New PDF release: Ansonia (Images of America)

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By Derby Historical Society

ISBN-10: 0738502529

ISBN-13: 9780738502526

ISBN-10: 1531601642

ISBN-13: 9781531601645

town of Ansonia is located on the foot of Connecticut’s Berkshire Hills, above the confluence of the Housatonic and Naugatuck Rivers. This production village used to be named for its founder, Anson Phelps, a businessman who performed a favorite position in the neighborhood. Ansonia stocks its earliest
history with the neighboring city of Derby, of which it used to be a component until eventually 1889. Ansonia has been referred to as the commercial center of the Naugatuck Valley. but, as one can find inside of, its heritage is wealthy past its undefined. Ansonia highlights the town’s wonderful
old houses and church buildings. This one city had 25 church buildings at one time. The ebook follows the city via strong instances in addition to tough occasions, comparable to the snow fall of 1888 and the Flood of 1955 and the redevelopment days that followed.

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