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Holocaust Memorial at the Mandell JCC in West Hartford and plaster model of same sculpture. Elbert Weinberg collection, Hartford History Center, Hartford Public Library.

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    Poets on Poetry Series with the Connecticut Poetry Society: WINTER 2017

    The Connecticut Poetry Society continues its popular monthly poetry series this winter! Programming runs on the last Saturday of the month at the Hartford History Center, 3rd floor of the downtown library from 10:15am-12:15pm. Poets on Poetry is fre..Read More..

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  • Encounters: U.S. Constitution

    Join community members in critical small group discussions about the U.S. Constitution...Read More..

    Meet the HHC Staff & Advisory Committee!

    Meet the dedicated advisory team and staff at the Hartford History Center....working to keep Hartford’s history alive.

    Welcome to the Hartford History Center!

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  • Hartford History Center’s new scheduled hours are Tuesday through Friday, 1-5 p.m. and by appointment.

    For an appointment, please call 860-695-6297 or email hhc@hplct.org..Read More..

    World War I and America

    Hartford Public Library presents a series of programs that are developed and scheduled to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the nation’s entry into the war in 1917...Read More..

    “Draw a Hartford History-Maker: A Black History Month Community Project”

    Featuring portraits of Black Hartford visionaries and changemakers by Hartford area artists of all ages and in all media..Read More..