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Connecticut was the 5<sup>th</sup> state in the USA; it became a state on January 9, 1788 .
State Abbreviation - CT State Capital - Hartford Largest City - Bridgeport
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The Connecticut Colony was one of the 13 original colonies in America, which
were divided into three regions including the New England Colonies, the Middle
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1639 -- first constitution adopted, establishing representative government 1656 --
first municipal public library in America, a bequest to the "towne of New Haven"
Within its compact borders, Connecticut has forested hills, new urban skylines,
shoreline beaches, white-steeple colonial churches, and historic village greens.