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By Michael Herrick, December 11, 2009
American Liberty Elm
Connecticut (New Haven County), Ansonia — American Liberty Elm
American Liberty Elm Dedicated by the Derby Historical Society July 10, 2002 on the 250th Anniversary of the Birth of General David Humphreys 1752 – 1818 Sponsored by The City of Ansonia — Map (db m25567) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Ansonia — Anna Sewell Memorial Fountain
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Connecticut (New Haven County), Ansonia — Ansonia
Here the first settlers came in 1654 and established a settlement called Uptown Derby. It is now part of the City of Ansonia, incorporated in 1889. South of this green is the home of General David Humphreys who, as aide-de-camp to General George . . . — Map (db m25564) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Ansonia — Ansonia Veterans Memorial
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Connecticut (New Haven County), Ansonia — Ansonia Veterans Monument
[ Center Panel ] Lest We Forget This memorial is dedicated by the grateful citizens of the City of Ansonia to preserve and honor the memory of all those brave men and women who served our country so selflessly in time of conflict. . . . — Map (db m25537) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Ansonia — Ansonia Volunteer Firemen’s Monument
. . . — Map (db m25406) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Ansonia — Birthplace of David Humphreys
Birthplace of David Humphreys 1752 – 1818, Soldier, Poet, Diplomat, Industrial Pioneer — Map (db m25563) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Ansonia — Charter Oak Seedling
In observance of the U.S. Bicentennial, Elizabeth Clarke Hull Chapter NSDAR marks the site of a Charter Oak seedling given to the City of Ansonia Oct. 27, 1966, by former Mayor Frank P. Fitzpatrick May 15, 1976Map (db m25407) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Ansonia — Elm Street School Veterans Memorial
[Marker Front]: To The Memory Of These Pupils of The Elm Street School Who Made the Supreme Sacrifice For Their Country During The World War This Monument Is Dedicated William F. Bresnahan 18th. Inf. 1st. Div, . . . — Map (db m25566) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Ansonia — In Memory of Warren J. Carver
. . . — Map (db m25539) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Ansonia — Pork Hollow
Pork Hollow. Near this spot where hidden military stores belonging to the army of the Revolution during Tryon’s raid through Connecticut. — Map (db m29526) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Ansonia — Soldiers Monument
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Connecticut (New Haven County), Beacon Falls — Beacon Falls
The lands of Beacon Falls first appear in history when Milford was settled in 1639. Northern boundary of Milford was Beacon Hill Brook, separating the hunting grounds of the Paugasuck and Tunxis Indians. In 1675 the land became part of Derby. . . . — Map (db m21932) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Beacon Falls — Beacon Falls Veterans Monument
In Grateful Tribute to the Men and Women of Beacon Falls Who Served In the Armed Forces During National Crises — Map (db m21978) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Bethany — Bethany
In 1738 Amity Parish in New Haven and Milford, including most of present-day Woodbridge and Bethany, was incorporated by the General Assembly of Connecticut Colony. The earliest schoolhouse was built in 1750 in the northern half of Amity Parish. It . . . — Map (db m22566) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Bethany — Bethany Veterans Monument
To the Memory of Those Citizens of Bethany Who Left Home With the Armed Forces In Defense of This Nation Erected by Beletzky - Hoppe VFW Post 2448 — Map (db m22567) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Bethany — Bethany Veterans Wall Of Honor
[ left panel ] Harold Durley USMC 1961 – 1964 • George D Vaill Sr USN WWII • Timothy L Vaill USN Vietnam • George D Vaill Jr. USAF Vietnam • Ernest Russell USA Korea • Harold E Lineweber USA Korea • Marcel J Lamy USA Korea • George P . . . — Map (db m27569) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Branford — Branford
Branford In 1638 the New Haven Colony traded "eleven coats of trucking cloth and one coat of English cloth made in the English fashion" to the Mattabesec Indians for land known as Totokett (Tidal River). The First permanent settlement was . . . — Map (db m35588) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Branford — Branford Soldiers Monument
Branford To Her Brave Sons Who Fought In The War Of The Rebellion 1861 – 1865 One Country – One Flag GAR 1885 [ battle names inscribed on the column ] Antietam • Fredericksburg • Shiloh • Gettysburg • Vicksburg . . . — Map (db m35645) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Branford — Branford Veterans Memorial
In Memory of Those Who Served Those Who Were Disabled In Service And Those Who Gave Their Lives In World War II and the Korean Conflict Vietnam — Map (db m35587) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Cheshire — "Stepping Stone"
This old stone was brought from the center of Prospect early in 1899 by a group of Cheshire young men to serve as a “Stepping Stone” for those attending the church which then stood on the east edge of the present green. — Map (db m48429) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Cheshire — Cheshire
Settled in 1695 as Wallingford “West Farms”, this area obtained status as the village of New Cheshire in 1723. It was incorporated as a town in 1780. Cheshire became famous for its agricultural productivity and light manufacturing. . . . — Map (db m22371) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Cheshire — Cheshire Civil War Monument
[South face] Lincoln [North face] Foote [ Admiral Andrew Hull Foote ] [East plaque] Erected to The Memory of Those Who Enlisted From The Town of Cheshire in The Civil War 1861 – 1865 Capt. Timothy Guilford Lieut. . . . — Map (db m22380) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Cheshire — Cheshire Revolutionary War Monument
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Connecticut (New Haven County), Cheshire — Cheshire World War I Monument
On This Tablet Are Inscribed The Honored Names Of the Men of Cheshire Who Went Forth To Fight in the Great War For Humanity and Justice 1917 – 1919 Wilbur W. Adkins • Richard H. Atwood • Earle W. Barnes • George S. Barton • William H. . . . — Map (db m22403) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Cheshire — First Church Of Cheshire
The First Church Of Cheshire Congregational Second Meeting House On This Site 1737 --- 1826 Marker Placed May 1991 — Map (db m22382) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Cheshire — Lock 12Farmington Canal
In the early 1800's, the Farmington Canal was built between Northampton and New haven; Irish immigrants dug the canal by hand. The Canal locks controlled the flow of the water to compensate for the slope of the land. Farmers living nearby would . . . — Map (db m27567) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Cheshire — The Medal of Honor Plaza and “Living Classroom”
The Medal of Honor Plaza and “Living Classroom” Dedicated May 26, 1996 Alfred C. Adinolfi, U.S. Air Force, Chairman and Town Councilman S. Kenneth Baril, U.S. Army • Harold Mosher, U.S. Army • John White, U.S. Navy • Henry E. . . . — Map (db m22456) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Cheshire — Town of Cheshire Memorial Plaza
