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Gallery 23 - 50s and 60s Willi


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Gallery 24 - Willi at Night


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Gallery 25 - People Parade


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Gallery 26 - People


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Gallery 27 - Groups


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Gallery 28 - Fires


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Gallery 29 - St. Mary School fire


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Gallery 30 - 1938 Hurricane


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Gallery 31 - Trade Cards


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Gallery 32 - Tinker Ted's


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Gallery 33 - Around Town


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Gallery 34 - Redevelopment


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Main St.Nothing defines a town more than its Main St. This album features photos taken through the years. This is one of the earliest photos we have seen. Note that the Main St. side of Lincoln Square has begun to be built up while the Union St. side is still raw land. The houses on Main St. will soon be replaced by brick buildings.
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Uncle Ken'sUncle Ken's demolition
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St. Mary School fireCourtesy Stan
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Woman's Christian Temperance Union floatThis was the Woman's Christian Temperance Union float in the 1910 Fourth of July parade. Also on the float were children in the Loyal Temperance Legion, which was the children's branch of the WCTU. Its slogan was "Tremble, King Alcohol, we shall grow up". Pic of the Week March 20, 2014
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Tinker Ted's Taxi ServiceThe Marrotte household at 100 High Street was demolished in 1949 because of building projects at the Willimantic State Teacher's College. Ted is pictured here laying a new drive in 1937. Note the old Willimantic Normal School in the background.
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Park Spring Here is an early photo of Park Spring. Pic of the Week for December 12, 2010

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ATCO's 1925 StrikeSome twenty tents were erected and the official opening of the “tent city” took place on July 7 when William Green of Washington, D.C., national
president of the American Federation of Labor delivered an address to the local strikers. For a time some of the tents were occupied by families of
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Hebard Tavern The historic Hebard Tavern at the junctions of Windham Road and Pleasant Street, or the junctions of the old New London and Middletown turnpikes. It was built by Guy Hebard in 1825, and was Willimantic's first public house. .