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Stamford History Research Information

Stamford and Connecticut History


Stamford, Connecticut, a bibliography – An annotated, indexed compilation of books, pamphlets, special editions of newspapers, atlas, articles in periodicals, and motion picture film, containing information relating to the history of Stamford, Connecticut

History of Stamford, Connecticut – From its Settlement in 1641, to the Present Time, Including Darien, which was One of its Parishes until 1820

Picturesque Stamford – A Souvenir of the Two Hundred and Fiftieth Anniversary of the Settlement of the Town of Stamford (Google Books)

Stamford High School Wall of Fame – Stamford High’s Wall of Fame was unveiled in 1998 to acknowledge graduates who have made a significant contribution to their field and to the community.

Stamford Historic Structures – Information regarding the historic structures standing throughout Stamford.

Stamford History Center – History Center of Stamford, established in 1901

City of Stamford Mayors - Chronological list of the Mayors of Stamford, Connecticut


Connecticut Historical & Genealogical Societies – Connecticut Town Historical Societies, Counties Genealogical Societies, Hereditary Societies of Connecticut, Connecticut Recognized Societies and Historical Societies in Connecticut. Free Directory of Obituaries and Obituary Resources by State

Connecticut State Library – Historical and genealogical sources of the Connecticut State Library.

History Day in Connecticut – An annual program which provides an exciting opportunity for students to become historians.

The Public Records of the Colony of Connecticut, 1636-1776 – This information comes from 15 digitized volumes of Connecticut public records. Information can be browsed or searched. Project of University of Connecticut.

Local History Reference Collection

The mission of this collection is to identify, acquire and preserve research materials related to local, state, and regional history. The Stamford Room contains a collection of materials in a variety of formats.