Friday Find

For posts related to hidden objects, collections or what not being featured on Fridays.

    This weeks Friday Find comes from the Connecticut State Library, State Archives and Museum of Connecticut History collections. The Archives has a large collection of letters that were sent home from the World War One front. One of these collections is the Hofer brothers. The Hofer (Carl and […]

Letters From the Front: The Hofer Brothers

The Connecticut & World War One project has had a really busy week, so this week’s Friday Find comes from Chris Gauvreau, the Project Coordinator for the Connecticut Digital Newspaper Project. On June 17, 1918, the Bridgeport Times carried a full-page ad urging the purchase of war savings stamps. The ad was placed by […]

Friday Find – A Mystery from the Connecticut WWI Era ...