Home Front

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Colt Armory today
By Adrianna Rochester, SCSU Journalism student Adrianna Rochester, a journalism student at Southern Connecticut State University, reported this story as part of Journalism Capstone coursework on World War I. The Colt Firearms Manufacturing Co. put Hartford on the map as a munitions producer during World War I. In fact, the […]

Hartford’s Colt Armory Led the Way in Munitions Production During ...


Waterbury canon
By Jared Klim and Cristina D’Almeida, SCSU Journalism students Jared Klim and Cristina D’Almeida, journalism students at Southern Connecticut State University, reported this story as part of Journalism Capstone coursework on World War I. Christine Pittsley, state librarian and project leader for Remembering World War One, and Michael Dooling, archivist […]

Waterbury Among Leaders in WWI Liberty Bonds Sales