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A Slice of History - The Story of a Hall Family of America By Roderick Hall
eBook (PDF): $0.00
This book examines a branch of the Hall family that has lived in Southwest Virginia since the late 18th century. It also examines a theory tying the family back to an emigrant - John Hall - who... More > arrived in Boston in the early 1630's and then moved to Hartford and New Haven, and was one of the founding fathers of Wallingford, Connecticut.< Less
A Slice of History - The Story of a Hall Family of America By Roderick Hall
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This book examines a branch of the Hall family that has lived in Southwest Virginia since the late 18th century. It also examines a theory tying the family back to an emigrant - John Hall - who... More > arrived in Boston in the early 1630's and then moved to Hartford and New Haven, and was one of the founding fathers of Wallingford, Connecticut.< Less
What I Most Wanted to Get Out of School Was Me By Michael N. Marcus
eBook (PDF): $1.99
This electronic book is a sampler. It’s not quite a free sample, but it’s nearly free, and you can start reading it a few seconds from now. It's a selection of funny chapters from... More > "Stories I’d Tell My Children (but maybe not until they’re adults)," mostly about going to school in New Haven, CT in the 1950s and 60s. The printed book covers much more. I’ve produced the sampler for other “kids” who went to school in New Haven, but the stories should have wide appeal for all baby-boomers, and even Gen-X-ers and Gen-Y-ers. If you enjoy the samples, I hope you’ll buy the full 318-page book. Its ISBN is 978-0-9816617-5-9 and it's available from Amazon.com, Barnes & Noble and other booksellers.< Less
From The Elm to The Empire (Special Edition) By Raheem Nelson
Hardcover: $50.00
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From the Elm to The Empire started as a large series of iPad paintings I created during my travels to New Haven and New York City. I live in New Haven and commuted to college when I was going to the... More > School of Visual Arts. Each painting became a moment in time that I could look back on. Whether it was New York Fashion Week or an art gallery show I was participating in, every painting in this book is significant. "Raheem carried his sketchbook with him everywhere he went, because through his art, he found greater understanding of family, life and learning."-Risë Nelson (Dean of Yale's Afro American Cultural Center) "Raheem's artistic talents extend to many mediums."-Dandy in The Bronx (Menswear Blogger and Influencer) "My first impression is, beautiful sparse colors."-Jorge Colombo (Artist)< Less
Slow Travels - Connecticut By Lyn Wilkerson
eBook (ePub): $2.99
This edition of the Slow Travels series explores America's history along U.S. Highways in Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. U.S. Highway 1, the route of the early Boston Post Road, hosts... More > the traveler from the New Hampshire State Line to New York. U.S. Highway 5 travels the Connecticut River Valley through Springfield and Hartford on its way to the Long Island Sound at New Haven. U.S. Highway 44 travels across northern Connecticut from the Rhode Island Line to New York. Detailed lists of historic sites and landmarks along these highways are provided. Also included are GPS listings for the more adventurous and tech savvy.< Less
FAMILY STORIES By MARY LOUISE SAWYER
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This is the story of a girl growing up in Chester and New Haven Vermont. It tells of the Sawyer family and describes Vermont life in the early 20th Century.
Through The Elm to The Big Apple (Deluxe Edition) By Raheem Nelson
Hardcover: $38.00
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This is a book is full of iPad paintings that take you on a visual journey. I used to commute between New Haven and New York to attend classes at The School of Visual Arts. Each location was... More > carefully picked and composed as a reference shot using an iPhone. From there they were transformed freehand into iPad paintings using Sketchbook Pro, ArtRage, Brushes and Procreate. Featured in the book are places places like Pepe's Pizza, Battell Chapel (New Haven) and Grand Central Terminal and The Chrysler Building. (New York City) Through The Elm to The Big Apple also includes essays from artist, Jorge Colombo and New Haven's own coworking space, The Grove. "My first impression is, beautiful sparse colors."-Jorge Colombo (This is the deluxe version of the book. Included is a walkthrough of my artistic process using the Procreate iPad app.)< Less
Through The Elm to The Big Apple By Raheem Nelson
Paperback: $28.00
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This is a book is full of iPad paintings that take you on a visual journey. I used to commute between New Haven and New York to attend classes at The School of Visual Arts. Each location was... More > carefully picked and composed as a reference shot using an iPhone. From there they were transformed freehand into iPad paintings using Sketchbook Pro, ArtRage, Brushes and Procreate. Featured in the book are places places like Pepe's Pizza, Battell Chapel (New Haven) and Grand Central Terminal and The Chrysler Building. (New York City) Through The Elm to The Big Apple also includes essays from artist, Jorge Colombo and New Haven's own coworking space, The Grove. "My first impression is, beautiful sparse colors."-Jorge Colombo< Less
Bob Tweedy: Engineer By Robert R. Tweedy & Marc J. Frattasio
Paperback: $15.00
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This is the story of Bob Tweedy's 37-year career in engine service for three railroads. Bob went to work on the New Haven Railroad's Boston Division as a steam locomotive fireman in 1942. Promoted... More > to engineer in 1953, Bob ran local freights, symbol freights, and passenger trains across southeastern Massachusetts as well as between New Bedford, MA and the big Cedar Hill yard just outside of New Haven, CT. Bob became a Penn Central employee after PC took over the bankrupt New Haven Railroad on January 1, 1969. He then worked for Conrail after CR took over the troubled Penn Central in 1976. Bob retired from the railroad in 1979. The story of Bob Tweedy's railroad career is of great interest to anybody who is interested in railroading or trains. The book contains 159 pages including 27 pages of photographs (48 photos in all).< Less
Dave Peters: Railroader: One Man's Journey on Three Railroads By David Peters
eBook (ePub): $6.99
This is the story of Dave Peters' 33-year railroad career. Dave worked a variety of jobs at the railroad repair shops in New Haven, CT. Hiring out on the New Haven Railroad in 1961, Dave became a... More > Penn Central employee in 1969 and then worked for Amtrak. During the course of his long career, Dave repaired car wheels, maintained car and locomotive air brake systems, and serviced locomotives. Dave is a well-known railroad historian, archivist, and collector who has a private "rail road" museum in his home. He lives in Wallingford, CT with his wife Barbara. "Dave Peters: Railroader" contains 151 pages. It's of interest to anybody who's interested in the New Haven Railroad, Penn Central, Amtrak, or railroad history in general.< Less

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Birth Log Book Birth Log Book By Emily Rumsey
Paperback: $20.00