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Hidden History of Ridgefield, Connecticut
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Jack Sanders
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

Time nearly erased many astounding tales and unexpected anecdotes from Ridgefield's history. Its colorful characters include a widow who built a landmark Manhattan hotel, her neighbor who invented one of the first "helicopters" and a CIA operative who helped one thousand Americans flee Saigon at the end of the Vietnam
Wicked Ridgefield, Connecticut
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Jack Sanders
Categories: True Crime
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-10 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

Ridgefield is no stranger to life’s shadier characters. The history of this idyllic community includes cunning crooks, suburban embezzlers, bungling burglars and wandering scallywags. In 1894, a group of bank robbers literally blew it in a heist at the Saving Bank—the explosion attracted witnesses to see the gang miss out
The History of Ridgefield, Conn
Language: en
Pages: 251
Authors: Daniel Webster Teller
Categories: Ridgefield (Conn. : Town)
Type: BOOK - Published: 1878 - Publisher:

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The History of Ridgefield, Connecticut
Language: en
Pages: 583
Authors: George Lounsbury Rockwell
Categories: Connecticut
Type: BOOK - Published: 1927 - Publisher:

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Ridgefield, 1900-1950
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Jack Sanders
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

Ridgefield has long been a destination-for tourists seeking a picturesque country village, for city dwellers looking for a weekend and summer retreat, and for immigrants in search of a new life. In the first half of the twentieth century, a period that corresponded to the heyday of the picture postcard,