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Return To The Rivers: Connecticut’s Waterways Reflect State History

Jul 21st, 2014 | By

The widely held assumption that Connecticut was complete wilderness when the first European settlers arrived in the early 17th Century is belied by what archaeologists have found along the state’s rivers. “It was not wilderness,” said Nicholas Bellantoni, a professor of archaeology at the University of Connecticut and the designated state archaeologist. To be sure,

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