Winter 2019/2020: The Blizzard of 1888

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Winter 2019/2020
VOLUME 18/NUMBER 1

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CONNECTICUT HISTORY, ONE GOOD STORY AFTER ANOTHER

IN THIS ISSUE: The Blizzard of 1888  >   Philip Johnson’s Outdoor Laboratory >  Black Panther Rally in New Haven  > When Children Struck for Better Wages > Out with the Old, In with the New

ON THE COVER: The Blizzard of 1888, 380 Main Street, Danbury. Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford. See story, page 48.

Table of Contents

9 Hog River Journal

10 Letters, etc.

13 From the State Historian: In Honor of the “Nonner”
By Walter W. Woodward

14 From Everyday to Nevermore
Products once ubiquitous now relegated to history.
By David Corrigan

20 Philip Johnson’s 50-Year Experiment in Architecture and Landscape
The Glass House and more.
By Gwen North Reiss

26 The Swift Factory Shines Again
By Kerri A. Provost

32 A Strike Transforms a Village
A company town before and after.
By Tricia Staley

38 The New Haven Black Panther Trials
Panther supporters descend on the Elm City.
By Yohuru Williams

44 Site Lines: The People’s Sculptor
By Nancy Geary

46 “They Will Undoubtedly Win It.”
By Sophie Huget

48 The Great White Hurricane of 1888
By Rachel Smith Hale

49 CT History for Kids

50 Spotlight

57 Afterword

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