Hartford, CT Knitting Company Fire, Apr 1857

Fire at Hartford, Conn.

HARTFORD, Wednesday, March 17. The large building, two hundred feet long, and five stories high, belonging to the New-Britain Knitting Company, with its machinery, was burnt this morning. Loss $100,000; insured for $80,000 in the Hartford, Providence and Springfield offices.

The New York Times, New York, NY 19 Apr 1857