Beyond the New Township: Wooster Square Digital Resources

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Wednesday, February 26 at 6:00 pm
“This Beautiful and Rapidly Improving Section of Our City:” William Lanson, Labor, and Early Industrial Transformation in New Haven’s Wooster Square.
Speaker: Peter P. Hinks

Researching Wooster Square?
Here are just a few of the related manuscript and photograph collections that can be found at the New Haven Museum:

  • MSS 1: Arnold Guyot Dana Collection
  • MSS 4: New Haven Clock Company Papers, 1853-1956
  • MSS 11: Woman’s Seamen’s Friend Society of Connecticut
  • MSS B59: C. Cowles & Company
  • MSS 70: Sargent Family
  • MSS 73: Leverett Candee Papers, 1843-1864
  • MSS 78: Neighborhood Music School
  • MSS 79: Mermin Collection (Redevelopment)
  • MSS 106: Benedict Arnold Papers
  • MSS 118: Wooster Family Papers
  • MSS 136: Lampson Lumber Co.
  • MSS 137: Leila Day Nursery
  • MSS 273: Strouse, Adler Co.
  • New Haven Redevelopment Agency Photograph Collection

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Additional Resources:
A variety of books related to Wooster Square are available in the Museum Shop.

Upcoming Events

  • July 27, 2014
      Starts: 12:00 pm
      Ends: July 27, 2014 - 4:00 pm
      Location: 325 Lighthouse Road, New Haven, CT, United States
  • July 28, 2014


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