Tag Archives: John Davenport

Give and Take

300th anniversary medallion. Image courtesy of Robert S. Greenberg Collection of New Haven History.

What are you thankful for this Thanksgiving?

We might suggest an addition: that the important people in your life generally get your name right.…

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Danger Zone

Rob Greenberg at construction site

Several small boats, heavy with passengers and household goods, moved slowly up the West Creek. The men looked curiously at the bank, and at the rude dwelling which the hardy members of their advance party had constructed months before. The

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Whalley, Goffe and Dixwell intersection

History is written in the streets of New Haven.

There’s Ella T. Grasso Boulevard, named after Connecticut’s first female governor who, in 1975, was also the country’s first female…

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