History of Manchester, Connecticut

by Mathias Spiess

Publisher: Centennial committee of the town of Manchester in [South Manchester, Conn.]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 306 Downloads: 165
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Statementby Mathias Spiess and Percy W. Bidwell.
ContributionsBidwell, Percy Wells, joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF104.M18 S7
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, [2], 306 p. incl. front.
Number of Pages306
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6715305M
LC Control Number28013412
OCLC/WorldCa3801072

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The town is named after Manchester, in England. Book condition Used - Very Good Jacket condition No Jacket Quantity available 1 Edition First Edition Binding Hardcover Publisher Centennial Committee Place of Publication Manchester Date published Keywords Manchester, Connecticut, Podunks, Indians, Orford Parish, East Hartford, Bookseller catalogs Local History; Size 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾.

Manchester, in Hartford County, is located in north-central Connecticut. First known as Five Mile Track, and later as Orford, or Charlotte, it was settled in and incorporated from part of East Hartford in The Hockanum River provided the waterpower that made it an early center of textile manufacturing and home to Cheney Brothers Mills, the world’s largest silk factory complex, which provided Manchester.

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The book tells how the Amoskeag developed Manchester as a planned city, and highlights its labor history, including the influx of immigrant workers, the controversial reality of child labor, and the devastating effect of strikes. Published in $ The history of Manchester encompasses its change from a minor Lancastrian township into the pre-eminent industrial metropolis of the United Kingdom and the world.

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Further Reading. Patrick Skahill, “The Cheney Brothers’ Rise in the Silk Industry,” Susan Barlow, “The Cheney Silk Mills,” Manchester [CT] Historical Society.

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Enfield (Connecticut) city directories, (Woodbridge, Connecticut:. Manchester is a town in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States. As of the census, the town had a total population of 58, The urban center of the town is the Manchester census-designated place, with a population of 30, at the census.

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