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Connecticut’s Earliest European Settlers: Recent finds from Glas

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The Preston Connecticut Historical Society


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The Preston Historical Society is dedicated to preserving Preston’s history and rural identity while promoting and enhancing community life for future gene

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During the past three years, archaeologists and public field school participants have unearthed clues about Connecticut’s early colonial past at three archeological sites. The first was undertaken after the unexpected discovery of a buried house cellar within the original John Mason home lot within the Pequot War-era Windsor Palisade. The second site is a large buried farm complex associated with Lt. John Hollister of Glastonbury, dating ... Read more

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