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The Connecticut Experience

Connecticut for All Seasons

Travel through the Nutmeg State, and see landscapes in all four seasons.

Connecticut for All Seasons

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The Connecticut Experience

Prohibition: Connecticut Goes Dry

Learn about Connecticut’s unique role in the Prohibition movement of the 1920s.

Prohibition: Connecticut Goes Dry

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Heroes: Connecticut During World War II

Connecticut servicemen and civilians who died serving the Allied cause are profiled.

Heroes: Connecticut During World War II

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Remember When

Connecticut residents share memories of what life was like in the ‘30s, ‘40s and '50s.

Remember When

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Home Front: Connecticut During World War II

Learn how Connecticut residents supported the Allied cause during World War II.

Home Front: Connecticut During World War II

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The Connecticut River: Journey Through Time

Meet the people throughout history who drew their livelihoods from the Connecticut River.

The Connecticut River: Journey Through Time

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When Disaster Struck Connecticut

Explore a harrowing period in which Connecticut was hit with several immense storms.

When Disaster Struck Connecticut

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The Flood of '55

In 1955, two hurricanes turned streams into torrents, resulting in a devastating flood.

The Flood of '55

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The Circus Fire

The tragic Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey circus fire of 1944 is explored.

The Circus Fire

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The Connecticut Experience

Creative Stages

This unique half hour devoted to the arts takes viewers inside the creative process.

Creative Stages

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New England and the Civil War

New England’s unique role in the tumultuous events of the Civil War is explored.

New England and the Civil War

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Mark Twain's Neighborhood: Nook Farm

Explore Hartford’s Nook Farm neighborhood, once home to Mark Twain and other key figures.

Mark Twain's Neighborhood: Nook Farm

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The Connecticut Experience

The 1964 World's Fair

Explore the sights and sounds of the exhibition that symbolized the epitome of innovation.

The 1964 World's Fair

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The Connecticut Experience

The Blizzard of '78

The destructive Blizzard of ’78 and its impact on Connecticut are explored.

The Blizzard of '78

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The Real Bob Steele: Connecticut's Radio Legend

The radio broadcaster who entertained Connecticut residents for decades is profiled.

The Real Bob Steele: Connecticut's Radio Legend

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African Americans in CT: Civil War to Civil Rights

Explore the history of Connecticut's African American community following the Civil War.

African Americans in CT: Civil War to Civil Rights

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UConn Men's Basketball: An Illustrated History

The history of the UConn men's basketball program is explored using archival film footage.

UConn Men's Basketball: An Illustrated History

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Colt: Legend and Legacy

The industrial and cultural legacy of Samuel and Elizabeth Colt is explored.

Colt: Legend and Legacy

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Puerto Rican Passages

Stereotypes are peeled away to reveal the stories of Connecticut's Puerto Rican residents.

Puerto Rican Passages

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As We Tell Our Stories

Members of Connecticut's Native American community share stories of culture and identity.

As We Tell Our Stories

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Ella Grasso

The achievements of Connecticut’s first female governor are put in historical perspective.

Ella Grasso