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Facts About Connecticut’s Governors
Governor John Trumbull, Sr From the Museum's Gubernatorial Portrait Collection
Governor John Trumbull, Sr.  From the Museum’s Gubernatorial Portrait Collection

Each of Connecticut’s eighty-seven governors has made valuable contributions to the rich history of our state. Yet, while many people have studied Connecticut’s history, few know very much about the governors themselves. How much do you know?

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