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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.

  • Encounters: The Voting Rights Act

    Please join us for a dialogue about the Voting Rights Act and the power of the individual vote. Our discussion will take place in the galleries of the special exhibition 30 for 30...Read More..

    When Hartford's Melting Pot Turned Brown: The Puerto Ricanization of Frog Hollow

    Pawlowski shows through photographs that the Puerto Ricanization of Frog Hollow brought a revitalized Park Street, rehabilitated housing, safer streets, political power, and cultural exposure...Read More..

    Get With The Times!

    The exhibition celebrates the re-opening of the Hartford Times Building as the centerpiece of the UConn's new downtown campus...Read More..

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    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.

    Hartford NAACP, Celebrating 100 Years: Voices from the Living Presidents

    The Greater Hartford Branch of the NAACP is celebrating 100 years with a panel of its living presidents...Read More..

  • New on YouTube: Hartford Public Library's Digital Art Tour

    Embark on a virtual tour of Hartford Public Library's collection of visual art...Read More..

    Time To Try Tied Weaves

    Every year the Hartford Artisans Weaving Center challenges its members to learn a new structure or technique...Read More..

    Search Our Digital Repository

    Explore the digital collections of Hartford Public Library! Today, the Hartford Collection, housed in the library’s downtown Hartford History Center, is a growing multi-media compilation of hundreds of thousands of items that convey more than 300 y..Read More..