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Hartford Spotlight

Flowery Verses from a Tough Cookie In a season of flowers, the “Sweet Singer of Hartford” floats over the Hartford History Center and reminds us that Lydia Huntley Sigourney, who loved flowers and once compared her daughter to a “thornless rose,” is still worthy of study and attention. Born the …

On exhibit through August

see real women: really see women images by Carla Ten Eyck “see real women: really see women” is held in the permanent …

Cap and Gown for an Innovator

Caroline M. Hewins In 1882, Caroline M. Hewins had been a librarian in Hartford for only six years when, through a fledgling …