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1902 Constitutional Convention Pin Oak Tree Marker image, Touch for more information
By Michael Herrick, April 21, 2010
1902 Constitutional Convention Pin Oak Tree Marker
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — 1902 Constitutional Convention Pin Oak Tree
In 1902 delegates from all 168 towns in Connecticut met in Hartford for a state Constitutional Convention. Torrington's delegate to the Convention was Orasmus R. Fyler. Each delegate received a Pin Oak tree seedling from the USDA bureau of Plant . . . — Map (db m30184) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — Coe Memorial Park
Coe Memorial Park The Homestead Of Lyman Wetmore Coe and his wife Eliza Seymour Coe Given in Their Memory to the Town of Torrington By their Children Edward Turner Coe • Ella Seymour Coe • Adelaide Coe Godfrey • ------------- To make . . . — Map (db m30097) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — Forever Mourned / Forever Honored
The men and women who served in the Armed Forces now at rest in these consecrated grounds — Map (db m56061) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — Forever Mourned / Forever Honored
The men and women who served in the armed forces now at rest in these hallowed grounds — Map (db m56062) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — Hotchkiss-Fyler House
Given for the use of the Torrington Historical Society by Gertrude Fyler Hotchkiss in memory of her parents Orsamus R. Fyler and Mary E. Fyler, and her husband Edward H. Hotchkiss Sept. 17, 1956 — Map (db m30183) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — James Alldis House
This Property Has Been Placed On The National Register Of Historic Places By The United States Department Of The Interior — Map (db m30185) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — John Brown Birthplace
John Brown, the abolitionist, was born at this site on May 9, 1800. He dedicated his life to ending slavery in the United States. Brown became a spokesperson for those abolitionists who believed that slavery could only be eliminated by force. He is . . . — Map (db m30187) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — McCall Foundation
McCall Foundation Has Been Placed On The National Register Of Historic Places By The United States Department Of The Interior Circa 1915 — Map (db m30182) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — The Flood of August 19, 1955
"So numerous were the many acts of heroism, rescue of the sick and invalid, neighbors' concern for neighbors, that it would be impossible to chronicle them with slighting someone deserving of great credit." - Torrington Register, August 26, . . . — Map (db m54559) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — To Honor The Men Of Camp Wolcott
To Honor The Men Of Camp Wolcott Company 176 Established 1933 Civilian Conservation Corps 1933-1942 Created By President Franklin D. Roosevelt Renewing The Country's Natural Resources And Chellenging The Human Spirit Of A Nation . . . — Map (db m30242) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — Torrington
Named in 1732 for Torrington in Devonshire, England, this was one of the townships of the Western Lands allotted to Windsor. Since the early settlers were taxpayers in that town, their shares in the division of land depended upon the amount of taxes . . . — Map (db m56057) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — Torrington Soldiers Memorial
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Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — Torrington Veterans Memorial
This Memorial Records The Devotion Of The Sons And Daughters Of Torrington Who In The Hour Of Need Gave Their Services To Their Country Putting Honor And Duty Above Safety They Sought Not Glory But The Good Of Their Country And . . . — Map (db m30459) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — Torrington Vietnam Monument
Dedicated To The Men And Women Of Torrington Who Honorably Served Their Country During The Vietnam Era, 1964 To May 1975. Particularly Those Who Served In Vietnam And Especially Those Who Died There. — Map (db m30103) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — VFW 155mm Howitzer
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9086   Torrington, CT. 155mm Howitzer Presented to the City of Torrington All Veterans Memorial 1995 [ lower plaque ] M114A2   Howitzer, Medium Towed   155mm Cannon Max Range:   30, 000 . . . — Map (db m30101) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — Warrenton Woolen Mill
Warrenton Woolen Mill 839 Main Street, Torrington CT Erected 1908 Listed On The National Register of Historic Places 1987 Renovated Into The Warrenton Mill Condominium 1988 — Map (db m30186) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — World’s First Condensed Milk Factory
Site of The World's First Condensed Milk Factory Established By Gail Borden — Map (db m37331) HM

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