Honoring Our Veterans 1754 French and Indian War 1763 Reuben Hitchcock • Edward Parker • Ephraim Parker 1775 Revolutionary War 1783 Asa Bellamy • Justus Bellamy • Reuben Bellamy • Silas Bellamy • Asa Bronson • Elisha Cowles • Amos Parker . . . — Map (db m22406) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Derby — Birmingham Iron Foundry Veterans Memorial
[ Right tablet ] Roll of Honor Employees Of Birmingham Iron Foundry Who Served Their Country In the World War 1917 – 1919 Dominick Ferrazzoli • J. Kanconvitch • August Romagnoli • Theodore V. Busk • Joseph . . . — Map (db m25608) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Derby — Derby
[Marker front]: Birthplace of two distinguished wartime heroes General David Humphreys, aide-de-camp to General George Washington, accepted the British colors at the surrender at Yorktown, Virginia. Friend of both Washington and . . . — Map (db m25568) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Derby — Derby and Huntington Civil War Memorial
[ West Face ] In Memory of The Men of Derby and Huntington Who Fell In the Service of Their Country In The War of the Rebellion 1861 – 1865 As Defenders of Liberty And Nationality Gettysburg [ South . . . — Map (db m25384) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Derby — Derby Firemen’s Memorial
Memorial to Derby Firemen Dedicated 1974 [ Northwest Facet ] Hotchkiss Hose Co. 1 Org. 1837 [ Southwest Facet ] Storm Engine Co. 2 Org. 1851 [ Northeast Facet ] East End Hose Co. 3 Org. 1950 . . . — Map (db m25402) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Derby — Derby Korea – Vietnam Memorial
Dedicated to Those Who Made the Supreme Sacrifice and Advanced the American Ideals of Liberty and the Brotherhood of Man Korea James Ellingwood Towle 1st Lt. U.S.A.F. Vietnam Norman Edward Dawson Jr. P.F.C. U.S.M.C. • George Albert Kurtyka . . . — Map (db m25404) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Derby — Derby Veterans Monument
[ West Face ] Dedicated To The Memory Veterans Derby, Conn. World War I World War II Korean War Vietnam [ Northwest Face ] Always Faithful [ Southwest Face ] This We’ll Defend [ Northeast . . . — Map (db m25386) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Derby — Ye Ancient Common
Ye Ancient Common of the Founders of Derby 1654 – 1904 Erected by Daughters of Founders and Patriots of America — Map (db m25607) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), East Haven — Bronze Bell
Bronze Bell Presented to the Town of East Haven Commemorating American Bicentennial 1776 – 1976 By the Exchange Club of East Haven It Served the Christ Church Congregation From 1848 to 1964 Also Presented By East Haven . . . — Map (db m35583) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), East Haven — East Haven
[ front ] East Haven This area, purchased by the Reverend John Davenport and Theophilus Eaton in 1638, was later known as East Farms. It was obtained from Indian sachems Momaugin and Mantowese. In 1639 Thomas Gregson, the first landowner, . . . — Map (db m35312) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), East Haven — East Haven Charter Day
Town of East Haven Connecticut This flagpole was dedicated to the residents of the Town of East Haven on Charter Day May 10, 1985 in observance of the 200th Anniversary of the Town Incorporation and granting of its Charter. Mayor . . . — Map (db m35582) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), East Haven — East Haven Veterans Memorial
This Tribute To The Worth of Her Sons Who Have By Land and Sea Offered Their Lives In Defense of Their Country Is Erected by The Citizens of East Haven Dedicated 1911 Rededicated 1990 By East Haven Historical Society and Economic . . . — Map (db m35557) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), East Haven — East Haven Veterans Monument
Keep Forever Living The Freedos For Which They Served Let None Forget They Gave Their All And Faltered Not When Came The Call Erected By East Haven Town Green Restoration Committee American Legion Post 89 American Legion . . . — Map (db m35555) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), East Haven — East Haven World War II Memorial
1941     1945 East Haven World War II Memorial In Loving Memory of Our Sons Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice Sisto A. Aldieri • Frederic N. Burdette • John E. Cox • Thomas N. Fenney • Joseph Ferraiolo • Richard J. Fox • Kenneth H. Hall • . . . — Map (db m35552) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), East Haven — East Haven World War Memorial
East Haven World War Memorial Not In Vain They Served 1917 1918 These Gave Their Lives Harry R. Bartlett Cortland V. Birdsell William Corcoran John B. Healey John Liedke — Map (db m35556) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), East Haven — Marquis de Lafayette Encampment
Marquis de Lafayette 1757   1834 General in the Continental Army Camped Here With 2800 Troops Enroute to Rhode Island July 26 and 27, 1778 dedicated here by CT Society Sons of the American Revolution General David Humphries Branch . . . — Map (db m35581) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), East Haven — Old Stone Meeting House
1774   Old Stone Meeting House   1974 George Landcraft – Designer Oldest Stone Meeting House in New England 1711 founding of church – Jacob Hemingway first student of Yale, first pastor of church. 1772 started construction. 1774 . . . — Map (db m35584) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), East Haven — Site of the Theodore Roosevelt Oak
This is the Site Of The Theodore Roosevelt Oak Given by The President of The United States To the Town of East Haven On May 1, 1908 Erected by The East Haven Women's Club 1965 — Map (db m35580) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Fair Haven — The Connecticut Twenty-Ninth Colored Regiment, C. V. Infantry
[Center obelisk, west face:] Bronze relief depicting soldiers in battle beneath the regimental colors of the "29th Reg't Connecticut Volunteers - QUI TRANSTULIT SUSTINE." Battle Engagements New Market Road - October 13, 1864 . . . — Map (db m23085) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Guilford — Andrew Leete Home Site
1643 • 1702 On this site lived Andrew Leete, principal preserver of the Charter of Conn. from usurper Sir Edmund Andross, 1687, member of the Conn. General Court granting charter to Yale College 1701 — Map (db m57125) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Guilford — Guilford
Guilford This town, the seventh oldest in Connecticut, was founded in 1639 by an oppressed but optimistic band of English Puritans. Henry Whitfield, a minister in Ockley, near London, was the moving spirit behind their emigration. About forty of . . . — Map (db m57225) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Guilford — Guilford Granite
In Recognition of Guilford’s Contribution Of Granite to the Base Of the Statue of Liberty 1886 – 1986 Dedicated June 28, 1986 — Map (db m57226) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Guilford — Guilford Korean War Monument
In Memory Of The Members Of The United States Armed Forces Who Served In The Korean War June 25, 1950 July 27, 1953 “Freedom Is Not Free” — Map (db m57126) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Guilford — Guilford Revolutionary War Memorial
In Memory Of All The Revolutionary Soldiers Of Guilford, Connecticut. Placed By Agnes Dickinson Lee Chapter Daughters Of The American Revolution 1940 — Map (db m57224) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Guilford — Guilford Soldier's Monument
