Besides UConn Basketball, Connecticut isn’t known for a whole lot.
And if someone from another country asks you where you’re from, you can absolutely forget about calling yourself out as a Nutmegger.
Inclusion in this list is generally for institutions with the name "museum" in the title.
Non-profit and university art galleries are also included.
Museums that exist only in cyberspace (i.e., virtual museums) are not included.
Eventually, Manchester became an ideal industrial community. The population density was 2,008.2 people per square mile (775.4/km²).
The mills, houses of the owners, and homes of the workers are now part of the Cheney Brothers Historic District, a National Historic Landmark. There were 24,256 housing units at an average density of 889.9 per square mile (343.6/km²).
So, you have no choice but to say you’re from “near New York,” even if the most New York thing about you is that ironic “I The Connecticut prep stereotype comes from a long line of boat-shoe wearing, Yale-going, WASPy Connecticuters who like to think they’re better than everyone else—unfortunately this stereotype is true for many a Nutmegger. Maybe it’s all that deer dodging, but Connecticuters truly believe that they are God’s gift to driving. Better trek through a muddy field, light a fire, and drink some Coors.
People will kick and scream and deny it all day, mostly because no one likes to admit that they’re the one with the popped collar and the pink J-crew pants. While dodging them can be a pain in the butt, we’re good enough at it that we end up doing more damage to the deer than they do to us (hence the 49 deer killed per day in CT...yikes. However, most Connecticuters will admit they’re awfully cocky about their driving skills—which is obnoxious but they’ve kind of earned it.
The Pitkin Glassworks Ruin have been preserved by a historical society. 1780 by Aaron Buckland and later sold to the Hilliard family, The Hilliard Mills are the oldest woolen mill site in the country.
In 1838, the Cheney family started what became the world's largest silk mill. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 27.7 square miles (71.7 km there were 54,740 people, 23,197 households, and 14,010 families residing in the town.
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The Meadows is one of those places that every person in Connecticut has been. Connecticut is right in the path of two distinctive types of drivers: Massholes and New Yorkers.