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Connecticut Hall

 
 
Connecticut Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 18, 2010
1. Connecticut Hall Marker
east marker
Inscription.
[ marker at the east end of the building ]
In This Hall
Was The Room Of
Nathan Hale
Of The Class Of
1773

[ marker at the west end of the building ]
Connecticut Hall
Corner Stone Laid
1750
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Restored By The Graduates
1905

 
Location. 41° 18.482′ N, 72° 55.732′ W. Marker is in New Haven, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker can be reached from College Street 0.1 miles south of Elm Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Located on the campus of Yale University. Marker is in this post office area: New Haven CT 06510, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Nathan Hale (within shouting distance of this marker); Roger Sherman Homesite (within shouting distance of this marker); Col Edward Whalley (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Theophilus Eaton (about 600 feet away); New Haven Common Burial Ground (about 600 feet away); Stephen Goodyear (about 600 feet away); Col William Goffe (about 600 feet away); First Meeting House (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in New Haven.
 
Regarding Connecticut Hall. Connecticut Hall
Connecticut Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 18, 2010
2. Connecticut Hall Marker
west marker
is a Georgian-style building on the Old Campus of Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut. Built in 1752, it is the oldest building on the Yale campus (in fact its only surviving 18th-century structure) and one of the oldest buildings in Connecticut.
Originally a student dormitory, its notable residents included Nathan Hale, James Hillhouse, Noah Webster, Eli Whitney, John William Sterling, John Trumbull and David Humphreys.
Connecticut Hall is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
A statue of Nathan Hale stands next to Connecticut Hall.
 
Also see . . .  Connecticut Hall on Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 24, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraEducation
 
Connecticut Hall image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 18, 2010
3. Connecticut Hall
west marker
Connecticut Hall image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 18, 2010
4. Connecticut Hall
east marker and statue of Nathan Hale
Connecticut Hall image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 18, 2010
5. Connecticut Hall
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 637 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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