In Memory Of The Men Of Guilford Who Fell And In Honor Of Those Who Served The Grateful Town Erects This Monument. That Their Example May Spread To Coming Generations Uriah N. Parmelee   1st Cav • Henry B. Bullard   1st Lt Bat • . . . — Map (db m56941) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Guilford — Guilford Spanish-American War Monument
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Connecticut (New Haven County), Guilford — Guilford Vietnam Memorial
Vietnam Each peaceful dawn in this place we are reminded of these men who died for their country Stephen J. Brennan P.F.C. Ara. Crosby Jr. W.O. Frederick W. Dauten Jr. Maj. Dedicated May 28, 1984 Town of Guilford Conn. God . . . — Map (db m57124) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Guilford — Guilford World War I Monument
1917   1918 In Honor of Our Men and Women Who Served in the World War John R. Alcorn • Murrie Alcorn • Elmer Anderson • Elmore Ashman • Frank E. Barlow • David B. Beattie • John B. Beattie • Clyde G. Beckwith • Henry S. Beers • George V. Bishop . . . — Map (db m57123) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Guilford — Guilford World War II Monument
World War II 1941 – 1945 John C. Rebuzzini, W.T. 1st C. U.S.N. • Edward A. Norton, Pvt. U.S.A. • Donald C. Rood, P.F.C. U.S.A. • Pascoe C. Deaton, 1st Lt. U.S.A.A.F. • Leroy W. Scranton, Jr. MM. 3rd C. U.S.N. • Nicholas J. Gervasoni, T. . . . — Map (db m57420) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Guilford — Nathaniel Elliot Home
1755 Home of Nathaniel Elliot nephew of the Reverend Jared Elliot 1685-1763, Yale 1706 physician, botanist, agriculturist – friend of Benjamin Franklin — Map (db m57422) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Hamden — A. Frederick Oberlin Bridge
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Connecticut (New Haven County), Hamden — Campanile and Carillon
The Town of Hamden gratefully accepts the donation of the Campanile and the electronic Carillon by the children of Philip Paolella in honor of Ciro Paolella, founder and president of the Plasticrete Corporation. Born in Italy, . . . — Map (db m28699) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Hamden — Eli Whitney — Inventor of the Cotton Gin
Eli Whitney 1765 – 1825 Inventor of the Cotton Gin On this site in 1798, Eli Whitney established the first manufactory for the production of fire arms in the United States. Here he invented and used the uniformity system of manufacture . . . — Map (db m28744) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Hamden — Eli Whitney Armory
ASM International The Materials Information Society Has Designated The Eli Whitney Armory An Historical Landmark "On this site between 1798 and 1825, Eli Whitney built the first significant independent American armory. The development of . . . — Map (db m28750) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Hamden — Hamden
Hamden Incorporated in 1786, this town was originally part of New Haven and was named for John Hampden, noted English statesman. In 1798, at the foot of Lake Whitney, Eli Whitney pioneered in the use of interchangeable parts in the manufacture of . . . — Map (db m28696) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Hamden — Hamden Veterans Memorial
[ approximately 7, 130 names are listed on the ten plaques, front, back and ends ] — Map (db m28701) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Hamden — The Freedom Tree
The Freedom Tree With The Vision of Universal Freedom For All Mankind This Tree Is Dedicated By The Citizens of Hamden To All Prisoners Of War And Missing In Action 1972 — Map (db m28698) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Madison — Captain Frederick Lee1776-1831 — Citizen of Madison and Hero of War of 1812
Commissioned in 1809 by U.S. President Madison, Frederick Lee served in the U.S. Revenue Cutter Service until 1829, providing security for the New Haven port and protection of American Ships on Long Island Sound. On October 10, 1814, while the East . . . — Map (db m66474) HM WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Madison — Dianne Bullis Snyder Memorial
In memory for the life of Dianne Bullis Snyder, Flight Attendant American Airlines Flight 11, Sept 11, 2001-February 12, 1959-September 11, 2001.To live in the hearts of those we leave behind is not to die. — Map (db m66473) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Madison — Frederick W. Lee, EsqPatriot-Statesman
Born April 3, 1766 Married Anna Fowler Captain Lee’s Portrait-painted by General Kosciusko 1797 Captain of U.S. Revenue Cutter “Eagle” War 1812 Lee Academy built 1821 Hosted Marquis De Lafayette 1824 Named our town ‘Madison’ 1826 First . . . — Map (db m66476) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Madison — James Madison Memorial1751-1836
Fourth President of the United States-Father of the Constitution-Author of the Bill of Rights-Madison Connecticut Incorporated 1826 — Map (db m66472) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Madison — Lee's Academy1821
Founded by Captain Frederick Lee and other pillars of the community as a privately funded co-educational institution for higher education, Lee’s Academy provided students with a level of instruction beyond the basic rudimentary subjects available in . . . — Map (db m66475) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Madison — MadisonState of Connecticut
This area, formerly part of Guilford and known as East Guilford, was first settled about 1650 on land bought from the Nehantic and Mohegan Indians in 1641. With population increasing, settlers here sought separate parishes and the Society of East . . . — Map (db m66459) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Madison — Memorial to World War II, Korea, and Vietnam Veterans
The people of the town of Madison dedicated this memorial to its citizens who answered their nation's call to arms. Their sacrifice helped keep his nation free with special affection we honor those who gave their lives that we all may live in . . . — Map (db m66470) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Madison — Monument to the Citizens of Madison
This monument is dedicated to the citizens of Madison who have served our nation in the Armed Services since 1975. Their dedication to service in numerous conflicts, campaigns, and operations continues to protect our liberty, freedom and way of . . . — Map (db m66461) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Madison — Patriots of Madison1776-1783
Erected in memory of all patriots of Madison (then east Guilford) who served in the War of Independence that this nation might be free. — Map (db m66460) HM WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Madison — World War I Memorial1917-1919
Erected to honor those of Madison, Conn. who answered their country's call and gave their services for the great cause of liberty — Map (db m66471) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — 201st Anniversary of the Marine Corps
1775 — 1976 This Monument Is Placed On This Green By The Members Of The Silver City Detachment Marine Corps League Of Meriden In The Year 1976, To Honor All U. S. Marines On The 201st Anniversary Of The Marine Corps . . . — Map (db m27290) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln In Search of the Nomination for the Presidency Addressed a Rally in the Town Hall of Meriden – March 7, 1860 " – and that government of the people, by the people and for the people, Shal not perish from . . . — Map (db m27288) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — Ancient Burial GroundMeriden School For Boys
