Bibliography

Bibliography and Sources: P.T. Barnum

Struggles and triumphs, or, Forty years' recollections of P. T. Barnum.  Written by himself.  Author's edition. (Biography complete to April, 1871.)  New York:  American News Company, 1871. vii, 856 p. illus. 20 cm. The life of P. T. Barnum.  Written by himself, including his golden rules ...

March 09, 2011

Bibliography and Sources: Poli and Majestic Theaters

Poli and Majestic Theaters The Story of Bridgeport, by Elsie Nicholas Danenberg; illustrations by Jesse Benton.  Bridgeport, Conn.:  Bridgeport Centennial, Inc., 1936 Bridgeport:  a Pictorial History, by David W. Palmquist; design by Jamie Backus Raynor.  Norfolk, VA:  Donning, 1981; 1985 Only in Bridgeport:  an illustrated history of the ...

Bibliography: Beardsley Park and Zoo

Beardsley Park and Zoo Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo:  the First Eighty Years, Established 1922, by DeMattia, Robin F.  Virginia Beach, VA:  The Donning Co. Publishers, 2002. Dolly Curtis Interviews:  Dr. Howard Hochman, Veternarian for  Beardsley Zoo, Bridgeport, CT, 2000 , .  Easton, CT:  Curtis/Cromwell Productions, 2000 Dolly Curtis Interviews:  Greg ...

March 30, 2011

Bibliography: Mary and Eliza Freeman Houses

Mary and Eliza Freeman and houses A History of Connecticut’s Golden Hill Paugussett Tribe, by Charles Brilvitch.  Charleston, S.C.:  History Press, 2007 Binder:  Mary & Eliza Freeman Houses, Bridgeport, CT:  Structural Condition Survey and Report, prepared by Norden, James F., P.E.; Gibble Norden Champion Brown Consulting Engineers, Old ...

March 30, 2011

Bibliography: Tom Thumb /Charles Stratton

Charles Stratton "Have you seen Tom Thumb?", by Mabel Leigh Hunt. Illustrated by Fritz Eichenberg.  Philadelphia, New York:  Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1942. 259 p. incl. front. (port.) illus. 21 cm. Notes:  A biography of the midget entertainer who was a favorite attraction of the P.T. Barnum ...

March 09, 2011
Daniel Dash Morgan, 1844-1931:  Bridgeport Entrepreneur, Politician and Self-Made Man
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Daniel Dash Morgan, 1844-1931: Bridgeport Entrepreneur, Politician and Self-Made Man

By Carolyn Ivanoff Daniel Nash Morgan was a prominent Bridgeport personality for many years during his long life.  A self-made and extremely successful entrepreneur and politician, Daniel Nash Morgan served his city, state, and nation.  Interesting to note in these politically polarized times, he was a ...