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


HARTFORD HISTORY CENTER DIGITAL REPOSITORY – Explore digital images of Hartford. Currently contains two collections, Hartford: The Making of a City, 1900-1930 and Reflection of the Times (images from the Hartford Times photo morgue).

(The following sites are not maintained by the Hartford History Center)

The Amistad Center for Art & Culture

Antiquarian and Landmarks Society

City of Hartford

Connecticut Explored

Connecticut Explored Subject Index  – Quarterly magazine of history, culture and the arts for Connecticut, formerly the Hog River Journal; the Hartford History Center holds volume 1, number 1, Fall 2002 to present. Index covers 2002-2010.

Connecticut Historical Society

Connecticut History Online

Connecticut Humanities Council

Connecticut State Library

Friends and Enemies of Wallace Stevens

Greater Hartford Arts Council

Hartford Black History Project

Hartford, CT – Landmarks, History and Neighborhoods

Hartford Preservation Alliance

Hartford Institute for Religion Research

Hartford Collections, Trinity College

Jewish Historical Society of Greater Hartford

John E. Rogers African American Cultural Center

“The Names of Hartford’s Public Schools and other historical notes” and “West Middle School”– Research by historian Bill Faude

Society of the Descendants of the Founders of Hartford

Stanford University Libraries – Copyright and Fair Use

Thomas J. Dodd Research Center

University of Connecticut Map and Geographic Information Center

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

Wallace Stevens Walk 
(see also: Friends and Enemies of Wallace Stevens)

Watkinson Library, Trinity College

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Hours and Locations

Hartford History Center, located on the third floor of the Downtown Hartford Public Library, is open Tuesday through Friday, 1:00-5:00 p.m., and by appointment.