The 30 to 40 boys buried on this site were forgotten children of their time. Delinquent, orphaned or abandoned they came to live at the Connecticut School for Boys, a reform school that occupied these grounds from the early 1800s until 1973. The . . . — Map (db m26508) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — Castle Craig
Castle Craig Dedicated october 29, 1900 Castle Craig Tower stands 32 feet high on 976 foot East Peak in Meriden's Olmstead designed Hubbard Park. It has the distinction of being the highest point within 25 miles of the coast from Maine to . . . — Map (db m33628) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — Center Congregational Church
Center Congregational Church The Oldest Meeting House In Meriden, Conn. Dedicated June 16, 1831 — Map (db m26638) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — City of Meriden's World War I Roll of Honor
[ west side left panel ] Abel, Arnold T. • Abrams, Charles E. • Adams, Armand E. • Adams, Harry P. • Adams, Joseph • Adaszkiewicz, Ignatius • Affeldt, Albert A. • Affeldt, John E. • Affeldt, Joseph M. • Aichler, Stanley J. • Alderman, . . . — Map (db m27285) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — Connecticut Police Memorial
[ inscribed on the obelisk in the center of the pavilion ] Dedicated To Those Who Have Made The Supreme Sacrifice Off. Milton Hodder   Hamden   04/22/1943 Tpr./Trn. Stanley C. Heilberg   C.S.P.   06/01/1929 Lt. Paul J. . . . — Map (db m26504) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — Count Casimir Pulaski
[Plaque on the south side]: Count Casimir Pulaski “Father of the American Cavalry” Born in Poland 1747; came to America 1777, entering as a volunteer; distinguished himself at Battle of Brandywine, promoted to the Rank . . . — Map (db m26589) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — Cristoforo Colombo
Cristoforo Colombo 1492   500   1992 “In search for a better tomorrow, we must discover today.” Presented to the people of Meriden, Connecticut by Unison Club October 12th, . . . — Map (db m26640)
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — First Baptist Church
First Baptist Church Organized Oct. 7, 1786 This Building Erected 1848 — Map (db m27566) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — First Masonic Lodge in Meriden
Near This Site Meridian Lodge No. 77 A. F. & A. M. Was Instituted As The First Masonic Lodge In Meriden On Jan. 1, 1851 — Map (db m26597) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — Gold Star Association Memorial
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Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — Hubbard Park
Hubbard Park Hubbard Park was a gift to the City of Meriden from industrialist and philanthropist Walter Hubbard in 1901. Consulting with landscape architect John Olmstead, son of Frederick law Olmstead, designer of New York's Central Park, Mr. . . . — Map (db m33632) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — Meriden / Lexington Alarm
[Marker front]: 1661 – Meriden area first settled when Jonathan Gilbert is granted land by Connecticut Colony and employs Edward Higbee to operate an inn. 1670 – Greater part of present-day Meriden lands placed under . . . — Map (db m26594) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — Meriden Korea – Vietnam Memorial
In memory of the citizens of Meriden who answered their country’s call Vietnam 1961 – 1975 Earl Bauchmann • Michael Chmura • Albert Christy • Wayne Cyr • Louis Dagle • Richard Hensley • Edward Jurek • Frank . . . — Map (db m26598) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — Meriden Soldiers Memorial
To The Memory Of Our Fellow Citizens Who Died In Defense of the Government. 1861 – 65 Erected     1873 [ battle names on the column ] Antietam • Gettysburg • Vicksburg • Fort Fisher • Appomattox • Atlanta • New Berne • . . . — Map (db m27336) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — Meriden Spanish American War Memorial
This memorial presented by the City of Meriden to the veterans of the Spanish American War Company L., First Regiment, Connecticut Vol. Infantry. Bowen, Charles B. • Jones, Delbert R. • Keeney, Raymond G. • Abel, Alfred A. • Abel, Arthur A. . . . — Map (db m26601) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — Meriden World War I Memorial
Dedicated To The Memory of Those From Meriden Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice In the Service Of Their Country During The World War 1917 ––– 1918 [ Soldiers’ names are listed on the central column . . . — Map (db m26637) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — Meriden’s Traffic Tower
Meriden’s Traffic Tower Erected on September 21, 1925, Meriden’s Traffic Tower was an innovative traffic control device designed to provide safe travel for the vehicles and pedestrians of the growing city. The unique character of the tower . . . — Map (db m26642) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — Red Bridge
Length 78 feet – width 16 feet Listed on the Register of Historic Places by the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service Erected in 1891 by the Berlin Iron Bridge Company Red Bridge is of lenticular pony truss . . . — Map (db m26587) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — The Patriots
The Patriots whose names this tablet bears and whose remains rest in this burial ground assisted in establishing American independence by their wervice in the War of the American Revolution Archelaus Allen • Stephen Atwater • James . . . — Map (db m26588) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — U.S.S. Maine Memorial
In Memoriam U.S.S. Maine Destroyed in Havana Harbor February 15, 1898 This tablet is cast from metal recovered from the U.S.S. Maine — Map (db m27286) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — World War II Roll of Honor
City of Meriden World War II Roll of Honor [ The memorial consists of twelve bronze tablets. 5,280 names are listed. A small plaque labeled “Omissions” lists 102 additional names. ] [ The 144 names listed below . . . — Map (db m26913) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Middlebury — Bissel's Store, Middlebury Station — Town of Middlebury Greenway 2005
At the site of Perrotti's West Street Pizza & Pub the trolley passed under Route 188 and then was moved from its original site at Westover School in 1908. The Bissell Store became the Ferrante and Delaney Store and was destroyed by fire in 1940. . . . — Map (db m29487) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Middlebury — Julius and Augusta Bronson Farm — Town of Middlebury Greenway 2005
This old house was once part of the Julius and Augusta Bronson Farm. The family of Samuel and Sarah Fenn owned it from 1887 to 1923. This house was purchased by the Blick Family in 1936 and the Middlebury Garage was established in 1937. The house . . . — Map (db m29491) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Middlebury — Lake Quassapaug Station — Town of Middlebury Greenway 2005
The trolley bed was located where we now have the Greenway Trail. The picture was taken in 1910. it was common for trolley companies to build and operate recreation facilities to provide a passenger base for the line. The Amusement Park was such . . . — Map (db m29496) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Middlebury — Middlebury
The name of the town derives from the central position its meeting house occupies, six miles from three older neighbors, Waterbury, Southbury and Woodbury. Winter ecclesiastical privileges, permitting local church services, were . . . — Map (db m19689) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Middlebury — Middlebury Blacksmith Shop — Town of Middlebury Greenway 2005
