History Books
http://www.quinnipiac.edu/x915.xml

The Thomas J. Dodd Research Center (UCONN)
http://doddcenter.uconn.edu/

Colonial Connecticut Records, 1636-1776
http://www.colonialct.uconn.edu/

Stories behind the names of Connecticut’s 169 Towns
http://www.courant.com/features/lifestyle/hc-townnames.artnov24,0,4022349.htmlstory

Connecticut County Formation Maps
http://www.familyhistory101.com/maps/ct_cf.html

Connecticut Maps
http://www.ct.gov/ecd/cwp/view.asp?a=1106&Q=250996

Connecticut Genealogy Book Links
http://www.genealogybooklinks.com/Connecticut.htm

Connecticut History (blog)
http://connecticuthistory.blogspot.com/

Connecticut Museum Quest (blog)
http://www.ctmuseumquest.com/

Connecticut League of History Organizations
http://www.clho.org/

The Association for the Study of Connecticut History
http://asch.ccsu.edu/

Connecticut Humanities Council
http://www.cthum.org/

Connecticut Landmarks
http://www.ctlandmarks.org/

Connecticut Roads
http://www.kurumi.com/roads/ct/index.html

Historic Barns of Connecticut
http://www.connecticutbarns.org/

Train Stations of Connecticut
http://www.kinglyheirs.com/NewYorkStateRailroads/ConnrcticutStations1.html

Connecticut Lighthouses
http://www.lighthouse.cc/ct.html

Lighthouses of Connecticut
http://www.lighthousefriends.com/pull-state.asp?state=CT

Connecticut’s Historic Highway Bridges
http://www.past-inc.org/historic-bridges/

Connecticut Town Greens
http://www.towngreens.com/

CT Monuments.net
http://ctmonuments.net/

Civil War Monuments of Connecticut
http://www.chs.org/ransom/default.htm

Connecticut Gravestone Network
http://www.ctgravestones.com/

Connecticut Olmsted Heritage Alliance
http://www.ctolmsted.org/

The Connecticut Society (Washington, D.C.)
http://www.ctsociety-dc.org/

Towns & Cities in Connecticut
http://www.ct.gov/ctportal/cwp/view.asp?a=843&q=257266

Connecticut Local Histories
http://history.rays-place.com/ct/ct-towns.htm

Genealogy of Connecticut Towns
http://aleph0.clarku.edu/~djoyce/gen/conn/conntowns.html

Mr Blandings Builds His Dream House (blog)
http://www.mrblandingsbuilds.blogspot.com/

Muddy Crayon Lion’s CT Treks (blog)
http://muddycrayonlion.blogspot.com/

Links by Town

Hartford Area West of the Connecticut River

Hartford, West Hartford, Farmington, Plainville, Bristol, Avon, Canton, Simsbury, Granby, East Granby, Suffield, Bloomfield, Windsor, Windsor Locks, Wethersfield, Newington, Rocky Hill, Berlin, New Britain

Hartford Area East of the Connecticut River

East Hartford, Manchester, South Windsor, East Windsor, Ellington, Enfield, Vernon, Glastonbury

Middletown Area

Middletown, Cromwell, Portland, East Hampton, Durham

Lower Connecticut River Valley

Haddam, East Haddam, Chester, Deep River, Essex, Old Saybrook, Old Lyme, Killingworth, Westbrook, Clinton

New London Area

New London, Groton, Mystic, Stonington, Montville, East Lyme, Waterford

Meriden to Waterbury Area

Meriden, Waterbury, Wallingford, Cheshire, Southington, Middlebury

New Haven Area

New Haven, West Haven, Hamden, North Haven, East Haven, Branford, North Branford, Guilford, Madison, Orange, Milford, Bethany, Woodbridge

Lower Naugatuck River Valley

Naugatuck, Derby, Ansonia, Seymour, Shelton, Oxford, Beacon Falls

Fairfield County Shoreline and Vicinity

Greenwich, Stamford, Darien, New Canaan, Norwalk, Wilton, Weston, Westport, Fairfield, Bridgeport, Stratford, Trumbull

Western Connecticut

Torrington, Danbury, Ridgefield, Redding, Monroe, Litchfield, Winchester, Norfolk, Woodbury, Southbury, New Hartford, Burlington, Harwinton, Plymouth, Watertown, Newtown, Bethlehem, New Milford, Warren

Eastern Connecticut

Tolland, Coventry, Bolton, Andover, Hebron, Canterbury, Plainfield, Columbia, Marlborough, Colchester, Lebanon, Mansfield, Scotland, Windham, Woodstock, Norwich

Alphabetical Listing of Towns

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