A History of the Connecticut River by W. Griswold
The Connecticut River has benefited people as early as 10,000 years ago. The River has been a major resource for the early settlers, as it fostered quicker communication, trading and transportation, to creating a perfect environment for wildlife. People have thrived and progressed over hundreds of years because of the River. Understanding its rich history and its importance will ensure the health of the river for many more generations to enjoy.