Westover School located across from the Green was once the location of the original Blacksmith Shop. It was later relocated to Store Rd. near the spot where the old trolley waiting room was once located. The blacksmith shop has a long history dating . . . — Map (db m29530) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Middlebury — Middlebury Veterans Memorial
Middlebury Honors Those Who Have Served In The Wars Of Their Country French – Indian War Abner Munson Revolutionary War David Abbott, Benjamin Bemont, Aaron Benedict, Enos Benham, Samuel Benham, Edward Blackman, Michael Bowers, . . . — Map (db m29503) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Middlebury — Rochambeau Route 1781 – 82
In this vicinity French Troops under Rochambeau enroute to Yorktown encamped during June 1781 Erected by the state and Mattatuck Branch, Sons Amer. Rev. Cooperating — Map (db m19690) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Middlebury — The Middlebury Fire House — Town of Middlebury Greenway 2005
On this site in 1949 the volunteers of the Middlebury Volunteer Fire Department, using donated and salvaged materials, built a fire station on land donated by the Vaszauskas family. Pictured are the original 1941 Ford LaFrance, 1947 International . . . — Map (db m29532) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Middlebury — The Trolley — Town of Middlebury Greenway 2005
The Trolley Line, which serviced passengers from Waterbury to Middlebury and then on to Woodbury, also carried ice and produce. During the winter months, 200,000 pounds of ice was harvested at Lake Quassapaug and carried by trolley to Waterbury. . . . — Map (db m29494) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — A Connecticut Minuteman’s Homestead
A Connecticut Minuteman’s Homestead At 139 North Street lived Revolutionary War “Minuteman” John Downs (1745 – 1819). A “minuteman” was a patriot who, with the local militia, would respond quickly to an alarm. With . . . — Map (db m56917) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Arctic Engine Co. No. 11838   1938
Memoriam The Milford Fire Co. Founded On This Site May 23, 1838 Arctic Engine Co. No. 1 1838   1938 — Map (db m26326) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Early Post Office Site
Site of Store In Which Was Located An Early Post Office 1824 - 1841 — Map (db m54715) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Eells - Stow HouseYe Home of Freelove Baldwin Stow
This historical site is identified with three markers. On the Eells-Stow house is a wooden marker that reads: Eells – Stow House Circa 1700 Home of Samuel Eells and Captain Stephen and Freelove Baldwin Stow. 1752 . . . — Map (db m26439) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — George W. Baird
George W. Baird Medal of Honor Brig General US Army Indian Wars Dec 13 1839     Nov 28 1906 — Map (db m54720) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Home Site of Jonathan Law
Near This Site Stood The Home Of Jonathan Law Governor And Deputy Governor Of Connecticut 1714 - 1750 — Map (db m54718) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Home Site of Robert Treat
Near this site stood The home of Robert Treat A founder of Milford Deputy Governor and Governor Of Connecticut 1676 – 1708 Founder of Newark, New Jersey 1665 - 1672 — Map (db m56918) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Jefferson Bridge
. . . — Map (db m26441) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — King’s Bridge1711
Site of King’s Bridge - 1711 connecting Peacocke Lane (Maple Street) to Governor’s Lane (Avenue) Freelove Baldwin Stow Chapter D.A.R. July 4, 1962 — Map (db m26331) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Landing Site
Near This Site The Early Settlers Landed Their Tools Utensils And Building Materials For The Common House August 1639 — Map (db m54719) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Liberty Rock
History of Liberty Rock Liberty Rock as we call it today was one known as “Hog Rock”. With a little imagination, the rock appears to be in the shape of a hog. Somewhere in the rock can be found the imprint of a hog’s foot. The . . . — Map (db m26308) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Memorial to Three Milford Men1639     1939
[ east side of the column ] This Bridge Dedicated On the 300th Anniversary Of the Settlement Of The Town of Milford A Memorial to Three Milford Men Who Were Governors of the Colony and State Of Connecticut [ north side . . . — Map (db m26445) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — MilestoneOn Original Boston Post Road
Milestone On Original Boston Post Road Set By Order Of Benj Franklin Postmaster General 1735 — Map (db m26327) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Milford
This area was settled in 1639 as an independent colony by a congregation of English Puritans led by their minister, the Reverend Peter Prudden. Land was purchased from Ansantawae, a sachem of the Paugusset Indians and originally named Wepewaug. It . . . — Map (db m26324) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Milford Korea - Vietnam Monument
[ southeast side ] “We mourn the fallen, We grieve for the missing, We celebrate the return of Our valiant men and women” [ northeast side ] Vietnam 1961 – 1973 [ southwest side ] . . . — Map (db m26309) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Milford Memorial Flag Pole
[ panel 1 ] In Grateful Remembrance World War II 1941 – 1945 and Korean Conflict 1950 Adams, Thomas D. • Allison, Eli [ panel 2 ] Almquist, Edward F. • Anderson, Christian A. Jr. • Anderson, James H. • . . . — Map (db m26312) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Milford Memorial Stone Bridge
( stones on the large north west tower ) In Memoriam Robert Treat For Thirty Years Governour & Deputy Gov. of the Colony of Connecticut Obit - 1710 Ansantawae His Mark 1639 Memorial Committee G.A. Tomlinson   P.S. . . . — Map (db m72854) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Milford Remembers
[ south side ] Milford Remembers New York City Erected by the People of Milford, Connecticut in memory of the innocent victims of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City on September 11, 2001. With special . . . — Map (db m26336) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Milford Town Halls
. . . — Map (db m26325) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Milford Volunteer Fire DepartmentEst. 1838
This bell obtained by Arctic Engine Company, No. 1, in 1887, served as the City of Milford’s first fire alarm warning system from 1887 into the 1930’s. It summoned the town’s volunteer firemen to the call of duty when an emergency arose. It was . . . — Map (db m26314) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Milford World War I Memorial
[ south side plaque ] Our Honored Dead May Every Generation Of Young Americans Be Given Power to Translate Their Lives In Terms of Sacrifice for Mankind List of Milford Dead Blackhall, Geo B. • Clark, Charles S. . . . — Map (db m26395) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Milford World War II Memorial
Dedicated To All Who Served 1941   1945 World War II — Map (db m26315) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Peter Pond
Peter Pond 1740 – 1807 Somewhere in the adjacent cemetery lies the unmarked grave of Peter Pond, a veteran of the French and Indian War, fur trader, explorer and cartographer born in Milford. He helped organize expeditions west of the Great . . . — Map (db m54721) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Prisoners of the American Revolution
