History of Wallingford, Conn., From Its Settlement in 1670 to the Present Time, Including Meriden

By: Davis, Charles Henry Stanley

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Black leather spine and corners with raised bands and gilt lettering to spine, rebacked with original boards and spine. Light rubbing to extremities, small ding center front board, a sturdy and attractive copy. Marbled page ends and endpapers. "including Meriden, Which Was One of Its Parishes Until 1806, and Cheshire, Which Was Incorporated in 1780." Thick volume is an early detailed history of the area around Wallingford in New Haven County, Connecticut. Includes initial purchase of Indian lands, early settlement of Wallingford, churches, Dana controversy, settlement of Noyes and Gilbert, revivals, schools, Wyoming, slavery, wars, cemeteries, statistics, physicians, manufacturers, etc. With numerous biographical sketches, several wood engravings and steel plates with tissue guards. ; MCN07416; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 956 pp

Title: History of Wallingford, Conn., From Its Settlement in 1670 to the Present Time, Including Meriden

Author Name: Davis, Charles Henry Stanley

Categories: U.S. History,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Meriden, CT, Private Printing: 1870

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: VG/NONE

Seller ID: 9272

Keywords: Wallingford New Haven County Connecticut History