Across this harbor, on January 1, 1777, a British ship flying a flag of truce, put ashore 200 American Revolutionary War prisoners, all desperately ill with smallpox. The people of Milford made accomodations to shelter them, using the town hall as . . . — Map (db m80398) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Simon Lake's Explorer Submarine
Simon Lake's Explorer Submarine The Explorer, completed in 1936, was the last boat built by the pioneering submarine designer and builder, Simon Lake. The Explorer was intended strictly for research and salvage and was linked to a mother ship . . . — Map (db m27896) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument
[ North Side ] A Tribute To the Memory of the Men Who Risked Their Lives That The Nation Might Live 1861-1865 [ South Side ] Erected By George Van Horn Post No. 39. G.A.R. And Friends [ Battle . . . — Map (db m26311) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — The First Meeting House
Near this site stood the first Meeting House erected in Milford 1641 — Map (db m26330) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — The Regicides
The Regicides Whalley and Goffe Were Hidden In A House Located on This Site Presented by The Class of '37 Milford High School — Map (db m54716) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Naugatuck — American Legion Post No 17 World War II Memorial
Roll Of Honor American Legion Home Naugatuck Post No 17 This Building Is Dedicated To The Memory Of These Men Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice In World War II And In Honor Of The Men And Women Of Naugatuck Who Served In The Armed . . . — Map (db m83094) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Naugatuck — Naugatuck
(Front) These lands were settled in 1702 by Samuel Hickox, Jr. of Mattatuck, now called Waterbury. Eight years later he began operation of a fulling mill, the first of many and diverse industries to follow. The earliest school was built . . . — Map (db m23917) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Naugatuck — Naugatuck Great War Memorial
[ east face ] Victory is Consecrated by a Righteous Peace [ north face ] In Time of Peril the State is Fortified by Discipline Learned in Peace [ south face ] Armed and Resolute Might . . . — Map (db m23961) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Naugatuck — Naugatuck Soldiers' Memorial
[ East face ] Erected by the Citizens of Naugatuck A.D. 1885. In Memory of Her Sons Who Fought to Maintain The Union 1861-1865. [ North face ] The Deeds of Those Who Died in Defense Of the Government . . . — Map (db m23920) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Naugatuck — Naugatuck Veterans Monument
Naugatuck Honors the Men and Women who Served Their Country in Time of Need [ Center panel ] Vietnam Alho, Antonio L. • Brewer, Samuel A. • Carney, James P. • Fabrisi, Pail E. • Holland, Joseph P. • Schultz, John P. . . . — Map (db m23918) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Naugatuck — Rubber Glove Employees World War I Memorial
In Honor Of The Employees Of Goodyear’s India Rubber Glove Manufacturing Company Who At The Call Of Their Country Laid Aside Their Vocations And Entered The Service To Fight In The Great War For World-Wide Liberty 1917 – . . . — Map (db m83083) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Naugatuck — Rubber Shoe Employees World War I Memorial
In Honor Of The Employees Of Goodyear’s Metallic Rubber Shoe Company Who At The Call Of Their Country Laid Aside Their Vocations And Entered The Service To Fight In The Great War For World-Wide Liberty 1917 – 1919 Samuel W.K. . . . — Map (db m83084) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Naugatuck — United States Rubber Employees World War I Memorial
In Honor Of The Employees Of United States Rubber Company • Jersey Factory • Who At The Call Of Their Country Laid Aside Their Vocations And Entered The Service To Fight In The Great War For World-Wide Liberty 1917 – . . . — Map (db m83085) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — “Make Us Free”Amistad Memorial
[ south side ] “Make Us Free” This monument is a memorial to the 1839 Amistad Revolt and its leader, Sengbe Pieh, also known as Joseph Cinque. Sengbe Pieh was one of the millions of Africans kidnapped from their homes and . . . — Map (db m48428) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — 11th Ward Veteran's Memorial
Erected In Memory Of Those From The 11th Ward Who Sacrificed Their Lives For Their Country During World War II 1950 Acampora, Albert • Aldieri, Sisto • Amorone, Benny • Arminio, John • Celio, Victor • Celone, Samuel • Corato, Peter • . . . — Map (db m35310) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — 1st Battalion 102d Infantry Memorial
In Recogition Of Their Service In The War Against Terrorism 1st Battalion 102d Infantry Serving the New Haven area since 1638 These gave their lives defending our freedom May God bless them Sgt Felix Delgreco, 9 April 2004 Spc Robert . . . — Map (db m93215) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — 32nd Ward World War I Memorial
In Honor And Memory Of Those Who Served In The World War From the 32-nd. Ward 1914 – 1918 The Following Paid The Supreme Sacrifice. Charles E. Leigh. • Arthur R. Newell. • Matthew W. Sullivan. • Paul G. Oberle. • Christian . . . — Map (db m35534) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — 9th Regt. Conn. Vol. Memorial
9th Regt. Conn. Vol. 1861 – 1865 [ battle names inscribed around the base ] New Orleans • Baton Rouge • Cedar Creek • Fishers Hill [ west plaque ] Died In Service U.S. Co. A Sergt. Coote Charles • Sergt. Scully . . . — Map (db m35308) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — A Quinnipiac Indian
A Quinnipiac Indian family walks to the harbor to meet the English newcomers – April 24, 1638 as their way of life changes forever Montowese • Sawseunek • Momaugin • Sugcogisin • Quesaquaush • Carroughood • Weesaucuck • . . . — Map (db m35535) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Amos Beebe Eaton
Amos Beebe Eaton Brigadier and Commissary-General U.S. Army Born May 12 1806 Died February 21 1877 [ back ] Graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point in 1826 He served in the Black Hawk and Seminole Wars. Through . . . — Map (db m49583) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Beacon Hill
On this spot a signal beacon was established in 1775 and about this hill American patriots bravely resisted a large force of invading British troops July 5, 1779 To honor the deeds of the Fathers Rising above the location of this sign . . . — Map (db m35735) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Benjamin Eli Smith
Benjamin Eli Smith AM LHD Editor of the Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia By his plan and under his direction work upon the Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia was begun in 1882 refusing then the title of Editor he was authorized to engage Prof. . . . — Map (db m51853) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Benjamin Silliman
[ north side ] Benjamin Silliman Youngest Son Of Gold Selleck & Mary Silliman Of Fairfield Born Aug 8, 1779 Died Nov. 24, 1864 During Fifty Years A Teacher Of Science In Yale College Through Life And Earnest Trustful . . . — Map (db m50914) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Black Rock Fort
Black Rock Fort Here on July 5, 1779, eighteen men under Lieutenant Daniel Bishop stood in defense of New Haven against a British fleet commanded by Commodore Sir George Collier and land forces commanded by Major General William Tryon. When . . . — Map (db m35730) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Col Edward Whalley
In Memory of the Regicide Col Edward Whalley Son of Richard Whalley Esq a member of Parliament in the last days of Queen Elizabeth and first cousin of Oliver Cromwell. A stalwart Puritan he rose to high command in the Civil Wars. He was the . . . — Map (db m34822) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Col William Goffe
In Memory of the Regicide Col William Goffe A member of the High Court of Justice which in 1649 tried and condemned King Charles 1st of England and a signer of the kings death warrant. He served with distinction in the Parliamentary Army and in . . . — Map (db m34817) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Col. Decius Wadsworth
Dedicated To The Memory Of Col. Decius Wadsworth A Native Of Farmington In This State And Late Chief Of The Ordnance Department In The Army Of The United States Who Having Served His Country Faithfully And Without Reproach . . . — Map (db m50913) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Combat Wounded Veterans
Dedicated to All Men and Women Wounded in All Our Wars Combat Wounded Veterans Military Order of the Purple Heart 1782   1932 My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country’s way to show they care. If I could be . . . — Map (db m93211) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Connecticut Hall
[ 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 -------- Restored By . . . — Map (db m34838) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Connecticut Volunteers Memorial
[ inscription on the column ] Erected by The Joint Contributions of The State of Connecticut and The Veteran Associations of the Conn. Light Battery and 6th, 7th and 10th Conn. Vols. As a Sacred and Perpetual Memorial to . . . — Map (db m34891) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Cornelius S. Bushnell Memorial
This memorial is erected in honor of Cornelius Scranton Bushnell a citizen of New Haven to whose faith persistence and patriotism the country is indebted for the construction of the Monitor from plans by John Ericsson The Monitor . . . — Map (db m32940) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Corporal Timothy Francis Ahearn
Corporal Timothy Francis Ahearn D-S-C Company C 102 Us Infantry Twenty Sixth Division 1898 – 1925 He Best Exemplified The Spirit Of The Enlisted Men Of The Yankee Division [ north side ] Near Verdun, France on . . . — Map (db m35724) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Cortlandt Van Rensselaer Creed
Cortlandt Van Rensselaer Creed, MD 1857 1833 – 1900 Physician Son of John and Vashti Duplex Creed Graduate of the New Haven Lancasterian School First African American Graduate of Yale First African American to earn an MD from an . . . — Map (db m49582) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — David Humphreys
[ west side ] David Humphreys Doctor of Laws Member Of The Academy of Sciences In Philadelphia Massachusetts and Connecticut A Member of the Bath And West of England Society And Fellow of the Royal Society . . . — Map (db m48654) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Defenders' Monument
Here July 5, 1779 citizens of New Haven with cannon prevented an invading British Army from crossing West River and thereby saved the town from destruction — Map (db m17289) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Dei Gratia
1797   1897 Dei Gratia This tablet commemorates the completion of a century during which these grounds have been sacred to the memory of the dead. The grave stones preserved with reverent care in the crypt beneath the Center Church, are all that . . . — Map (db m49362) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — deLauzun Encampment
. . . — Map (db m35311) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — East Shore Park
East Shore Park New Haven, Connecticut This 90 acre tract was once part of the land the Townsend family purchased in 1798 from the Quinnipiac Indian Tribe. The Townsends harvested salt hay from the tidal marsh, selling it for packing material to . . . — Map (db m35725) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Edward Robinson Smith
Edward Robinson Smith AM Sculptor and Curator Librarian of the Avery Architectual Library from its Foundation in Columbia University Born Jan. 3, 1854 in Beirut Syria Died Mar. 21, 1921 Son of Eli and Mehitable Simpkins Butler Smith . . . — Map (db m51860) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Eli Smith
In Memory Of Eli Smith DD Writer and Missionary Explorer in Persia and Arabia He Inaugurated the Translation of the Bible into Arabic a Graduate of Yale University Born Sept. 13, 1801 in Northfield Conn Died Jan. 11, 1857 in Beirut . . . — Map (db m51854) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Eli Whitney
[ west side ] Eli Whitney The inventor of the Cotton Gin. Of useful science & arts the efficient patron & improver [ east side ] In the social relations of life a model of excellence. While private affection weeps at his . . . — Map (db m49602) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — First Meeting House
Near this spot stood the First Meeting House of this Settlement 1639 –– 1670 — Map (db m34814) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Fort Nathan HaleBlack Rock Fort
Fort Nathan Hale Black Rock Fort Entered the National Register of Historic Places October 28, 1970 — Map (db m35726) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Fort Wooster ParkThe Quinnipiac Tribe
Fort Wooster Park Sacred grounds of the Quinnipiac Indians and one of the earliest reservations in the New World Battle site of the American patriots against the British forces during the invasion of New Haven on July 5, 1779 Location of a . . . — Map (db m35538) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Glenn Miller
In Memory Major A. Glenn Miller 0505273 U.S. Army Air Force – W.W. II Born – Clarinda, Iowa – March 1, 1904 Missing in Action – Europe, Dec. 15, 1944 1943 – 1944 418th A.A.F.T.T.C. Band – . . . — Map (db m49708) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Grove Street Cemetery
Grove Street Cemetery Has Been Designated A National Historic Landmark This Site Possesses National Significance In Commemorating the History of The United States of America Known as the New Haven Burial Ground, this landmark represents . . . — Map (db m49361) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Grove Street Cemetery Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to the Veterans Who Gave Their Lives In Service to Their Country May They Rest In Peace Erected by the Grateful Citizens Of the City of New Haven May 27, 1974   Bartholomew F. Guida Mayor — Map (db m38554) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Hezekiah Augur
Hezekiah Augur 1791 – 1858 Sculptor Descendant of settlers of New Haven Colony Woodcarver – Inventor First American Sculptor A genius upon whom Yale College conferred the Honorary Degree of Master of Arts in 1833 . . . — Map (db m52017) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Hillhouse Avenue Bridge
The original Hillhouse Avenue Bridge was one of fourteen bridges provided by the Farmington Canal Company to carry city streets across the canal. The wooden bridge at this site rested on abutments of unmortared rubble. The New Haven construction . . . — Map (db m57663) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Holocaust Memorial Place
We Remember The Six Million Jews Who Were Murdered by the Nazis During World War II – 1939 – 1945 (5699 – 5705) Dedicated by The City of New Haven The New Haven Jewish Federation [ camp names inscribed on stones . . . — Map (db m29050) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — How Can I Help the Sound?
The Effect of Human Actives on Long Island Sound Humans have inhabited the shores of Long Island Sound for thousands of years. Before European settlement, many Native American tribes lived along the Sound. Now more than 20 million people . . . — Map (db m107344) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — In Honor of Captain Nathan Hale
In Honor Of Captain Nathan Hale 1755 – 1776 Patriot – Soldier – Martyr I Only Regret That I Have But One Life To Lose For My Country — Map (db m35727) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — In Memory of Augustus Canfield Ledyard
. . . — Map (db m34886) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — In Memory of George Pardee
In Memory Of George Pardee 1630 – 1700 Farmer, Ferryman and Teacher Of Latin and Good Manners Who First Owned This Land and of William Bradley Pardee 1821 – 1893 ------ this tablet is placed under the will of . . . — Map (db m35550) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — In Memory of Our Classmates
. . . — Map (db m35424) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — In Memory of the Men of Yale
[ front ] In Memory of the Men of Yale who, true to Her Traditions, gave Their Lives that Freedom Might not perish from the Earth 1914 – Anno Domini – 1918 [ back ] Erected by the Graduates of Yale . . . — Map (db m34884) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — In Remembrance
In Remembrance Fa   September 3 Tua   September 11 Weluwa   September 14 Kapeli   October 30 Yammoni   November 4 Kaba   December 31 1839 These Amistad captives who survived the voyage on La Amistad from Cuba to Connecticut, . . . — Map (db m49363) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Isaac Allerton
In Memory Of Isaac Allerton c. 1586 – 1659 A Mayflower Pilgrim and Colonial Merchant Who came to New Haven in 1649 He was Interred in the Old Burying Ground on the New Haven Green And was the Only Member of the Mayflower . . . — Map (db m38555) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Ithiel Town
Ithiel Town Architect Inventor of the lattice truss bridge Designer and builder of Center Church and Trinity Church and other notable buildings in New Haven. One of the founders of The National Academy of Design. Born at Thompson, . . . — Map (db m49603) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Jedidiah Morse
In Memory Of Jedidiah Morse The Father of American Geography Born in Woodstock Windham Co. Conn. Aug. 23 1761 Died in New Haven June 9 1826 In the joy of a triumphant faith In Christ [ back ] A graduate of Yale College in 1783 . . . — Map (db m49584) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — John Gamble Kirkwood
John Gamble Kirkwood 1907 – 1959 Physical Chemist S.B. – University of Chicago (1926); Philip.D.-Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1929); Sc.D. (Honors Causa) - University of Chicago (1954) and Universite Libre de Bruxelles . . . — Map (db m50915) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Judges Cave
Judges Cave Here May Fifteenth 1661 and for some weeks thereafter Edward Whalley and his son-in-law William Goffe, members of the Parliament General, officers in the army of the Commonwealth and signers of the death warrant of King Charles First, . . . — Map (db m34719) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Knight Hospital Monument
Erected A.D. 1870 by the state of Connecticut to commemorate the services and perpetuate the memory of the two hundred and four Union soldiers who died in the Knight Hospital in New Haven in the years 1862, 3, 4 & 5 and were buried in these grounds. — Map (db m17600) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Memorial Playground
Memorial Playground Dedicated October 2, 1955 This tablet is placed here in memory of these men who gave their lives for God and Country In World War II Benny Amarone • Michael Accurso • Andrew Carrano • Calvin Dortch • Biagio Dell . . . — Map (db m35309) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Mr. Richard Perry Home Site
. . . — Map (db m34734) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Nathan Hale
[ front ] Nathan Hale 1755 – 1776 Class of 1773 [ back ] A Gift to Yale College By Graduates and Friends Anno Domini MCMXIV [ inscribed around the bronze base of the statue ] I Only Regret That I . . . — Map (db m34840) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Nathan Smith
Nathan Smith Born in Woodbury, Conn. 1770 Died At Washington D.C. Dec. 6, 1835 Senator of the United States From Connecticut An Eminent Citizen A Sound Statesman An Eloquent Advocate [ east side ] Sarah McCrackan . . . — Map (db m52023) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Nathaniel William Taylor
Nathaniel William Taylor Born at New Milford June 28, 1786 Graduated at Yale College 1807 Ordained Pastor of the First Church in New Haven 1812. Elected Dwight Professor of Didactic Theology in Yale College 1822. Died March 10, . . . — Map (db m49600) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Near This Spot
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Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — New Haven
New Haven Settlement of Quinnipiac, afterward named New Haven, began on April 25, 1638 with the arrival of a large group from London by way of Boston, under the leadership of merchant Theophilus Eaton and the Reverend John Davenport. Later that . . . — Map (db m34737) HM

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